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Colonels to Play Kansas in NCAA Opener in St. Louis Friday

Colonels to Play Kansas in NCAA Opener in St. Louis Friday

The Colonels (24-9), making their eighth NCAA Tournament appearance and first since 2007, are the No. 15 seed in the South Region. Kansas (24-9) is the No. 2 seed.

Tickets are available at the EKU Athletics Ticket office. Tickets are $86 or $66 per session and can be purchased by phone (859-622-2122) or in person at the ticket office located in room 105 of Alumni Coliseum. All orders must be received by 6 p.m. on Monday, March 17.

The winner of the EKU/Kansas game will play the winner of No. 7 seed New Mexico/No. 10 Stanford on Sunday in St. Louis.

Eastern defeated No. 1 seed Belmont, 79-73, on March 8 in Nashville to win the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament and earn the league’s automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.

Eastern’s men’s basketball team will face Kansas University in the NCAA Tournament on Friday at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Mo. The game is scheduled to begin at 4:10 p.m. ET and will air on TBS.

 

Lynn, Karen, ed. "Colonels to Play Kansas in NCAA Opener in St. Louis Friday." EKU Update 14 (17 Mar. 2014): 14. EKU Division of Public Relations & Marketing. Web. 17 Mar. 2014. <http://www.prm.eku.edu/Update/?issue=213&department=0&article=3273>.

Published on March 17, 2014

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