AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State University will play host to an unprecedented fifth consecutive NCAA Tournament this weekend when the Southeast Regional tips in Christenberry Fieldhouse.
The regional will consist of four sessions and include seven games over a four-day stretch. Georgia Southwestern (20-8), the No. 3 seed, and sixth-seeded Montevallo (18-10) will tip off quarterfinal play at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday. At 2:30 p.m., second-seeded Lincoln Memorial (27-2) and No. 7 Anderson (18-11) will meet in the second game of session one.
Top-seeded Augusta State (28-3) and No. 8 UNCP (18-11) will tangle for the fourth time this season in the first game of the second session at 6:00 p.m., before No. 4 Queens (20-7) and No. 5 seed Limestone (23-6) wrap up the first day's play at 8:30 p.m.
All tickets for the 2011 NCAA Southeast Regional are $10 per session and are available for purchase online at the official website of ASU Athletics -- www.jaguarsroar.com -- by visiting the Official Team Store link. Tickets will also be available for purchase at the Christenberry Fieldhouse box office beginning Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m., one hour prior to tipoff of the first game of the regional.
The $10 session tickets are also on sale today through Friday in the Jag Card Office located on the second floor of the Jaguar Student Activities Center (JSAC) from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., today, tomorrow and Friday. For more information on the Jag Card ticket sales, call 706-731-7080.
To accommodate the fans, a shuttle service will run on Saturday and Sunday, March 12 and 13 from 5:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. each day. The former Save-A-Lot parking lot on Wrightsboro Road will be used as an overflow parking lot, and fans will be shuttled to and from Christenberry Fieldhouse every 15 minutes.
For more information on the 2011 NCAA Southeast Regional, visit the official website of the 2011 NCAA Southeast Regional at www.jaguarsroar.com.
2011 NCAA SOUTHEAST REGIONAL
March 12, 13 & 15
Augusta, Ga. vChristenberry Fieldhouse
Saturday, March 12 -- Quarterfinals
Session No. 1
12:00 p.m. -- No. 3 Georgia Southwestern (20-8) vs. No. 6 Montevallo (18-10)
2:30 p.m. -- No. 2 Lincoln Memorial (27-2) vs. No. Anderson (18-11)
Session No. 2
6:00 p.m. -- No. 1 Augusta State (28-3) vs. No. 8 UNC Pembroke (18-11)
8:30 p.m. -- No. 4 Queens (20-7) vs. No. 5 Limestone (23-6)
Sunday, March 13 -- Semifinals
Session No. 3
No. 3 Georgia Southwestern-No. 6 Montevallo WINNER vs. No. 2 Lincoln Memorial-No. 7 Anderson WINNER
No. 1 Augusta State-No. 8 UNC Pembroke WINNER vs. No. 4 Queens-No. 5 Limestone WINNER
Tuesday, March 15 -- Championship
Session No. 4
No. 3 Georgia Southwestern-No. 6 Montevallo-No. 2 Lincoln Memorial-No. 7 Anderson WINNER
No. 1 Augusta State-No. 8 UNC Pembroke-No. 4 Queens-No. 5 Limestone WINNER