Cincinnati Ticket Allotment for BIG EAST Tournament Sold Out

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March 3, 2008

CINCINNATI - The University of Cincinnati Athletics Ticket Office announced it has sold out of its allotment of tickets to the 2008 BIG EAST Men's Basketball Championship. The BIG EAST Championships will take place March 12-15 in Madison Square Garden in New York City. The Bearcats clinched a spot in the tournament last week and, due to the tight conference standings, are waiting to find out their opponent and game time.


Fans not attending the Championship in New York will be able to follow the Bearcats and all of the action on ESPN or at the BIG EAST Conference's website The schedule of games is as follows:



2008 BIG EAST Championship - Madison Square Garden

Schedule of Games


Session 1 - 1st Round Game (afternoon)

Wednesday, March 12

Game A #8 vs #9, Noon, ESPN

Game B #5 vs #12, 2:00 pm, ESPN


Session 2--1st Round Doubleheader (evening)

Wednesday, March 12

Game C #7 vs #10, 7:00 pm, ESPN

Game D #6 vs #11,  9:00 pm, ESPN


Session 3 - Quarterfinal Round (afternoon)

Thursday, March 13

Game E Game A Winner vs. #1, Noon, ESPN

Game F Game B Winner vs. #4, 2:00 pm, ESPN


Session 4 - Quarterfinal Round (evening)

Thursday, March 13

Game G Game C Winner vs #2, 7:00 pm, ESPN

Game H Game D Winner vs. #3, 9:00 pm, ESPN


Session 5 - Semifinal Round

Friday, March 14

Game I Games E & F Winners, 7:00 pm, ESPN

Game J Games G & H Winners, 9:00 pm, ESPN


Session 6 - Championship Game

Saturday, March 15 Game K Championship, 9:00 pm, ESPN


Note: Madison Square Garden general public entrances open 1 hour before scheduled game times.