Tulsa to Host Northwestern in NIT First Round

Monday, March 16, 2009

The University of Tulsa Golden Hurricane will host the Northwestern Wildcats of the Big 10 Conference on Wednesday night, March 18, at 8:05 pm (CT), at the Donald W. Reynolds Center.

The University of Tulsa Golden Hurricane will host the Northwestern Wildcats of the Big 10 Conference on Wednesday night, March 18, at 8:05 pm (CT), at the Donald W. Reynolds Center. The game will be televised nationally on ESPNU.

Tulsa will face the Wildcats for the first time in school history. The Hurricane has an overall 24-10 record, while Northwestern comes into the game with a 17-13 mark.

The Tulsa-Northwestern winner will play the winner of the Auburn-Tennessee Martin contest.Tickets will go on sale at 8:30 am Monday morning online at www.tulsahurricane.com, in person at the Donald W. Reynolds Center athletic ticket office or by calling 918-631-GoTU (4688). The best and quickest way to purchase tickets is online at www.tulsahurricane.com. Ticket prices are $10, $15, $20 and $25.

Contact:
Athletic Communications Office
918-631-3200