NCAA Tournament Fan Information

NCAA Tournament Fan Information

2012 NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Championship

at LeFrak Gymnasium, Amherst, MA

First Round - Friday, Mar. 2
Babson (25-2) vs. Bridgewater State (19-7) --- 6 p.m.
Amherst (27-0) vs. St. Joseph's (13-13) --- 8 p.m.

Second Round - Saturday, Mar. 3
Friday's Winners --- 8 p.m.

Full Tournament Bracket

Fan Bus Information

Open to Family & Friends, SJC Students, Faculty and Staff

Reserve a spot on the bus to Massachusetts for the Lady Bears first round game vs. Amherst on Friday, March 2nd at 8 pm!

  • Cost
    • SJC Students, Faculty & Staff: FREE ($10 deposit still required, will only be refunded when you board the bus)
    • Family & Friends: $10
    • Includes round trip transportation to Amherst, Mass. and a limited-edition NCAA Tournament Lady Bears "Fan T-Shirt". (SJC Students, Faculty & Staff will also receive free admission ticket)
  • How to Reserve a Seat
    • See Hope Mitchell (in the Athletics Office) or Myranda Barreau (in Student Life suite) before Thursday at 6 pm with your $10 deposit
    • Space is limited, so don't wait to reserve your spot on the bus. All fans will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Departure Info
    • Bus will depart from in front of Tuohy Hall on Friday at 2 p.m. and return to Brooklyn after the game (win or lose)
      • Bus will arrive back in Brooklyn approximately 2 a.m.
      • Should the Lady Bears upset the defending champions, another fan bus will be arranged for Saturday's second round game.
      • Approximate one-way travel time to Amherst, Mass. via bus is four hours

Ticket Information

Tickets for this weekend's games will cost $6 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens. Children under 2 will be admitted free of charge. Tickets can be purchased at the door.

Admission will be included for all SJC students, faculty and staff arriving on the fan bus.


GPS Address to Amherst College: 220 South Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01002

Google Maps Directions from St. Joseph's

Live Coverage

Fans unable to make the trip can follow the Lady Bears online.  

Live audio feed presented by St. Joseph's play-by-play commentator Sitesh Shah.
Video webcast and live stats provided by host Amherst College.

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