Baseball Ready to Host C-USA Championship at Cougar Field
May 22, 2010
First pitch of the Championship is slated for 11 a.m., Wednesday. Games are set to be played at 11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., during the first three days of the Championship. The Championship game - which airs live on CBS College Sports - is scheduled for 7 p.m., Saturday.
The Championship schedule was released Saturday evening following the completion of the regular season. Rice clinched the No. 1 seed with Southern Miss, Memphis, Marshall, Houston and East Carolina earning the remaining seeds.
Fans will have the best times to see Houston compete. As the host school, the Cougars will play at 7 p.m., each night, beginning Wednesday against No. 4 seed Marshall.
From there, the Cougars meet No. 1 seed Rice at 7 p.m., Thursday and face No. 2 seed Southern Miss at 7 p.m., Friday.
The Championship begins Tuesday with official practices and select members of each team visiting Texas Children's Hospital. The players will meet and play with children and hand out autographed memorabilia.
All-Session tickets (100 Level) are on sale now for only $95 with All-Session general admission (200 Level) tickets selling for $75.
Day Passes and single-session tickets go on sale at 8 a.m., Tuesday. Day Passes will cost $35 for reserved seating and $25 for general admission. Single-session tickets can be purchased for $15 for adult reserved tickets and $12 adult/$8 youth for general admission.
Fans can buy tickets for Saturday's Championship game for $20 for adult reserved tickets and $15 adult/$12 youth for general admission.
Students from all C-USA schools are admitted free with a valid school ID.
All-Session Tickets * On Sale Now
Day Passes * On sale at 8 a.m., Tuesday
Single-Session Tickets * On sale at 8 a.m. Tuesday
Saturday Championship Tickets
Each team plays the two other opponents in its pod and one opponent outside of its pod. The team with the best composite record in each pod advances to the championship game.