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Rockets Taking Pre-Sale Orders for 2014 FirstEnergy MAC Basketball Tournament

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Pre-sale orders for the 2014 FirstEnergy Mid-American Conference Men's and Women's Basketball Tournament are being taken now at the UT Athletic Ticket Office or by calling 419-530-GOLD (4653).

The tournament will be held at Quicken Loans Arena from Wednesday, March 12 through Saturday, March 15.

Tickets can be ordered at the following prices for each session: $10 for women's basketball and $34 for men's basketball. The same tickets purchased at Quicken Loans will be $13 for women's sessions and $56 for men's sessions.

UT students will purchase tickets at Quicken Loans on game day by going to the UT table set up in the concourse. Students must show their Rocket ID, one ID per student, one ticket per ID. Tickets are $5 for women's basketball sessions and $10 for men's basketball sessions. The supply of UT Student tickets is limited.

The 5-12 seeds will play first round games on campus sites on Monday, March 10 with the winners advancing to face each other in the second round at Quicken Loans Arena. The second-round winners will advance to the quarterfinal games to play the No. 3 and No. 4 seeds with those winners advancing to the semifinal games to play the No. 1 and No. 2 seeds. The seeding is based on conference winning percentage, regardless of division.

For complete tournament information, please go to MAC Tournament Central.

Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

March 10th - First Round - Campus Sites
Game 1: No. 12 Seed at No. 5 Seed, TBA
Game 2: No. 9 Seed at No. 8 Seed, TBA
Game 3: No. 10 Seed at No. 7 Seed, TBA
Game 4: No. 11 Seed at No. 6 Seed, TBA

March 12th - Second Round - Quicken Loans Arena
Game 5: Game 1 Winner vs. Game 2 Winner. 6:30 p.m.
Game 6: Game 3 Winner v. Game 4 Winner*

March 13th - Quarterfinals - Quicken Loans Arena
Game 7: Game 5 Winner vs. No. 4 Seed, 6:30 p.m.
Game 8: Game 6 Winner vs. No. 3 Seed*

March 14th - Semifinals - Quicken Loans Arena
Game 9: Game 7 Winner vs. No. 1 Seed, 6:30 p.m.
Game 10: Game 8 Winner vs. No. 2 Seed*

March 15th - Championship - Quicken Loans Arena
Game 11: Championship Game, TBA

*30 minutes following the completion of the first game of the session


Women's Basketball Tournament Schedule

March 10th - First Round - Campus Sites
Game 1: No. 12 Seed at No. 5 Seed, TBA
Game 2: No. 9 Seed at No. 8 Seed, TBA
Game 3: No. 10 Seed at No. 7 Seed, TBA
Game 4: No. 11 Seed at No. 6 Seed, TBA

March 12th - Second Round - Quicken Loans Arena
Game 5: Game 1 Winner vs. Game 2 Winner, Noon
Game 6: Game 3 Winner v. Game 4 Winner*

March 13th - Quarterfinals - Quicken Loans Arena
Game 7: Game 5 Winner vs. No. 4 Seed, Noon
Game 8: Game 6 Winner vs. No. 3 Seed*

March 14th - Semifinals - Quicken Loans Arena
Game 9: Game 7 Winner vs. No. 1 Seed, Noon
Game 10: Game 8 Winner vs. No. 2 Seed*

March 15th - Championship - Quicken Loans Arena
Game 11: Championship Game, 1 p.m.

*30 minutes following the completion of the first game of the session