WASHINGTON – The American University women's basketball team is headed to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in program history! The top-seeded Eagles earned a 66-50 victory over sixth-seed Lehigh in the Patriot League Championship on Saturday evening, earning the league's automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
All fans interested in purchasing tickets should go to AUeagles.com/Tickets now to submit their NCAA Tournament ticket request. Ticket requests will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis, allotted using the below priority criteria. Please note that due to NCAA policy, the amount of NCAA tickets provided to AU is extremely limited. A two-ticket limit may be instituted at the discretion of American University Athletics.
2015 AU Women's Basketball NCAA Ticket Priority*
Priority to purchase NCAA post-season tickets is as follows (in ranked order):
1.) Eagles Club members who have made lifetime gifts to Athletics in excess of $10,000 and are current Eagles Club members
2.) Eagles Club members who donate $2,500 or more to the athletics annual fund
3.) Eagles Club members who donated $500 or more to the athletics annual fund
4.) 2014-15 Eagles Club Members
5.) American University Alumni/Faculty/Staff
6.) American University Fans/General Public
*Note: Donors to the women's basketball program and basketball season ticket holders will receive highest priority in each category above