March 22, 2011
PULLMAN, Wash. - A trip to New York's Madison Square Garden is on the line as No. 2 Washington State men's basketball hosts No. 4 Northwestern in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) Quarterfinals, Wednesday, March 23 at 8 p.m. PT at Beasley Coliseum. Tickets for Wednesday's game at Pullman are currently available for purchase.
General Admission tickets are $15, while student tickets are $5. Tickets can be purchased online HERE, by calling 1-800-GO-COUGS during normal business hours, or in person at the WSU Athletics Ticket Office. Fans are encouraged to purchase tickets online to avoid long hold times and long lines.
WSU students can purchase tickets by logging on to their student accounts HERE.
Wednesday's game will be WSU's home finale this year, while this season marks the first time WSU will host a quarterfinal game, as the Cougars are 5-0 in home NIT games and 6-4 in the tournament. WSU has never gotten past the quarterfinal round of the NIT and just four different Pac-10 teams have made it to the semifinals of the tournament in New York.