Media Advisory and
Photo Op: UAlbany Community Sends Off
Basketball Team As Great Danes Depart
Buses leave Wednesday, March 15 at 11 .a.m. from the RACC
Contact: Catherine Herman (518) 437-4980
ALBANY, N.Y. (March 14, 2006)
UAlbany students, faculty, staff and friends will gather to send off the Men's Basketball team as the Great Danes leave the UAlbany campus for Philadelphia, site of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament game against the top-seeded University of Connecticut Huskies.
Wednesday, March 15, 2006; 11 a.m.
The University at Albany Great Danes men's basketball team
Recreation And Convocation Center, University at Albany uptown campus, Albany, New York
Free and open to the public. Contact (518) 437-4980 for more information
The University at Albany men's basketball team makes its first-ever appearance in the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament on Friday, March 17, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. The UAlbany Great Danes face Big East power University of Connecticut Huskies in front of a national audience on CBS. UAlbany looks to defy history by becoming the first No. 16 seed to beat a No. 1 seed in the tournament, something that hasn't happened in 84 previous games.