STORRS, Conn. (WTNH) – University of Connecticut is hosting a watch party open for all to cheer on the women’s basketball team, and the building has already reached maximum capacity, according to the university.
At 8 p.m. Sunday night, the UConn Huskies will go head-to-head against the No. 1 South Carolina Gamecocks. This is the first time since 2016 that the women have made it to the final round.
The division of athletics watch party will be hosted at the on-campus arena, Gampel Pavilion. The venue can seat around 10,000, and the university says all have been claimed. By Saturday morning, over half the seats were filled. Nearly a day later, all possible tickets were taken.
Doors will open at 7 p.m., and tip off is at 8 p.m.