WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Rams basketball fans can get to be a part the most wonderful time of the year as season tickets for the Rams men's and women's basketball teams are on sale now. For $75, Rams basketball fans will have the opportunity to take part in another thrilling season of Winston-Salem State University basketball. Fans will definitely get their money's worth with 30 total home games for the Rams men's and women's basketball teams.
Highlighting the Rams women's schedule will be the season-opening Conference Challenge, followed by the Red & White Classic. In back-to-back weekends, fans will get a chance to the Rams women's basketball team take on top opponents from the Mountain East Conference (MEC) as well as the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) and other non-conference teams. The Rams women will open Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) play with some top competition as the team will take on the 2017 NCAA Division II National Runners-Up Virginia Union Panthers on December 14th. The Rams women's team will also close out the year with a New Year's Eve game against West Virginia State. The Rams women's team will also open CIAA Southern Division play when the team hosts the Saint Augustine's Falcons on January 13th for their first home game in 2018. The Rams will host the defending CIAA champion Johnson C. Smith Lady Golden Bulls on Saturday, January 27th with a Senior Day match up against Livingstone College on February 24th.
The Rams men's basketball team will also have a great schedule ahead of them as well. The Rams will open the season when the team hosts Clairion and Concord in back-to-back days on November 10th and 11th. The Rams men's basketball team will open Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) play when the team hosts the Virginia Union Panthers on December 14th before hosting the reigning CIAA champion Bowie State Bulldogs on December 18th. The Rams will open CIAA Southern Division play on January 13th when the team hosts the Saint Augustine's Falcons. The team will close out the regular season when the host the Livingstone Blue Bears in a Senior Day game on Saturday, February 24th.
Rams basketball season tickets are available through the WSSU Ticket Office at (336) 750-3220 or through the ticket office website at www.WSSURams.com. Just look for the Event/Tickets tab. For more information on Rams men's and women's basketball, contact the WSSU Office of Athletic Media Relations at (336) 750-2143 or log on to www.WSSURams.com.