NCAA men’s basketball playoff tickets go on sale at 9 a.m. St. Thomas Newsroom March 6, 2008 NCAA men’s basketball playoff tickets go on sale at 9 a.m.The University of St. Thomas will host the first two rounds of the NCAA Division III men’s basketball tournament Friday and Saturday.Tickets to the Friday games will go on sale at 9 a.m. today, Thursday, March 6, in Room 220, O’Shaughnessy Hall (athletic building).Tickets are first-come, first served; cash or check only. Maximum ticket purchase is four adult tickets and four student tickets.Prices are: $6, adults; $3, students; and $3, seniors (65 and older).The Tommies, 23-4, will host Iowa Conference champion Buena Vista, 21-6, in the first round of the playoffs at 8 p.m. Friday, March 7. The University of Chicago, 18-7, plays UW-Stevens Point, 22-6, in the 6 p.m. game.The winners play 7 p.m. Saturday for the right to advance to the Sweet 16.For more information about tickets click on the Basketball tickets link. Women start playoffs at Stevens PointThe University of St. Thomas women’s basketball team opens its NCAA playoff drive at 6 p.m. Friday, March 7, at Stevens Point. The Tommies take on the University of Chicago.Come to Lot H for a sendoff at 10 a.m. today, Thursday, March 6.