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DePauw hosts NCAA first and second round games

DePauw hosts NCAA first and second round games

February 26, 2007

February 26, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - The 25-3 DePauw women's basketball team, which earned automatic qualification into the NCAA Division III Championship after winning the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference tournament, opens national tournament play on Friday when it plays host to 19-8 Transylvania University at the Neal Fieldhouse in DePauw's Lilly Center.

Game time is set for 7 p.m. or 30 minutes after the conclusion of the evening's first game, whichever is later. The Pioneers earned an at-large berth into the tournament. In Friday's other first-round game, Denison (24-4) takes on Hope (24-3) at 5 p.m. The winners square off in Saturday's second-round game at 7 p.m.

General admission tickets for each night are $6, while senior citizens, students and children will be admitted for $3. Children under two years of age will be admitted free of charge as will DePauw students by showing their student ID card. Tickets go on sale when the gates open at 4 p.m. on Friday and 6 p.m. Saturday.

More details will be posted throughout the week.