NCAA Tournament Send-Off Planned for Wednesday

Kelsey Mattai as the Golden Eagles departed for last year's NCAA contests at Illinois.

Nov. 27, 2012

MILWAUKEE - The Marquette University pep band will be at the Al McGuire Center at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday to help send off the women's volleyball team to its second-consecutive NCAA Championship appearance. All are welcome to attend and show their support for the Golden Eagles.

Marquette (27-6) will face Creighton (28-3) on Friday, Nov. 30 at 4:30 p.m. at the Sports Pavilion on the campus of the University of Minnesota.

The Golden Eagles will have an open practice free for all to attend at the Sports Pavilion on Thursday in Minneapolis, Minn., at 1:35 p.m.

All matches this weekend will have live statistics and a live video stream, courtesy of Links to both can be found on


Tickets for the NCAA First and Second Rounds went on sale online at 5 p.m. Sunday through Tickets are available for purchase in person or over the phone through the Gopher Ticket Office at (612) 624-8080 (option 1). All-Session reserved tickets will be $20, while all-session general admission is $17 and student/youth/senior general admission is $12. Single session tickets will go on sale, Friday, Nov. 30 at 9 a.m.

All Session Reserved Chair back (all ages): $20
All Session Adult General Admission: $17
All Session Student/Youth/Senior: $12
All Session Group (10 or more): $10

Single Session (on sale Friday, Nov. 30 at 9 a.m.):
Reserved Chair back (all ages): $12
Adult General Admission: $10
Student/Youth/Senior: $8
Group (10 or more): $5





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