NEWARK, Del. --  Mission: March comes to the Carpenter Sports Building this Sunday, March 16,  when the University of Delaware hosts an NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Selection Show Watch Party beginning at 5:15 p.m. in Gym 2 of the “Little Bob.”
The UD men’s basketball team, which punched its ticket to the Big Dance with its heart-stopping Colonial Athletic Association championship game win over William & Mary this past Monday, will join with fellow students and fans to find out who the Blue Hens will play and where they are headed for next week’s tournament opener.
Blue Hens fans are invited to join the team to watch the selection show on CBS-TV and are urged to show their Delaware spirit. CBS-TV will be on-hand to capture the celebration on live national television.
Check-in for the Men’s Basketball Selection Show Watch Party, which is presented by Downtown Newark Partnership, Rufo Associates, P.A., and Nickle Electrical Companies, begins at 5:15 p.m. with programming beginning at 5:45 p.m. The show will be aired live on the big screen at 6 p.m.
Don’t forget to submit your questions in advance for the chance to have it posed to the Blue Hens Men’s Basketball staff during the gathering.  All questions need to be received by 12 noon on Sunday, March 16, by using #MissionMarch or via for consideration.
The event will be open to men’s basketball season ticket holders, UD students, UD alumni and general fans based on availability. Priority will be given to basketball season ticket holders and UD students.