WVU Hosts Home Game

The West Virginia University men's basketball team will play host to Rhode Island on Friday, March 19, in the first round of the National Invitation Tournament. Tipoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the WVU Coliseum.

Tickets will go on sale at 9 a.m. Thursday at the Mountaineer Ticket Office in the WVU Coliseum. Fans can stop by the Coliseum or call 1-800-WVU GAME.

Tickets are priced at $19 for lower level seating and $10 for seats in the upper deck. Tickets for WVU students are priced at $4. The first 500 WVU students will receive free admission, courtesy of Coca-Cola. Children under 18 can purchase tickets at the gate only on game day for $4.

Season ticket holders have until 10 a.m. on Friday to purchase their reserved seat from the season.

The Mountaineers, now 16-13, defeated Kent State, 65-54, on Wednesday. Rhode Island (20-13) defeated Boston University, 80-52, on Wednesday.

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