#5 Midwestern State opens Lone Star Conference postseason tournament play against Wednesday night against Texas A&M-Commerce at the Allen (Texas) Event Center. Tipoff is set for 8:30 p.m.
The top-seeded Mustangs bring a 23-3 mark after claiming a share of its sixth conference title, while Texas A&M-Commerce (10-16) has ridden a three-game winning streak into the postseason.
The winner moves on to face the winner of the Incarnate Word and Cameron first round matchup Friday night at 8:30 p.m. The Cardinals and Aggies square off in Wednesday evening's other quarterfinal matchup at 6 p.m.
In other quarterfinal play, No. 3 West Texas A&M plays No. 6 Eastern New Mexico at noon on Wednesday while No. 7 Tarleton State and No. 7 Texas A&M-Kingsville follow at 2:30 p.m.
The postseason tournament title game is set for Saturday at 7 p.m.
Tickets are $15 dollars per session or $60 for an all-session ticket that includes admission to the four men's sessions as well. Student tickets are $10 per session or $32 for an all-session admission. Tickets are available through Ticketmaster outlets, at Ticketmaster.com or at the Allen Event Center box office.
Men's Tournament Schedule:
Game 1: Men's Quarterfinal, (3) West Texas A&M vs. (6) Eastern New Mexico, Noon
Game 2: Men's Quarterfinal, (2) Tarleton State vs. (7) Texas A&M-Kingsville, 2:30 pm
Game 3: Men's Quarterfinal, (4) Incarnate Word vs. (5) Cameron, 6:00 pm
Game 4: Men's Quarterfinal, (1) Midwestern State vs. (8) Texas A&M-Commerce, 8:30 pm
Game 9: Men's Semifinal, Winner G1 v Winner G2, 6 p.m.
Game 10: Men's Semifinal, Winner G3 v Winner G4, 8:30 pm
Game 13: Men's Championship, Winner G9 v Winner G10, 7:00 pm
The Midwestern State Mustangs carry the number three seed into the Lone Star Conference Tournament when the 2012 women's tournament opens on Thursday in Allen.
The Mustangs (19-7, 15-5) face the sixth seed Incarnate Word (14-12, 9-11) in the first game of the women's tournament at noon on Thursday at the Allen Event Center.
Following MSU in the afternoon quarterfinal session on Thursday is third seed West Texas A&M and seventh seed and defending LSC Champ Texas Woman's at 2:30.
The evening quarterfinal session Thursday pits fourth seed Cameron against fifth seed Angelo State at 6 p.m., while top seed and 2012 LSC Champion Tarleton State takes on eighth seed Eastern New Mexico at 8:30.
The tournament's semifinals are Saturday afternoon with the winner of the MSU-UIW game meeting the winner of the WT-TWU contest at noon. The CU-ASU winner faces the TSU-ENMU winner at 2:30.
The 2012 LSC Tournament Championship Game is set for Sunday at 1 p.m. featuring the semifinal winners.
Women's Tournament Schedule: