*Best NCAA run: 1982 — lost to Maryland, 94-71, in the opening round. 1983 — lost to Alabama in the opening round.
*Location: Mount Pleasant, Mich.
*Enrollment: 28,292 (per 2010)
*Best all-time player: Sue Nissen (1988-1991), CMU's only All-American and she earned it as a freshman. She is the Chippewas all-time leading scorer with 1,938. She was the MAC Freshman of the Year in 1998, was voted All-Mid American First Team three times and inducted into the CMU Hall of Fame in 2001.
*Best non-basketball alum: Jeff Daniels, actor who is known for his role with Jim Carey in “Dumb and Dumber,” but more recently known as Will McAvoy on “The Newsroom” and the voice behind many new Apple commercials.
*History: This will mark the first time Oklahoma and Central Michigan have faced each other.