Tide Hosts Lobos In NIT Monday

Alabama won't be competing with NCAA games as it moves to the second round of the NIT. It was announced Wednesday that Bama will host New Mexico in the second round of the NIT on Monday. Game time and television network are to be determined.

Alabama gets to host the second round game by virtue of its number one seed in the NIT. The Crimson Tide advanced to the second round by virtue of its 68-44 win over Coastal Carolina on Tuesday. New Mexico, the fourth seed in the bracket with Alabama, advanced with a 69-57 win over UTEP.

Tickets for Monday's game will go on sale Thursday at 9 a.m.CDT. Those wishing to purchase tickets can do so online at www.RollTide.com, via phone by calling 1-877-TIDE-TIX, or in person at the Coleman Coliseum ticket window from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Fans are encouraged to purchase online and use the ‘print at home' option for the most convenient delivery of tickets and to avoid having to wait in any potential lines at will call.

Ticket prices are as follows: $10 for courtside seats (front court and back court) and baseline reserved seats; $8 for adult general admission seats; $4 for general admission tickets for youths age 18 and under; and $4 for UA Students who present a valid I.D.

Courtside and baseline regular season ticket holders wishing to purchase their regular seats must order tickets by Friday at 5 p.m., CDT.

Courtside and Baseline season ticket holders will receive a Tide-mail on Thursday morning to order their seats online. Courtside and Baseline Season Ticket holders can also call the Ticket/TIDE PRIDE Office beginning Thursday at 8 a.m., CDT.

After Friday at 5 p.m., CDT, all available courtside (front court and back court) and baseline reserved seats will be open for the general public.

The Coleman Coliseum Club Room will not be open for NIT games.

All regular basketball game parking lots will be open and available, except for parking spaces reserved for handicapped/disabled patrons. Parking passes that were issued for the regular season games will not be valid or in effect for any hosted NIT games.

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