Birmingham -- Tickets for the 2013 Southeastern Conference Women's Basketball Tournament are now on sale. The 2013 SEC Women's Tournament will be held at The Arena at Gwinnett Center in Duluth, Georgia on March 6-10, 2013.
For the second time in SEC history, the Women's Basketball Tournament will undergo a format change. The tournament, which had been a four-day event featuring 12 teams, will now expand to 14 teams, adding an extra day of competition. The tournament will now begin on Wednesday with two additional games that feature Seeds 11 through 14. Also new to the tournament format will be splitting the early sessions in which the league's top-two seeds play. The tournament's top seed will play its first game in the afternoon session, while the No. 2 seed will play in the evening session.
Tickets for the tournament are $90 for a reserved book. A ticket book contains seven tickets, one for each session, which allows one person to attend all 13 games. Tickets can be purchased at www.SECDigitalNetwork.com or by calling (800) 732-4849. Additional information regarding special ticket promotions, including advanced single session ticket sales, will be announced Thursday, October 25.
This is the third time The Arena at Gwinnett Center has hosted the SEC Women's Basketball Tournament, with previous trips in 2007 and 2010. The Arena will also host the event in 2014. The Arena at Gwinnett Center seats 10,309 for the SEC Tournament. It is located just off I-85 on Sugarloaf Parkway in Duluth, Georgia, 30 minutes north of downtown Atlanta.
2013 SEC Women's Basketball Tournament Schedule
Wednesday, March 6
6:00 p.m. Game 1 - Seed #12 vs. Seed #13
8:30 p.m. Game 2 - Seed #11 vs. Seed #14
Thursday, March 7
Noon Game 3 - Seed #8 vs. Seed #9
2:30 p.m. Game 4 - Seed #5 vs. Game 1 winner
6:00 p.m. Game 5 - Seed #10 vs. Seed #7
8:30 p.m. Game 6 - Seed #6 vs. Game 2 winner
Friday, March 8
Noon Game 7 - Seed #1 vs. Game 3 winner
2:30 p.m. Game 8 - Seed #4 vs. Game 4 winner
6:00 p.m. Game 9 - Seed #2 vs. Game 5 winner
8:30 p.m. Game 10 - Seed #3 vs. Game 6 winner
Saturday, March 9
4:00 p.m. Game 11 - Game 7 winner vs. Game 8 winner
5:00 p.m. Game 12- Game 9 winner vs. Game 10 winner
Sunday, March 10
6:00 p.m. Game 13 - Game 11 winner vs. Game 12 winner
All times EASTERN.