Holy Cross-Hofstra Game To Air On ESPNU

Feb. 5, 2007

WORCESTER, Mass. - The Holy Cross men's basketball team will face Hofstra University in the 2007 O'Reilly ESPNU BracketBusters on Saturday, February 17, at 3:00 p.m. on ESPNU. The contest between the Crusaders and the Pride will be one of 14 televised contests during BracketBusters weekend. Holy Cross currently stands 18-6 overall and 9-0 in the Patriot League, while Hofstra is 18-6 overall and 11-2 in the Colonial Athletic Association.

A limited number of tickets to the game are currently available to Holy Cross fans. Tickets to the game are $8.00, and may be purchased by calling the Holy Cross ticket office at (508) 793-2573. They are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

BracketBusters games will take place on either Friday, February 16, or Saturday, February 17. The complete television schedule follows.

2007 O'Reilly ESPNU BracketBusters Televised Games

Date     Time        Game                                 Network
Feb. 16  7:00 p.m.   Winthrop at Missouri State           ESPN2
         9:00 p.m.   Albany at Boise State                ESPNU
Feb. 17  1:00 p.m.   Appalachian State at Wichita State   ESPNU
         3:00 p.m.   Holy Cross at Hofstra                ESPNU
         4:00 p.m.   Southern Illinois at Butler          ESPN2
         4:00 p.m.   Kent State at George Mason           ESPN360
         5:00 p.m.   Austin Peay at Akron                 ESPNU
         6:00 p.m.   Northern Iowa at Nevada              ESPN2
         6:00 p.m.   Old Dominion at Toledo               ESPN360
         7:00 p.m.   Utah State at Oral Roberts           ESPNU
         8:00 p.m.   Bradley at Virginia Commonwealth     ESPN2
         8:00 p.m.   Cal State Fullerton at Wright State  ESPN360
         10:00 p.m.  Drexel at Creighton                  ESPN2
         11:59 p.m.  Ohio at New Mexico State             ESPN2

For more information on the O'Reilly ESPNU BracketBusters, click here.