Bucs conclude final preparations for A-Sun Tournament
Wednesday, February 28, 2007

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 28, 2007) -- The ETSU men's basketball team will begin its quest for a third NCAA Tournament berth in five seasons on Thursday, as the regular season champions and No. 1-seeded Buccaneers take on the No. 8-seeded Stetson Hatters in the quarterfinals of the General Shale Brick Atlantic Sun Conference Men's Basketball Championships at Memorial Center.

Tip time for the ETSU/Stetson game is set for 7 p.m., followed by the 9:15 tilt between No. 4 Lipscomb and No. 5 Mercer. Both evening games from the second session will air live on regional television thanks to CSS, while fans unable to get the CSS signal can watch via live video streaming at ETSUBucs.com. The day's activity will actually start at 1 p.m. when No. 2 Belmont takes on No. 7 Gardner-Webb, followed by No. 3 Jacksonville vs. No. 6 Campbell.

Tickets are still available, but are going fast. Fans can call 423.439.ETSU (3878) to purchase tickets by phone, or they can purchase tickets at the ETSU ticket office.

For more on the Bucs as they enter the 2007 postseason, click on the postseason media guide link located above.