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Northwest Bearcats

Press Release


March 2, 2013

Men’s field set for MIAA Tournament

MIAA Tournament Central

MARYVILLE, Mo. – With Saturday’s loss the Northwest Missouri State men’s basketball team will open action in the 2013 MIAA Postseason Tournament at Bearcat Arena against No. 12 seed Missouri Western at 7 p.m. Monday March 4.

Tournament action starts Monday with first round action on campus sites with the winners advancing to Kansas City. A Northwest win would give the Bearcats a quarterfinal match up with No. 4 seed Northeastern State at 2:15 p.m. Thursday in Kansas City at Municipal Auditorium.

The 2013 MIAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Champion earns automatic qualification to the 2013 NCAA Division II Men’s Basketball Central Regional held March 16-19 at a site to be determined.

Tickets are currently on sale and can be purchased at the Northwest Student Services Center in the Administration Building. Fans can purchase tickets either in person or by phone at 660.562.1212 during regular business hours or at the ticket window before Thursday’s game.

Regular season ticket holders will have the opportunity to purchase seats their regular season locations. All ticket prices for Monday’s first round game are listed below. All-Session MIAA Tournament passes will not be accepted for admission into Monday’s game.

Reserved: $15
Railback-Reserved: $10
General Admission Adult: $10
Senior Citizens and Students: $5

Fans can also buy tickets for games in Kansas City by calling 1-800-745-3000, online at or make their purchase through area Ticketmaster outlets, including the Municipal Auditorium box office.

Ticket prices are as follows:
All-Session - $50 (best value - $65 if purchased at Municipal Auditorium)
Single-Session - $20 – good for any session during the tournament
Students - $5 (ages 6 through college) – good for any session.
Ages 5 and under FREE.

2013 MIAA Tournament Schedule

Monday, March 4, 2013 (Campus Sites - High Seed Hosts)
Game 1: #9 Missouri Southern at #8 Emporia State  7 p.m.
Game 2: #12 Missouri Western at #5 Northwest Missouri  7 p.m.
Game 3: #11 Southwest Baptist at #6 Central Oklahoma  7 p.m.
Game 4: #10 Truman at #7 Pittsburg State  7 p.m.

Thursday, March 7, 2013 (Muncipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Mo.)
Game 5: #1 Fort Hays State vs. Winner Game 1                     12 p.m.
Game 6: #4 Northeastern State vs. Winner Game 2                 2:15 p.m.
Game 7: #2 Central Missouri vs. Winner Game 4                     6:00 p.m.
Game 8: #3 Washburn vs. Winner Game 3                               8:15 p.m.

Saturday, March 9, 2013 (Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Mo.)
Game 9: Winner Game 5 vs. Winner Game 6                          12 p.m.
Game 10: Winner Game 7 vs. Winner Game 8                         2:15 p.m.

Sunday, March 10, 2013 (Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Mo.)
Game 11: Winner Game 9 vs. Winner Game 10                       1:00 p.m.
All times are approximate

For more information, please contact:

Media Relations Department, Northwest Athletics | 660.562.1118 | Fax: 660.562.1582

Northwest Athletics
Lamkin Activity Center | 800 University Drive | Maryville, MO 64468