Albany, N.Y.- UAlbany Men's Basketball will face off against the New Hampshire Wildcats in the America East Conference Quarterfinals on Saturday, March 3 at the Reich Family Pavilion (2:15 pm) in West Hartford, Conn. These two teams have faced off three times in the America East Conference Tournament, twice in the quarterfinals with UAlbany having the slight edge overall, 2-1. It will be five years to the day on Saturday when these two teams last met in the tournament, as the Great Danes defeated the Wildcats, 64-47, in the quarterfinals in route to their second NCAA tournament appearance.
For students looking for an easy way to get to the tournament head over to the merchandise store in the SEFCU Lobby to purchase ticket for a round-trip ride on DANEger Zone fan bus and a game admission. Tickets go on sale Wednesday, Feb. 29th at 12 pm. Students with a valid student ID will pay $10 and non-students will pay $15.
Single-session tickets for the 2012 America East Basketball Championship and all-session packages are currently available. For more information on how to purchase tickets visit americaeast.com or call Hartford's Ticket Office, which is open Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 860-768-HAWK(4295).
The winner between UAlbany and New Hampshire will face the winner of the play-in game between UMBC/Binghamton and No. 1 Stony Brook on Sunday, March 4 at 5:02 p.m.