Less than 24 hours after Kentucky’s opponent and site were announced on the selection show, the school has sold almost 1,000 books for the first- and second-round games, said UK spokeswoman Susan Lax.
Tickets for the first two rounds at Freedom Hall include all three games (Bowling Green and Michigan State play in the first game) and are $27.
They are available through the UK Ticket Office at (859) 257-1818 until Tuesday at 4 p.m. Ticket requests will be accepted via phone (859) 257-1818 or (800) 928-CATS (2287), fax (859) 323-1269, walk-up at the UK Ticket Office in the Joe Craft Center or online at UKathletics.com.
Tickets are still available by calling the Freedom Hall Ticket Office at (800) 633-7105 or (502) 852-5151 and by direct box office purchase. The operation times are Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.