UK women to face Marquette on Sunday

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky women’s basketball team advances to the round of eight in the Women’s National Invitation Tournament after defeating James Madison on Wednesday in the third round, 84-76, in Lexington, Ky. The Wildcats will now face Marquette (18-14, 8-8 Big East) Sunday, March 30 at 2 p.m. ET in Memorial Coliseum. The Golden Eagles are coming off wins over Creighton in overtime (75-69) and Illinois (72-64) to advance to the quarterfinals.

Reserved seats for the WNIT are $10 each (all ages). General admission seats are $10 for adults and $4 for youth/seniors (18 & under, 65+). Tickets for UK Students are $4 each with a valid student identification card and must be purchased at the ticket office.

The tickets also will be available online at,, and TicketMaster outlets statewide. (For a list of TicketMaster outlets, go to the website.)

The UK Ticket Office will be open Saturday, March 29 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. ET and will accept walk-up orders only. The UK ticket office is located in the Joe Craft Center on Lexington Ave. and is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Local fans are encouraged to pick up any pre-ordered tickets in advance. Pre-ordered tickets will be available for pick up Thursday or Friday from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. EST at the Joe Craft Center Ticket Office.

The Will Call window will open Sunday at 12:30 p.m. ET at the Euclid Avenue ticket windows outside Memorial Coliseum. Fans must have photo identification to pick up pre-ordered tickets. Ticket sales on Sunday before the game will take place at the Joe Craft Center Ticket Office on Lexington Avenue.