Spartans Get Taste of NCAA Tournament at Media Day

March 21, 2009

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EAST LANSING, Mich - The NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament festivities began today at the Breslin Center as Michigan State, Duke, Middle Tennessee and Austin Peay participated in scheduled press conferences and open practices.

Games start tomorrow with the No. 9-seed Spartans hosting No. 8-seed MTSU at 12 p.m. on ESPN2. No. 1-seed Duke will take on No. 16-seed Austin Peay 30 minutes upon conclusion of the first game, airing regionally on ESPN.

Fans can order tickets for the NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament First and Second Rounds through the Spartan Ticket Office online at or by phone at 517-355-1610 or 1-800-GO-STATE. Tickets are $40 (adult) and $20 (youth/senior/MSU student) and are for two games Sunday and one game Tuesday. In addition, groups of 15 or more can purchase all-session tickets for only $20.