Live From Ames: Follow the Phoenix in Iowa

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Release: March 16, 2012
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Follow the Phoenix through the NCAA Tournament.

By: Andrew Gavin (@GBGavin)
GreenBayPhoenix.com

GREEN BAY, Wis. (GreenBayPhoenix.com) - The Green Bay women's basketball team arrived in Ames, Iowa on Thursday afternoon in preparation for the 2012 NCAA Tournament, its fourth consecutive tournament appearance. The Phoenix, seeded seventh in the Kingston Region, will play at Iowa State Saturday night at 5:30 p.m. CT.

Leading up to the game and while the Phoenix is in action, there are many opportunities to follow the Phoenix live. Whether you are on the road with the team or following from home, fans can keep tabs on Green Bay by watching live media day press conferences and coaches shows, participating in live chats on game day or interacting via Facebook and Twitter.

ON FRIDAY
PRESS CONFERENCE

On Friday, Green Bay will head to Hilton Coliseum to meet the media and practice in the arena. Fans can watch the Phoenix press conference as well as the press conferences of Iowa State, Kentucky and McNeese State. Green Bay's press conference will be streamed live from 2-2:30 p.m. To watch any of the press conferences, click here.

TOURNAMENT TALK
Two seasons ago in Ames, Green Bay held a live coaches show at its hotel while participating in the 2010 NCAA Tournament. The concept has grown into a live weekly coaches show, Inside Phoenix Basketball, and will continue Friday night. Jill Wunrow will host Tournament Talk Friday night at 7 p.m., interviewing Green Bay head coach Matt Bollant about the upcoming matchup with the Cyclones. Junior Adrian Ritchie (De Pere, Wis.) and senior Hannah Quilling (Eau Claire, Wis.) will also co-host a segment of the show. To watch live, click here.

SATURDAY
ON TELEVISION

Green Bay's contest against Iowa State can be watched on ESPN2 and ESPN3. To watch the game on ESPN3.com, click here.

LIVE CHAT
During the game on Saturday evening, fans can participate in a live chat and share their comments with GreenBayPhoenix.com. To access the live chat and sign up for an email reminder, visit the Tournament Central Page.

SOCIAL MEDIA
As always, Green Bay will keep you up to speed with the Phoenix on and off the court through social media. Follow and like the following for the latest updates, pictures and information from Iowa.

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The meeting between Green Bay, the Horizon League regular season and tournament champions and Iowa State, an at-large bid from the Big XII Conference, will take place at Hilton Coliseum on Saturday, March 17 at 5:30 p.m. CT. Green Bay has an unblemished road record of 12-0 while Iowa State is 14-2 this season on its home court. The winner will play either second-seeded Kentucky (25-6) or No. 15 seed, McNeese State (26-7) on Monday, March 19.

For ticketing information, please visit Cyclones.com. Single-session and all-session ticket packages are available. All-session tickets can be purchased for $30 for adults and $25 for youth (high school and younger). Single-session tickets are being sold for $18 for adults and #13 for youth.

To follow all of the action throughout Green Bay's trip to the NCAA Tournament, check out Tournament Central presented by Taco Bell.

For the latest and most up-to-date information on Green Bay Athletics, please visit GreenBayPhoenix.com.

Follow us on Twitter: @GBPhoenix, @GBPhoenixWBB and @GBGavin.

Like Green Bay Phoenix women's basketball and Green Bay Phoenix Athletics on Facebook.

SCHEDULE
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Saturday , December 20
Women's Basketball 
vs. Vermont (Festival Foods Family Game)
1:00 PM
KRESS CENTER
 | ESPN3  | HLN
 | Stats
 | Live Stats ESPN3  | WNFL  
Sunday , December 28
Women's Basketball 
at Dayton
1:00 PM
Dayton, Ohio (UD Arena)
 | A10 Network  | WNFL  | Live Stats  
Saturday , January 03
Women's Basketball 
vs. Davenport (Subway 70s Night)
1:00 PM
KRESS CENTER
 | Stats
 | Live Stats  | Tickets  
Wednesday, January 07
Women's Basketball 
at Wright State
6:00 PM
Dayton, Ohio (Nutter Center)
 
Saturday , January 10
Women's Basketball 
vs. Youngstown State (Festival Foods Family Game)
1:00 PM
KRESS CENTER
 | Stats
 | Live Stats  | Tickets  
Saturday , January 17
Women's Basketball 
vs. Milwaukee (Menominee Casino Spirit Beads Giveaway)
1:00 PM
KRESS CENTER
 | Stats
 | Live Stats  | Tickets  
Thursday , January 22
Women's Basketball 
at Cleveland State
6:00 PM
Cleveland, Ohio (Wolstein Center)
 | Live Stats  
Saturday , January 24
Women's Basketball 
at Detroit
1:00 PM
Detroit, Mich. (Calihan Hall)
 
Thursday , January 29
Women's Basketball 
at Valparaiso
7:05 PM
Valparaiso, Ind. (ARC)
 
Saturday , January 31
Women's Basketball 
at UIC
7:00 PM
Chicago, Ill. (UIC Pavilion)
 | Live Stats  
Wednesday, February 04
Women's Basketball 
vs. Oakland (Country Inn & Suites Fun Balls Giveaway)
7:00 PM
KRESS CENTER
 | Stats
 | Live Stats  | Tickets  
Saturday , February 07
Women's Basketball 
vs. Cleveland State (Festival Foods Family Game/Alumni Day)
1:00 PM
KRESS CENTER
 | Stats
 | Live Stats  | Tickets  
Thursday , February 12
Women's Basketball 
vs. Wright State (Wisconsin Milk Mktg. Board Trading Card Giveaway)
7:00 PM
KRESS CENTER
 | Stats
 | Live Stats  | Tickets  
Saturday , February 14
Women's Basketball 
at Milwaukee
2:00 PM
Milwaukee, Wis. (Klotsche Center)
 
Thursday , February 19
Women's Basketball 
vs. Valparaiso (DigiCopy Team Poster Giveaway)
7:00 PM
KRESS CENTER
 | Stats
 | Live Stats  | Tickets  
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