TOWSON, Md. - Towson is particpating in its 8th Colonial Athletic Association Men's Championship Tournament as all 12 teams gather in the Richmond Colesium to determine the 2009 champion and who will represent the league in the upcoming NCAA Tournament. The Tigers face Drexel in the first round this Friday night at 8:30 p.m. All the information Tiger fans need to follow Coach Pat Kennedy and his cagers is included below. Towson is 3-7 all-time in the CAA Tournament. The Tigers have won their first round games in each of the last two seasons, beating defending champion UNC Wilmington in 2007 and Hofstra last year.
Ø Fan Pep Rally - Fans are invited to join the pep band, cheerleaders, and pom squad for a special pep rally prior to the men's first game on Friday, March 6 at the Richmond Marriott,
Ø Watch the Tigers Online – Watch all ten games leading up to the finals on CAASports.com. Fee required. To sign up now click here. The Finals will be broadcast on Monday, March 9th at 7:00 pm on ESPN2.
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Ø Ticket Information – Order your tickets from the Towson Ticket Office at 410-704-2244.
Ø Student Travel to Tournament –There are a limited number of spots available on the spirit bus for members of the student body. Cost is $20 which includes bus trip, pep rally, and game ticket. Students will be responsible for overnight accommodations at the Richmond Courtyard West as long as the team advances. For more information contact Mark Forster at firstname.lastname@example.org or 410-704-3861.