GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Tickets are available for purchase to the 2013 Big Sky Men’s Basketball Tournament March 14-16 in Missoula, Mont., at the Ralph Engelstad Box Office. Fans can purchase full-session passes in a North Dakota designated area for $30 to follow the UND men’s basketball team as the Green and White embark on its first official chance to earn a berth to the NCAA Tournament.
No. 3 seed UND will open play on Thursday against No. 6 seed Southern Utah in a rematch of last Saturday’s regular season finale for both teams played at The Betty. UND won the contest 68-61 and finished its first season in the Big Sky with a 12-8 conference record.
The full-session passes will be available at the UND Ticket Office through Wednesday at 5 p.m. and can be picked up at the Dahlberg Arena will call in Missoula, Mont. Fans can also call the ticket office to make purchases (701-777-4689).
For more information fans can also visit the Big Sky Tournament home page at www.BigSkyConf.com.
The UND-SUU quarterfinal is set to start on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. CT. The first quarterfinal between No. 2 Weber State and No. 7 Northern Arizona is scheduled for 3 p.m. CT, while No. 4 seed Montana State and No. 5 seed Northern Colorado conclude the quarterfinal round at 9 p.m. CT.
The top-seeded Grizzlies received a bye and will await the highest-remaining seed in the second semifinal on Friday at 9 p.m. CT. The first seminal is slated for 6:30 p.m. CT.
— Go UND —