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C-USA Basketball Championships 2015: Birmingham, UAB to host tournaments March 11-14

UAB and the City of Birmingham will host the 2015 Conference USA Men's and Women's Basketball Championships beginning March 11. (abc3340.com)

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama UAB and Birmingham this month are preparing to host the 2015 Conference USA Men's and Women's Basketball Championships, bringing NCAA post-season hoop action to the Magic City for the first time since 2008.Tournament play will tip off March 11 with the men playing at the Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) and the women at UAB's Bartow Arena. It will be the Blazers second time to host the event. UAB was home to the women's inaugural championship tournament in 1996. Birmingham hasn't hosted the C-USA tournament since 1999. The city and UAB hosted five Sun Belt Men's Conference tournaments from 1978 through 1991. 2015 Conference USA Championship ScheduleLegacy Arena at BJCC | All times CT Wednesday, March 11(10) FIU vs. (7) UTSA noon(11) Charlotte vs. (6) Middle Tennessee 2:30 p.m.(12) Marshall vs. (5) WKU 6 p.m.(9) Rice vs. (8) North Texas 8:30 p.m.Thursday, March 12FIU/UTSA vs. (2) UTEP noonCharlotte/Middle Tenn. vs. (3) Old Dominion 2:30 p.m.Marshall/WKU vs. (4) UAB (ASN) 6:00 p.m.Rice/North Texas vs. (1) Louisiana Tech 8:30 p.m.Friday, March 13Semifinal # 1 3 p.m.Semifinal # 2 5:30 p.m.Saturday, March 14

Championship Game 2:30 p.m.

2015 C-USA WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP TOURNAMENT

Bartow Arena | UAB

Wednesday, March 11

(6) UAB vs. (11) UTEP - 11 a.m. (ASN)

(7) Louisiana Tech vs. (10) Florida Atlantic - 1:30 p.m. (ASN)

(8) Charlotte vs. (9) Marshall - 5 p.m.

(5) Old Dominion vs. (12) Rice - 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 12{}

C-USA Championship Quarterfinals

UAB/UTEP vs. (3) Southern Miss - 11 a.m.

Louisiana Tech/Florida Atlantic vs. (2) Middle Tennessee - 1:30 p.m.

Charlotte/Marshall vs. (1) WKU - 5 p.m.

Old Dominion/Rice vs. (4) UTSA - 7:30 p.m.

Friday, March 13

C-USA Championship Semifinals

Semifinal #1 - 10 a.m.

Semifinal #2 - 12:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 14

C-USA Championship Game

Championship - 7 p.m.

Check out brackets for both tournaments below. To purchase tickets, click here.Printable Brackets Men's Tournament Women's Tournament
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