March 16, 2011

Basketball to Host CIT Second Round Game Friday vs. Air Force; Kids FREE!

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With all kids 18 and under admitted free, Santa Clara Basketball will host Air Force in the second round of the Post-Season Tournament on Fri., March 18 at 7 pm in the Leavey Center.  

Santa Clara is 20-14 and was 8-6 in the WCC.  Santa Clara defeated Northern Arizona on Tuesday night 68-63 to advance to the second round.

Air Force is 16-15 after defeating North Dakota 77-67 Tuesday night. The Falcons finished 6-10 in the Mountain West Conference this season.

Tickets can be purchased by calling 408-554-4660 or by visiting the Santa Clara website at  Click here NOW to buy Tickets!

Ruff Riders (Bronco student group) with valid Santa Clara I.D.'s will be admitted into the game free of charge and will be allowed to bring up to 6 friends each.  Santa Clara faculty and staff will be admitted free with an ID and are also encouraged to bring a friend for free!  Parking is FREE!

Ticket Prices

Season Ticket Holders (BBF Members)

2 Floor Seats for $30

2 Lower Chair Back Seats for $20

2 Lower Reserve and Upper Chair Back Seats for $15

General Admission Seat is $5

All kids will be admitted for free!


General Public

Floor Seats - $30 each

Lower Chair Back Seats - $20 each

Lower Reserve/ Upper Chair Back Seats - $15

General Admission Seat is $5

All kids will be admitted for free!

The CIT is a 24-team tournament that will feature 12 first-round games. Four of the teams that win first-round games will advance to the quarterfinals, while the other eight teams will play for the right to advance to the quarterfinals.

Missouri State won last year's CIT event with a 78-65 triumph over Pacific in the title game. In 2009, Old Dominion captured the CIT crown with a 66-62 victory at Bradley.  Missouri State came back to win the regular season MVC title this year and Old Dominion has already advanced to the NCAA Tournament again this season after winning its conference title for the second straight year.  ODU defeated Notre Dame in the first round of the 2010 NCAA Tournament.