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2017 CAA MEN’S BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP INTRODUCES LOWCOUNTRY YOUTH SHOWCASE PRESENTED BY HENDRICK AUTOMOTIVE GROUP

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With the 2017 CAA Men’s Basketball Championship taking the court March 3-6 at the North Charleston Coliseum, the CAA is proud to announce a new entertainment aspect to the championship with the Lowcountry Youth Showcase presented by Hendrick Automotive Group.

The Lowcountry Youth Showcase presented by Hendrick Automotive Group highlights some of the coolest activities children in the Lowcountry are participating in at school or in after-school programs. From robotics, singing, step teams, double dutch, Backpack Journalists, DJ-ing and more, children will be performing before each session during the championship on the concourse and during half time. This is exciting for those participating and their families. Those participating in the Lowcountry Youth Showcase include children from North Charleston Recreation Department, City of Charleston Recreation Department, Charleston County School District and the local nonprofit Carolina Studios.

“Ever since the CAA announced it was moving it…

PAIRINGS SET FOR 2017 CAA MEN’S BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP

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The pairings are set for the 2017 CAA Men’s Basketball Championship, which will be held March 3‐6 at the North Charleston Coliseum in North Charleston.

First‐round action opens on Friday as eighth‐seeded Hofstra (15‐16, 7‐11 in CAA) faces #9 Delaware (12‐ 19, 5‐13 in CAA) at 6 p.m., followed by #7 James Madison (9‐22, 7‐11 in CAA) against #10 Drexel (9‐22, 3‐ 15 in CAA) at 8:30 p.m. Both games will streamed online by CAA.TV.

The CAA quarterfinals tip off at Noon on Saturday with the Hofstra/Delaware winner facing top‐seeded UNCW (26‐5, 15‐3 in CAA). At 2:30 p.m., #4 William & Mary (16‐13, 10‐8 in CAA) takes on #5 Elon (18‐13, 10‐8 in CAA). The evening session features second‐seeded College of Charleston (23‐8, 14‐4 in CAA) meeting the JMU/Drexel winner at 6 p.m., and #3 Towson (19‐12, 11‐7 in CAA) challenging #6 Northeastern (15‐15, 8‐10 in CAA) at 8:30 p.m. All four contests will be televised by the Comcast SportsNet family of networks as well as several other regional outlets.

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One Week Until the Men's CAA Championship

The countdown is on! The 2017 CAA Men's Basketball Championship is in ONE WEEK! Get your tickets at www.Ticketmaster.com 

2017 CAA MEN’S BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP OFFERING DISCOUNTED TICKETS FOR TEENS BEGINNING FEBRUARY 25

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It’s High Stakes in the Lowcountry! Basketball fans between the ages of 13-19 can take advantage of a special offer from the Colonial Athletic Association by purchasing tickets to the 2017 CAA Men’s Basketball Championship for only $7 per game. Tickets must be purchased in person using the code “TEEN” at the North Charleston Coliseum Box Office beginning February 25. The 2017 CAA Men’s Basketball Championship will be held March 3-6 at the North Charleston Coliseum. 

Box office hours at the North Charleston Coliseum are Monday through Friday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The Lowcountry is the home of the CAA Men’s Basketball Championship for 2017 through 2019 and includes CAA conference teams College of Charleston, University of Delaware, Drexel, Elon, James Madison University, Hofstra University, Towson, Northeastern University, UNCW and William & Mary College. 

To purchase regular priced tickets, visit Ticketmaster.com. 

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Lowcountry Business Special for CAA Men's Basketball Championship

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The 2017 CAA Men’s Basketball Championship at the North Charleston Coliseum is just around the corner and conference play is on fire. Since the planning stages of the tournament, Lowcountry businesses have embraced the Colonial Athletic Association and the March 3-6 Men’s Basketball Championship. To thank them for their warm reception, the CAA is proud to offer a Lowcountry Business Special for only $500 (a value of $1,100).

For the investment of $500, businesses will receive 30 ticket vouchers ($900 value) and four VIP Hospitality Passes ($200 value). The businesses can choose the session or sessions they want to attend as each voucher is redeemable for one Premium Reserved seat of their choice (based on availability). Orders must be placed online at www.shopCAAsports.com before February 26.

Vouchers will be mailed out beginning February 21. Once vouchers are received, visit the North Charleston Coliseum Box Office to redeem the vouchers for reserved seat tickets.

The 2017 CAA Men’s…

Charleston CAA Men's Basketball Championship commercial

Special thanks to Mark Bryan of Carolina Studios and Hootie and the Blowfish for being one of our co-stars in our Charleston produced commercial with College of Charleston Athletics Basketball Head Coach Earl Grant and Assistant Coach JD Powell for the Charleston CAA Men's Basketball Championship- we had a blast!

Thanks to a cameo from Clyde the Cougar and Everett German, the voice of the Cougs. Look for this commercial on your local #Charleston stations WCIV | ABC News 4, WCSC Live 5 News, WCBD News 2, Comcast. And get your tickets now! 

Ticketmaster.com or CofcSports.com/tickets
Makeup/Styling: Leslie Crawford Moore
Producer/Director: Ryan Nelson of Nelwater Consulting 
Production Assistant: Natalie N. Grantham of Nelwater 
VO: Darren Goldwater of Nelwater Sports 
Editor & Director: Josh Benser of ABC News 4
Courtesy of: 
Colonial Athletic Association