The Princeton men and women’s basketball teams will both compete in the inaugural Ivy League Basketball Tournament, to be held this coming weekend at the Palestra in Philadelphia, PA. The tournament will feature the top 4 league finishers for both the men and women, with the semifinals scheduled for Saturday, March 11 and the finals to follow on Sunday, March 12.
The men’s basketball team, behind a perfect 14-0 league mark, won the Ivy League regular season championship and will compete as the #1 seed in next weekend’s tournament. Princeton will match-up with the 4th-seeded Penn Quakers at 1:30 p.m. Saturday afternoon.
The Princeton women’s team (9-5) have secured the #2 seed in their tournament, and will face off with 3rd-seeded Harvard at 6:30 p.m. Saturday evening. The full tournament schedule is listed below.
- Women – #1 Penn vs. #4 Brown – 11:00 a.m.
- Men – #1 PRINCETON vs. #4 Penn – 1:30 p.m.
- Men – #2 Harvard vs. #3 Yale – 4:00 p.m.
- Women – #2 PRINCETON vs. #3 Harvard – 6:30 p.m.
The Princeton Varsity Club, the Friends of Princeton Basketball and the Princeton Club of Philadelphia are teaming up to host a reception gathering near the Palestra on Saturday, March 11 between Princeton games. Additional reception details can be found below:
IVY LEAGUE BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT – RECEPTION
Saturday, March 11th — 3:30 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Wahoo’s Tacos – 3180 Chestnut St, Philadelphia (short walk from the Palestra)
Light food and drinks will be provided; reception space TVs will air 4:00pm game
Please RSVP for the reception HERE
To purchase your tournament tickets, call the Palestra Box Office at 215-898-6151 or visit www.IvyMadness.com.