Media Information




Media traveling to Indianapolis for the 2006 Big Ten Women's
Basketball Tournament presented by Xbox Live can be assured that the Big Ten Conference, Pacers Sports & Entertainment, Inc., Indiana Sports Corporation, Indianapolis Local Organizing Committee and the City of Indianapolis, will
prepare a working media environment equal to the magnitude of this event.

TOURNAMENT MEDIA CONTACTS

The Big Ten Conference
Jeff Smith, Assistant Director of Communications
847-696-1010, jsmith@bigten.org - Women's Tournament Primary Contact

Indiana Sports Corporation
Jeff Weitekamp, Director of Communications
317-237-5016, jeff.weitekamp@indianasportscorp.com

CREDENTIALS & HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS

Credentials
Requests for credential applications should be made through Jeff Smith of the Big Ten Conference (847-696-1010/jsmith@bigten.org).  Media interested in applying for a credential will need to do so online.  The web address can be obtained by contacting Jeff Smith.  Media will be notified by e-mail of their accreditation status prior to the tournament.

No credentials will be mailed.  They will be distributed at the Media/Employee Entrance on the southeast side of Conseco Fieldhouse off Delaware St., March 2, 3, 5 and 6.

Hotel Reservations

IMPORTANT:  There is no designated media hotel for the Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament.  Media covering the 2006 Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament presented by Xbox Live can make hotel reservations immediately. Contact 1-800-556-INDY (4639), or housing@indianapolis.org, or click the link below to reserve hotel rooms over the Internet.

Click here to reserve your hotel rooms for the 2006 Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament presented by Xbox Live.