MSU Ready for South Central Regional

The NCAA Division II South Central Region is coming back to D.L. Ligon Coliseum.
 
Midwestern State earned the top seed and will open with Heartland champion and No. 8-seed St. Mary's (Texas) Saturday night at 6 p.m.
 
The Mustangs will serve as opener of the Saturday's session and will be followed by fourth-seeded Washburn and No. 5-seeded Northwest Missouri at 8:30 p.m.
 
The opening session of the regional features No. 3 seed Arkansas Tech against No. 6 seed West Texas A&M at noon followed by No. 2 seed Tarleton State versus No. 7 seed Missouri Southern at 2:30 p.m.
 
The semifinal round follows Sunday at 5 and 7:30 p.m. with the championship game set for 7 p.m. on Tuesday.
 
The winner advances to the Elite Eight set for the Bank of Kentucky Center in Highland Heights, Ky. from March 21-24.
 
Tickets for the South Central Regional are currently on-sale.  Only all-session passes will be available for purchase prior to the start of tournament play.

Single-session tickets go on sale at 8:00 a.m. Saturday morning, and are expected to go quickly.

Reserve seats have sold out for the tournament.

All-session general admission passes are $22 while student and senior citizen passes are set at $15.

Tickets are available on MSUMustangs.com or at the MSU Athletic Offices in D.L. Ligon Coliseum.

2012 NCAA Division II South Central Regional
D.L. Ligon Coliseum
Wichita Falls, Texas
First Round
Saturday, March 10

Session 1:
Arkansas Tech (21-4) vs. West Texas A&M (19-8), Noon
Tarleton State (26-5) vs. Missouri Southern (22-7), 2:30 p.m.
Session 2:
Midwestern State (26-3) vs. St. Mary's (Texas) (19-8), 6 p.m.
Washburn (24-7) vs. Northwest Missouri (22-6), 8:30 p.m.

Semifinals
Sunday, March 11

Session 3:
ATU/WTAMU winner vs. TSU/MSSU winner, 5 p.m.
MSU/STMU winner vs. WU/NWMSU winner, 7:30 p.m.
 
Championship
Tuesday, March 13

Session 4:
Semifinal winners, 7 p.m.
Notes on D.L. Ligon Coliseum:
- Entrance into D.L. Ligon Coliseum for the NCAA Division II South Central Regional will be limited to the West side (Council Drive) only due to construction. There will be no entry on the East side (Taft Blvd.).
- Restrooms and concession areas will be opened on both sides of the building.