Jan. 21, 2011
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - Tickets are on sale now for the 2011 ampm Big West Conference Men's and Women's Basketball Tournament, and now it has become even easier to buy tickets. Don't miss your chance to see exciting college basketball over three days in March.
For ticket information please call (805) 893-UCSB or visit the Ticket Office located inside the Intercollegiate Athletics building on campus. Applications for Big West Tournament tickets can also be obtained at any Gaucho men's or women's basketball game.
The 2011 ampm Big West Basketball Tournament will take place during the second week of March. Women's quarterfinal action begins Tuesday, March 8 on campus sites. The action then shifts to Honda Center on Thursday, March 10 for men's quarterfinal action. The men's and women's semifinals will take place on Friday beginning with the women's games at 12:00 pm followed by the men's games at 6:30 pm. Championship Saturday starts at 1:00 pm on March 12 with the women's final. The men's final will take place at 5:00 pm.
The UCSB men's team will be aiming to defend its tournament title and return to the NCAA Tournament. The Gaucho women's team will be looking to regain a title it last won in 2009.
All-Session tickets are good for all games and available now. The regular price is $64 per ticket.
Also, the 2011 ampm Big West Fast Break Tour began Wednesday, January 19 on the campus of UC Irvine. The tour, in its sixth season, will make a stop at each of the nine Big West campuses over the next seven weeks leading to the 2011 ampm Big West Basketball Tournament at Honda Center in March. Fans can win prizes, including Big West merchandise, tournament tickets and an iPad. Stop by the tour tent on campus of before the basketball game later that night to enter the contest.
The 2011 ampm Big West Fast Break Tour arrives at UCSB on Saturday, Mar. 5, the day the Gauchos host Cal Poly. The tour stop will take place at The Arbor on campus from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The game against the Mustangs will tip-off at 7:00 p.m. in the Thunderdome. To purchase tickets to the game, please call (805) 893-UCSB, visit the Ticket Office located inside the Intercollegiate Athletics building on campus or buy online and print at home by clicking here.
For more information on the 2011 ampm Big West Fast Break Tour, click here.