Lady Lion Basketball Courtside Special to Air Beginning March 21
March 19, 2014
UNIVERSITY PARK, PA. - Fans will once again get a behind the scenes look at the Lady Lion Basketball program with a second Penn State Lady Lion Basketball Courtside Special that will air via several outlets across the state of Pennsylvania throughout March. The Courtside Special will premiere on WPSU PBS World on Friday, March 21 from 9-10 p.m. The special will also be available on BTN2GO and Comcast Video On-Demand in the State College area.
Penn State Lady Lion Basketball Courtside Special, which is produced by Penn State Public Broadcasting (WPSU) in conjunction with the athletic department, takes viewers on an all-access tour of the Lady Lion program including road trips, locker room access, feature stories, game highlights and player interviews.
A list of the Courtside Special airdates is listed below. The Penn State Lady Lion Basketball Courtside Special can also be viewed at www.LadyLions.com.
PENN STATE LADY LION BASKETBALL COURTSIDE SPECIAL AIR DATES
WPSU PBS WORLD
WHP (CBS in Harrisburg)
WPSU (Penn State Public Media)
WVIA (Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Public Television)
WITF (Harrisburg Public Television)
WQLN (Erie Public Television)
The No. 15/14 Penn State Lady Lions earned their fourth-straight NCAA Tournament appearance after claiming a No. 3 seed in the 2014 NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament where they will face No. 14 Wichita State on Sunday at 12:30 p.m. at the Bryce Jordan Center. The Penn State-Wichita State contest will be the first game of a doubleheader with No. 6 seed Dayton facing No. 11 Florida at 3 p.m. on ESPN. The winner of each game will face off in a second round matchup on Tuesday at 7 p.m. The Penn State-Wichita State game will be televised on ESPN2 and ESPN3.
Single-session tickets for either the NCAA Tournament First Round or Second Round games at University Park are $20 for adults and $11 for youth and students. There is also a single-session group rate for groups of 20 or more of any age at $10. Fans can purchase tickets by calling 1-800-NITTANY or visiting the Bryce Jordan Center ticket office between the hours of 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., Monday through Friday. NCAA Tournament First and Second Round ticket information and a link to purchase online for the University Park site is also available at www.GoPSUsports.com/ncaawbbtix.
All-session tickets for the NCAA Tournament First and Second Rounds at University Park, which will give you admission to both first round games on Sunday, March 23 and to the second round game on Tuesday, March 25, are $30 for adults and $17 for youth and students. There is also an all-session group rate for groups of 20 or more of any age at $18 per package.
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