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2015 DIRECTV Woden Legacy Tickets On Sale Today

Anaheim, Calif., October 2, 2015 – Tickets for the 2015 DIRECTV Wooden Legacy are on sale now. The eight-school, bracketed in-season tournament, featuring perennial collegiate basketball powers Arizona and Michigan State, will be played Thanksgiving weekend at two sites in Orange County.

Joining Arizona (Pac-12 Conference) and Michigan State (Big Ten) in the three-day, 12-game event will be Boise State (Mountain West), Boston College (Atlantic Coast), Evansville (Missouri Valley), Providence (Big West), Santa Clara (West Coast) and UC Irvine (Big West).

The opening two rounds of the DIRECTV Wooden Legacy will be played at Titan Gym, on the campus of Cal State Fullerton, on Thursday and Friday, November 26 and 27.  Four games, including the DIRECTV Wooden Legacy championship, will be played at Honda Center on Sunday, November 29.

All-session tickets and individual tickets for Championship Sunday will be available at www.ticketmaster.com, via phone at 800/745-3000 and at all Ticketmaster outlets beginning today, October 2, and at Honda Center Box Office beginning tomorrow, October 3 at 10 a.m. (PT).  Groups of 10 or more can purchase tickets by telephoning 714/940-2859. Individual tickets for the opening two rounds can be purchased at the Cal State Fullerton Athletic Ticket Office or by calling 657/278-2783 beginning November 9 at 12 p.m. (PT).

All-session tickets for the 12 games range from $65 to $189.  For the final session at Honda Center, the tickets range from $25 to $149.

Six of the eight schools participating in the 2015 DIRECTV Wooden Legacy advanced to the 2014-2015 post-season led by NCAA qualifiers Arizona, Boise State, Michigan State, Providence and UC Irvine.  Michigan State advanced to the NCAA “final four” while Arizona participated in the “elite eight”.  Evansville captured the CollegeInsider.com Tournament title.

All 12 games of the 2015 DIRECTV Wooden Legacy will be televised on the ESPN Networks (ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPN3).  Fullerton/Anaheim is in the Pacific Time zone (three hours behind ET and one hour behind of MT).

Thursday, November 26 at Titan Gym

  • Game 1 – 1 p.m., UC Irvine Boise State, ESPNU
  • Game 2 – 3:30 p.m., Boston College Michigan State, ESPN2
  • Game 3 – 6 p.m., Evansville Providence, ESPNU
  • Game 4 – 8:30 p.m., Santa Clara Arizona, ESPN2

Friday, November 27 at Titan Gym

  • Game 5 – 11:30 a.m., Game 1 & Game 2 losers, ESPN3
  • Game 6 – 2 p.m., Game 1 & Game 2 winners, ESPN2
  • Game 7 – 6 p.m., Game 3 & Game 4 loser, ESPN3
  • Game 8 – 8 p.m., Game 3 & Game 4 winners, ESPN2

 

Sunday, November 29 at Honda Center

  • Game 9 – 11:30 p.m., Game 5 & Game 7 winners, ESPNU
  • Game 10 – 1:30 p.m., Game 6 & Game 8 winners, ESPNU
  • Game 11 – 4:30 p.m., Game 5 & Game 7 losers, ESPN3
  • Championship, G12 – 7 p.m., Game 6 & Game 8 winners, ESPN2

Additional ticket and travel package information can be found on the event web site at www.TheWoodenLegacy.com

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ESPN Events ESPN Events, a division of ESPN, owns and operates a large portfolio of 32 collegiate sporting events worldwide. The roster includes three Labor Day weekend college football games; FCS opening-weekend game; 14 college bowl games, 12 college basketball events, a college softball event and two college award shows, which accounts for approximately 300-plus hours of programming, reaches almost 64 million viewers and attracts over 700,000 attendees each year. With satellite offices in Albuquerque, Birmingham, Boca Raton, Boise, Dallas-Fort Worth, Honolulu, Las Vegas, Montgomery and St. Petersburg, ESPN Events builds relationships with conferences, schools and local communities, as well as providing unique experiences for teams and fans. ESPN Events also manages the Big 12 Corporate Partner Program. Collegiate Football Academy Sports + Outdoors Texas Bowl (Houston); AdvoCare Texas Kickoff (Houston); Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl (Tampa, Fla.); Bahamas Bowl (Nassau); Birmingham Bowl (Alabama); Cheribundi Tart Cherry Boca Raton Bowl (Florida); Camping World Kickoff (Orlando, Fla.); Celebration Bowl (Atlanta); Famous Idaho Potato Bowl (Boise); Frisco Bowl (Texas); Guardian Credit Union FCS Kickoff (Montgomery, Ala.); Hawai’i Bowl (Honolulu); Heart of Dallas Bowl (Dallas-Fort Worth); Las Vegas Bowl (Nevada);  Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl (Dallas-Fort Worth); MEAC/SWAC Challenge (Atlanta); New Mexico Bowl (Albuquerque); Raycom Media Camellia Bowl (Montgomery, Ala.); The Home Depot College Football Awards (Atlanta) Collegiate Basketball AdvoCare Invitational (Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando, Fla.); Armed Forces Classic (Fort Bliss, Texas); Charleston Classic (South Carolina); College Basketball Awards Presented by Wendy’s (Los Angeles); Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic (Honolulu); Jimmy V Men’s Classic presented by Corona (New York City); Jimmy V Women’s Classic Presented by Corona (South Bend, Ind.); Myrtle Beach Invitational (Conway, S.C.); NIT Season Tip-Off (Brooklyn, N.Y.); Puerto Rico Tip-Off; State Farm Champions Classic (Indianapolis) and Wooden Legacy (Fullerton, Calif.) Collegiate Softball St. Pete/Clearwater Elite Invitational (Clearwater, Fla.) For more information, visit the official website, Facebook, Twitter or YouTube pages.