Monday Night's Radio Show Highlights NCAA Tournament Run
March 21, 2011
MILWAUKEE - Fresh off two upsets and a ticket punched to the Sweet Sixteen, the "Marquette Basketball Hour with Buzz Williams" returns to Centercourt on Monday, March 21 from 6-7 p.m. on ESPN 540.
Players and coaching staff will be in attendance to interact with fans and offer comments about their NCAA tournament run.
Monday night promotions at Centercourt (1118 North 4th Street) include $5 all-you-can-eat wings for all fans. An iPad giveaway exclusively for students will also be held.
The radio show will be the last chance to see the Golden Eagles before they head east to take on No. 2 North Carolina in the East Regional Semifinals in Newark, N.J. on Friday, March 25 at 6:15 p.m. CT.
The No. 11-seed Marquette squad returns from a trip to Cleveland in which they scored two upsets, defeating No. 6 Xavier, 66-55, in the NCAA Second Round, and shocking No. 3 Syracuse, 66-62, in the NCAA Third Round Sunday night, clinching a spot in the Sweet Sixteen.
The gathering will also include a viewing party for the Marquette women's basketball team in the NCAA Second Round game against No. 1 Tennessee at 7 p.m. CT.
A free podcast of the entire program will be available for download on the On The Record Blog, featured on GoMarquette.com, shortly after the conclusion of the show.