The pairings are set for the 2007 Aeropostale CAA Men's Basketball Championship, which will be held March 2-5 at the Richmond Coliseum in Richmond, Va.
First-round action tips off at Noon on Friday as #8 William & Mary (15-14, 8-10 in CAA) takes on #9 Georgia State (10-19, 5-13 in CAA). At 2:30 p.m., #5 Northeastern (12-18, 9-9 in CAA) meets #12 Delaware (5-25, 3-15 in CAA). In the evening session, #7 Towson (14-16, 8-10 in CAA) takes on #10 UNC Wilmington (7-21, 4-14 in CAA) at 6 p.m., followed by #6 George Mason (15-14, 9-9 in CAA) versus #11 James Madison (7-22, 4-14 in CAA) at 8:30 p.m.
In Saturday's quarterfinals, #1 VCU (24-6, 16-2 in CAA) goes against the W&M/Georgia State winner at Noon, while #4 Drexel (22-7, 13-5 in CAA) takes on the Northeastern/Delaware victor at 2:30 p.m. The evening session features #2 Old Dominion (23-7, 15-3 in CAA) against the Towson/UNCW winner at 6 p.m., followed by #3 Hofstra (22-8, 14-4 in CAA) versus the George Mason/JMU winner at 8:30 p.m.
The semifinals are set for 3 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, with the championship game taking place at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 5.
All 11 games of the CAA men's basketball championship will be available via various multimedia platforms. Friday's first-round games will be webstreamed on CAASports.com. Click here and register free to access all four first round games live. The four Saturday quarterfinal contests and both semifinal games on Sunday will be televised by CN8 and other CAA television affiliates. The quarterfinals and semifinals can also be viewed on the internet at www.cn8.tv. ESPN will televise the CAA championship game on Monday night. Visit www.caasports.com throughout the week for updated television listings.
Tickets can be purchased through the box office of your favorite CAA school, by calling the Richmond Coliseum box office at 804-262-8100 or by logging on to www.ticketmaster.com.