Date Posted:02/26/2007,  9:00AM

Bowdoin To Host NCAA Regional


BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College women's basketball team will host a first and second-round NCAA Regional as pairings for the Division III Tournament were announced on Monday morning.

The Polar Bears (26-1), ranked first in the latest national polls, will host Mount Holyoke (21-7) in the second game of a doubleheader on Friday at 7:00 p.m. The early match-up will feature Maine Maritime (25-3) and Keene State (21-6) and is slated for a 5:00 p.m. tip-off. The winners will meet at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday in the second-round contest.

Tickets will be on sale starting Wednesday morning at 10:00 a.m. in the Bowdoin Athletic Department. Tickets are $6 for adults, $3 for children and senior citzens. Bowdoin students are free with ID, but need to pick up a ticket for admission to the games.

Bowdoin will offer live webcasts of all NCAA Women's Basketball regional games this weekend. Check the Bowdoin website later this week for more details.