WORCESTER, Mass. – The Holy Cross women's basketball team has been accepted to play in the Women's Basketball Invitational (WBI) as announced by the WBI committee Monday evening. The Crusaders will play as the No. 4 seed and are set to host the fifth-seed, New Hampshire, on Thursday, March 15. Game time is set for 7:00 p.m. at the Hart Center in Worcester, Mass.
The WBI was established in 2010. The tournament bracket consists of 16 teams with all single elimination games. The contests stretch from March 14-15 through the weekend of March 24-25. The winner of the Holy Cross/New Hampshire game will move on to play the winner of No. 1 Robert Morris versus No. 8 Manhattan.
Tickets for the 2012 WBI Tournament will go on sale Tuesday, March 13. Tickets are $10 for adults, and $6 for youth/seniors. Holy Cross student tickets are just $2, and any youth wearing their team basketball jersey will also get in for just $2.
Please contact the Holy Cross Ticket Office at 508-793-2573 to purchase tickets in advance.