March 16, 2014
MADISON, Wis. -- Fans heading to Milwaukee for the second and third rounds of the 2014 NCAA Tournament are encouraged to join fellow Badgers for an NCAA Basketball Pep Rally. The fun begins on Wednesday, March 19 at 6 p.m. in the rotunda of the Milwaukee Theater in downtown Milwaukee.
The UW Spirit Squad, UW Band and Bucky Badger will be on hand to entertain those in attendance. Plus, fans will enjoy free light snacks and a cash bar. The full entertainment lineup will be announced in the coming days.
The historic Milwaukee Theater is Milwaukee and Wisconsin's largest and most elegant "destination" theater, which has been the center of Milwaukee civic and cultural life for well over a century. For information on the Milwaukee Theater, visit their website.
Badger fans are also reminded the team will conduct an open practice at the BMO Harris Bradley Center from 1:30 to 2:10 p.m. on Wednesday, March 19. The open practice is free to attend. All fans are welcome. UW's second-round opponent, American, is on the floor for its open practice session beginning at noon.
As the tournament progresses, additional fan events may be added throughout the weekend. Fans are encouraged to follow @UWBadgers or @BadgerMBB on Twitter to receive the latest updates.