Memphis to Play Host to TiVo NIT Third Round Game
March 20, 2001
The University of Memphis will play host to New Mexico in the third round of the TiVo NIT Thursday in The Pyramid. Tip-off is slated for 7 p.m.
Tickets go on sale Wednesday at 8 a.m. at the U of M's athletic ticket office. The Tiger ticket office will be open until 6 p.m. Wednesday and will be open on Thursday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tickets go on sale Wednesday at 12 p.m. at The Pyramid.
For phone orders, Tiger Club members at the Tom's Club Level and higher ($500) can call 678-2334. Remaining Tiger Club members, season ticket holders and the general public may call 678-2331.
Telephone orders will be available for pick up four hours after the order is placed. Will call tickets can be picked up at the Athletic Office Building until 6 p.m. on Wednesday and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday. Tickets not picked up by 3 p.m. Thursday at the AOB will be available for pick up at The Pyramid beginning at 5 p.m. Thursday.
Ticket prices are $15 and $5 for U of M students.
Memphis advanced to Thursday's third round with a 90-65 win over UTEP on Tuesday. New Mexico defeated Pepperdine 81-78 on Tuesday.
The winner of Thursday's game advances to the TiVo NIT semifinals to be played in New York City's Madison Square Garden.