March 19, 2013
BRONX, N.Y. - Tickets for the Army women's basketball WNIT First Round game at Fordham on Thursday are now available for purchase. The Black Knights and Rams will tipoff at Fordham's Rose Hill Gym in the Bronx at 7 p.m. Doors open at 5:30.
Tickets are $5.00 for a general admission seat, $4.00 for students. Tickets can be purchased through the Fordham Ticket Office by phone at 855-RAM-TIXS or 718-817-4759, or online at www.FordhamSports.com. Fans can also visit the ticket window on game day.
Army and Fordham are both making their postseason WNIT debuts on Thursday. The Black Knights show a 22-8 record and earned the Patriot League's automatic bid by winning the regular-season title. Army last competed in the postseason at the 2006 NCAA Championship, while Fordham last earned a postseason invite to the 1994 NCAA Tournament. The Rams are 24-8 and were selected at-large after advancing to the Atlantic 10 Championship where they lost to St. Joseph's 47-46.
The winner of the Army-Fordham game will play the winner of the Boston University and Sacred Heart contest which is also scheduled for Thursday night. The WNIT Second Round is slated for March 23-25.