PROVO, Ut. (Mar. 19, 2003) This year's NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Championships are set to begin this weekend. The BYU women's basketball team is gearing up for its first round match up with the Colorado Buffaloes Saturday night.
Tickets for the two sessions (Saturday and Monday) are available in two sections of the arena. Mid-court chair seats are $30 and mid-court bleacher seats are $24 for the public and $12 for students. BYU plays the second game on Saturday, Mar. 22 after the North Carolina vs. Austin Peay game that tips off at 7:18 p.m. The winners play again on Monday. Cougar fans can purchase tickets by calling the BYU ticket office at 1-800-322-BYU1 or 801-378-BYU1. They are also available through the women's athletic office by calling 801-422-4225.
Fans are also invited to participate in a pep rally at the Boulder Institute Building at 965 Broadway. Festivities begin at 6:15 p.m., with the team, cheerleaders, Cosmo and the Cougar band. Plans are also underway for a possible Sunday evening fireside.