Cal NCAA Send-off Begins Thursday at 11 a.m.
Courtesy: Cal Athletics  
Release:  03/14/2007

March 14, 2007

BERKELEY, Calif. - Fans are invited to send the California women's basketball team off in style to the 2007 NCAA Tournament. The Golden Bears' bus will leave promptly for the airport Thursday, March 15, at 11:30 a.m. from the back of Haas Pavilion. The Cal band and spirit group will begin performing at 11 a.m.

No. 8-seeded Cal (23-8) will face No. 9-seeded Notre Dame (19-11) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament Sunday, March 18, at 9 a.m. PT at the Petersen Events Center in Pittsburgh, Pa. The game can be seen live on ESPN2 and listened to on KALX Radio (90.7 FM).

The winner of that game will face the winner of the No. 1-seeded North Carolina (30-3) vs. No. 16-seeded Prairie View A&M (19-13) game Tuesday, March 20, at 4 or 6:30 p.m. PT. The exact time will be determined after Sunday's games are completed.