Schedule Changes Made to Softball's Blues City Classic
Feb. 27, 2009
For Immediate Release
MEMPHIS - The third annual University of Memphis softball's Blues City Classic has been changed from a six-team tournament to three teams due to expected inclement weather. The tournament begins this afternoon at 1:30 p.m. at the Tiger Softball Complex as Memphis hosts UMKC and continues until Sunday.
Belmont, Evansville and SEMO were originally scheduled to participate in the tournament. The three-day tournament now includes Memphis, North Dakota and UMKC. Each team will play each other twice.
The entire tournament is free to the public. Free live stats through CBS College Sports GameTracker and free live streaming video of every game in the tournament is available. Links can be found at GoTigersGo.com or at the Blues City Classic Tournament page.
The new tournament schedule is as follows:Friday, February 271:30 p.m. UMKC vs. Memphis4 p.m. North Dakota vs. UMKC
Saturday, February 2812 p.m. UMKC vs. North Dakota 2 p.m. North Dakota vs. Memphis
Sunday, March 111:30 a.m. Memphis vs. UMKC 1:30 p.m. Memphis vs. North Dakota