Date Posted:02/27/2006,  10:00AM

Bowdoin to Host NCAA Regional

BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College women's basketball team will host a First and Second-Round Regional in the NCAA Tournament this Friday and Saturday at Morrell Gymnasium. Tickets for Friday's games will go on sale at the Athletics Office beginning Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. Tickets are $6 for adults, $3 for children. Bowdoin students, staff and faculty are free with ID, but will need a ticket to gain admission to the games. One ticket is good for both contests on Friday.

The Polar Bears (24-2) are the NESCAC Champions and will host Colby-Sawyer College (23-4), the champions of the Commonwealth Coast Conference in the second game on Friday evening at 7:00 p.m. Brandeis (19-4), out of the University Athletic Association will face Massachusetts State College Athletic Conference champion Salem State College (23-4) in the 5:00 p.m. contest on Friday evening. Saturday's Second-Round game will tip-off at 5:00 p.m.

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