PEORIA, Ill. – Fans travelling to Las Vegas to follow the Braves in the 2012 Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic Dec. 22-23 may purchase tickets in the Bradley sections of Orleans Arena through the Bradley Athletics Ticket Office.
Tickets for the final two rounds of the Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic at the Orleans Arena are $115 for all-session access, while single-day purchases are available for $60. Both options are available by contacting the Bradley Athletics Ticket Office (309-677-2625) in the Renaissance Coliseum Nick and Nancy Owens Atrium. Tickets are good for four games each day at Orleans Arena.
Following two home games Dec. 17 versus Georgia Southern and Dec. 19 versus Mississippi Valley State, Bradley will travel to Las Vegas for the final two rounds of the Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic. The Braves will take on Atlantic Coast Conference member Virginia Tech in the third round Dec. 22, then will take on either Portland or 2012 NCAA Tournament participant Colorado State in the final round Dec. 23.
2012 Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic Schedule
Saturday, Dec. 22 (All Times PST)
12:00 p.m. Georgia Southern vs. Mississippi Valley State
2:30 p.m. Cal State Bakersfield vs. North Florida
5:00 p.m. Bradley vs. Virginia Tech
7:30 p.m. Portland vs. Colorado State
Sunday, Dec. 23
12:45 p.m. Loser UNF/CSUB vs. Loser MVSU/Georgia Southern
3:15 p.m Winner UNF/CSUB vs. Winner MVSU/Georgia Southern
6:00 p.m. Loser Portland/Colorado St. vs. Loser Bradley/Va Tech
8:30 p.m. Winner Portland/Colorado St. vs. Winner Bradley/Va Tech
Bradley is participating in an exempt tournament in Las Vegas for the third time in 10 years. In the 2003 Las Vegas Tournament at Valley High School, Bradley knocked off then-Big East Conference member Miami (Fla.), 83-82, in the final round. In the 2009 HoopTV Las Vegas Invitational at Orleans Arena, the Braves dropped #20 Illinois, 72-68, in the final round.