Originally a Victorian lawn game, basketball soared in popularity once rules were altered to eliminate mandatory athletic corsets and tip-off duels. Witness hardwood history with today's Groupon: for $12, you get one session ticket to the first round or quarter-final games of the Virginia 529 Colonial Athletic Association's Men's Basketball Championship (a $25 value). Choose from four tournament sessions:
- Session 1: Friday, March 4, Games at 12 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
- Session 2: Friday, March 4, Games at 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
- Session 3: Saturday, March 5, Games at 12 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
- Session 4: Saturday, March 5, Games at 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
The CAA Men's Basketball Championship features the conference's top programs, including George Mason, James Madison, William & Mary, Virginia Commonwealth, and Old Dominion, known for their fierce competition both against each other and noted national powerhouses. A once-a-year showcase of conference constituents, the CAA championship allows fans firsthand exposure to each team's peculiar brand of round ball, from George Mason's precision sharpshooters to the seamless passing of William and Mary's cybernetically enhanced hive mind. Each purchase gets you a one-session ticket good for dribbling duos of afternoon or evening contests.
Fans will soak in the maple-tinged pageantry of the championship's first two rounds from seats at the Richmond Coliseum. Groupon holders stoke the fiery throng as the CAA's dunking diplomats hash out rivalries for immortal honor, a berth in the NCAA Tournament, and a championship totem pole carved to form the heads of each school's spirit animal.
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