Feb. 24, 2012
Greenville, N.C. - With heavy rains scheduled for Eastern North Carolina Friday evening, officials at East Carolina University announced that day one of the Ninth Annual Keith LeClair Classic has been postponed. All four teams in the tournament field will play twice on Saturday, Feb. 25.
Individuals that purchased Friday and Saturday game ticket(s) will be able to use those for entry into all four games on Saturday. Tickets can be purchased in advance on line at ECUPirates.com or at the Clark-LeClair Ticket Office starting at 8:00 am Saturday.
Western Carolina (4-0) will face the Univ. of Maryland (2-1) beginning at 9:00 am on Saturday morning and is slated to face the host Pirates at approximately 4:00 pm. The Catamounts will conclude tournament play on Sunday morning by facing Purdue at 10:00 am.
Saturday's Revised Schedule:
Game 1: Maryland vs. Western Carolina (9:00 am)
** Game 2: Purude vs. East Carolina (12:30 pm)
** Game 3: Western Carolina vs. East Carolina (4:00 pm)
** Game 4: Purdue vs. Maryland (7:30 pm)
** Games 2, 3, and 4 are approximate times and will start roughly 45 minutes after the conclusion of the preceding game.
Please stay tuned to ECUPirates.com for further information - any update to Western Carolina's schedule will be made on CatamountSports.com.