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AMCC Championship to Get Live Broadcast

Release Date:
February 22, 2007
Contact:
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

PAINESVILLE, OH – The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) men’s basketball championship will be broadcasted live from Lake Erie College’s Athletic and Wellness Center on WELW 1330 AM. Listeners can go to www.welw.com to tune in to Saturday’s 3:05 pm title game. The AMCC tournament champion will receive an automatic bid to the 2007 NCAA Division III tournament.

Friday night’s semifinals will get underway at 6:05 pm with #1 seed Lake Erie College (23-2) playing host to #4 seed Hilbert College (14-12). The 8:05 pm nightcap features #2 seed Penn State Behrend (18-6) facing #3 seed University of Pittsburg at Bradford (14-12).

Tickets for each day are $6.00 for reserved seating, $5.00 for general admission, and $2.00 for AMCC students with college identification.

For up to date results and tournament highlights, visit the AMCC website at www.amcconf.org.



Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.