Sunday March 15, 2009

Your Team, Your Town

The University of Dayton is inviting Dayton Flyer fans to view the NCAA selection show March 15. CBS will air national coverage as the Flyers look for an at-large bid.

Continuing with the season-long theme of "Your Team, Your Town," the University of Dayton is inviting all Dayton Flyer fans to attend an NCAA Selection Show viewing event on Sunday, March 15, at the Frericks Center on campus. The Flyers (26-7) are looking for an at-large bid after falling to Duquesne 77-66 in the A-10 Tournament semfinals.

Doors will open at 5 p.m. as CBS will announce the 65-team field beginning at 6 p.m. Admission is free and open to the public.

Dayton Flyers and NCAA Tournament merchandise will be sold, the Flyer pep band and UD cheerleaders will perform. and CBS will provide live coverage.

Locations for the first and second rounds of the NCAA tournament will be announced during the selection show. Those games will take place March 18-22.

The Flyer Faithful also will get a first-hand look at which teams will be coming to UD Arena next week for the 2009 NCAA opening round and 2009 NCAA first and second games that will be played at the University of Dayton Arena. Tickets are still available for Tuesday’s opening round game, but the Arena is already sold out for the weekend games.