Postseason play arrives this week for the Sacred Heart University women's basketball team and the Pioneers men's ice hockey team. Both teams have earned home games in their respective conference tournaments.
The women's basketball team finished second in the NEC standings and will host seventh-seeded Wagner on Monday, March 11 at 6 pm. The Pioneers have also earned a home semifinal game, should they defeat the Seahawks. That game is scheduled for 6 pm on Thursday, March 14 and tickets will be available following Monday's night game if the Pioneers advance.
The ice hockey team earned the fourth-seed in the Atlantic Hockey tournament and will host fifth-seeded RIT in the quarterfinals. The best of three series commences on Wednesday, March 13, with game two slated for Thursday night and the third (if necessary) game on Friday. All games are played at Webster Bank Arena and the puck drops at 7:05 pm each night.
Group rates are available for those games this week by calling the Pioneer ticket office at 203-396-TIXX. SHU students, faculty and staff will receive free admission to all games, compliments of the University.
The Outpost will be open at the Pitt Center for all postseason women's basketball games. The Outpost is located in the end zone behind Coach Bike court and offers fans a variety of culinary options as well as beer and wine.