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Limited Number of Tickets Available to the Public Beginning Friday
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – A limited number of tickets to the 2015 American Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Championship are now available to the general public.
The championship will be played at the XL Center in Hartford, Connecticut, March 12-15. All 11 American Athletic Conference teams will compete for the league title, including 2014 NCAA champion UConn, which is one of the six conference teams that have reached the NCAA Final Four. The 11 teams that comprise the American Athletic Conference have a combined six NCAA titles, made 22 Final Four appearances, 67 Sweet Sixteen appearances and 173 NCAA tournament appearances.
The 2015 championship will begin with three first-round games Thursday, March 12. Two quarterfinal doubleheaders will be played Friday, March 13, followed by a semifinal doubleheader Saturday, March 14. The final will take place Sunday, March 15.
Premium seating for the 2015 championship has sold out in advance. Ticket packages made available to the general public Friday include lower-level and upper-level seating, cover all 10 games of the championship, and are priced as low as $199. Tickets are available online at XLCenter.com, in person at the XL Center box office, or by telephone at 877-522-8499. Tickets are also available from The American’s member institutions through the schools’ athletics ticket offices.
Fans may visit TheAmerican.org/MBB for the latest information on the 2015 championship.
The XL Center, located in the heart of Hartford, has hosted a number of NCAA Championship men’s and women’s basketball games, was the site of the Big East Women’s Basketball Championship from 1994-2013 and previously served as a home site for the NBA’s Boston Celtics. The facility completed a $35 million upgrade to its infrastructure in September.
2015 American Athletic Conference Championship
XL Center • Hartford, Connecticut
Thursday, March 12 • First Round
No. 9 seed vs. No. 8 seed 3:30 p.m.
No. 10 seed vs. No. 7 seed 6 p.m.
No. 11 seed vs. No. 6 seed 8 p.m.
Friday, March 13 • Quarterfinals
9/8 winner vs. No. 1 seed Noon
No. 5 seed vs. No. 4 seed 2 p.m.
10/7 winner vs. No. 2 seed 7 p.m.
11/6 winner vs.No. 3 seed 9 p.m.
Saturday, March 14 • Semifinals
Quarterfinal winners 3 p.m.
Quarterfinal winners 5 p.m.
Sunday, March 15 • Final
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