Feb. 25, 2006
Worcester, Mass. - Tickets for next week's Patriot League women's basketball tournament, which will be held on the campus of Holy Cross from Thursday, March 2-Saturday, March 4, will go on sale at 9:00 AM on Monday, February 27. Fans wishing to purchase tickets may call the Holy Cross ticket office at (508) 793-2573 between 9:00 AM and 4:30 PM to place orders or e-mail ticket requests to firstname.lastname@example.org. Back up lines are (508) 793-2571 and (508) 793-2572.
Holy Cross season ticket holders must place their orders by 5:00 PM on Tuesday to reserve their regular-season seating locations.
Ticket prices for Thursday's quarterfinal games are $7 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens. Ticket prices for tournament package seating (two quarterfinal games on Thursday; one semifinal game on Saturday) are $12 for adults and $5 for students and senior citizens.
The tournament format will have third-seeded Bucknell playing sixth-seeded Lehigh at 5:30 PM at the Hart Center on Thursday, March 2, followed by second-seeded Holy Cross against seventh-seeded American in the night cap at 8:00 PM. The winner of the first quarterfinal game will face the winner of the second quarterfinal game on Saturday, March 4. Tip-off for Saturday's semifinal game is slated for 1:00 PM.
Regular season champion and top-seeded Army will host fourth-seeded Navy, fifth-seeded Colgate and eighth-seeded Lafayette in the other bracket, which will play the first two rounds in West Point, N.Y. The Patriot League championship game will be held at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, March 8 at the highest remaining seed.
Ticket prices for the tournament championship game are $8 for adults and $4 for students and senior citizens.
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