UIC-Illinois Tickets to Go on Sale Friday

Oct. 25, 2010

CHICAGO - Individual game tickets for the Dec. 18 basketball doubleheader between UIC and Illinois at the United Center will go on sale Friday, Oct. 29 at 10 a.m., it was announced Monday.

The UIC women's basketball team will take on Illinois as the road team beginning at 10:30 a.m., followed by the men's contest, with UIC serving as the home squad, at 1 p.m., or 30 minutes following the conclusion of the women's game. Both games will be played at the United Center, home of the Chicago Bulls and Chicago Blackhawks.

Ticket prices will range from $15 to $100. Courtside seats will cost $100, floor seats will be priced at $80 each; tickets in the 100 Level will cost $60; 200 Level seats will be priced at $45; seats in the 300 Level along the sidelines will cost $30 each; while 300 Level seats along the baseline will be priced at $15. UIC's allotment will be distributed in the following order: donors, season ticket holders, alumni, and the general public.

The UIC men's basketball team, under the leadership of first-year head coach Howard Moore, returns its top two scorers (guards Robo Kreps and Zavion Neely) from last season. The women's team was picked fourth in the preseason Horizon League poll, and returns preseason first-team selection Jasmine Bailey along with eight other letterwinners.

To purchase tickets, beginning Friday, visit, or call 312-413-UIC1.