COLUMBIA, Mo. - The University of Missouri men's basketball team has been selected to play in its second straight NCAA Tournament. The bracket was revealed late Sunday afternoon, and the Tigers have earned a No. 10 seed in the East Region.
Mizzou will face No. 7 seed Clemson this Friday, March 19, in Buffalo, N.Y. Tipoff time for the game at HSBC Arena will be at approximately 1:45 p.m. (central time), or one half-hour following the conclusion of the first game of the day, which pits West Virginia and Morgan State at 11:15 a.m. (central time).
The Mizzou Ticket Office was allocated a very limited number of tickets. Based on such limited availability, only 2009 Tiger Scholarship Fund members and men's basketball season ticket holders qualify to purchase based on availability. Donors and season ticket holders may purchase tickets from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Monday, March 15th, by calling the Mizzou Ticket Office at 1-800-CAT-PAWS while supplies last. Ordering limits may apply.
Should any tickets remain after 1:00 p.m. Monday, all alumni and fans may order by phone if/while supplies last.
Only Visa, MasterCard, or Discover cards will be accepted for payment for NCAA Tournament tickets. First-round tickets are priced at $73. Should the Tigers advance to the second round of the tournament, those who received first-round tickets will automatically be charged and receive second-round tickets.
All tickets purchased may be picked up with proper ID at the HSBC Arena Will Call Ticket Office beginning approximately 2 hours before tip off.
More information will follow as it becomes available for the East Regional, so be sure to stay tuned to www.mutigers.com for details.