Tuesday March 25, 2008

On the Road

The surging Dayton Flyers face Ohio State in the NIT quarterfinals March 26. The winner plays in Madison Square Garden.

The Dayton Flyers will travel to The Ohio State University for a 9 p.m. game on Wednesday, March 26, in the National Invitation Tournament quarterfinals. It's the first meeting between the two teams in two decades. The winner advances to an NIT semifinal game Tuesday in Madison Square Garden in New York.

The game, which will be played at the Jerome Schottenstein Center, will be televised by ESPN2.

Dayton enters the game 23-10 overall and 6-1 in the month of March. The Buckeyes are 21-13. Dayton advances to the quarterfinals for the 14th time in the program's history.

Ticket prices are $20 for general public and $10 for UD Students.

A free shuttle service will provide drop off and pick up at the Schottenstein Center front door. For driving directions and shuttle information, go to www.schottensteincenter.com.

There are three ways for the general public to purchase tickets:

Online: Tickets may be purchased over the Internet at www.ohiostatebuckeyes.com/tickets

By telephone: Tickets may be charged by phone by calling 1-800-GO-BUCKS.

In person: Tickets may be purchased at The Ohio State ticket office located in the Southeast rotunda of the Schottenstein Center.

All will-call tickets can be picked up starting two hours before game time at the Schottenstein Center's basketball practice facility located at the Southwest corner of the Schottenstein Center.

There is no entry into the Schottenstein Center until one-and-a-half hours before the game.