The Mercer University Athletics Department announced plans Wednesday to host an NCAA Tournament Selection Show viewing party at Hawkins Arena on Sunday, March 16 starting at 5 p.m.


The event is open to the public and will feature appearances by Mercer University President William D. Underwood, Mercer men's basketball head coach Bob Hoffman, Macon Mayor Robert Reichert and the Mercer men's basketball team.


Doors open at 5 p.m. and the party will culminate with the announcement of Mercer's seeding and location in the NCAA bracket, to be unveiled on the CBS NCAA Basketball Championship Selection Show.


The CBS broadcast will be shown on Mercer's Daktronics video board so the entire fan base can join in on the excitement! Food at the event will be provided by Aramark, Margaritas Mexican Grill and Francar's Buffalo Wings