GRAND FORKS, N.D. – The University of North Dakota Athletics Department announced today ticket information for the 2018 NCAA Division I Men’s Ice Hockey West Regional at Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in Sioux Falls on Friday, March 23 and Saturday, March 24.

Tickets for the general public go on sale Thursday, December 7 at 10 a.m. at the KELOLAND Box Office and at

Ticket prices range from $49 to $99, plus fees. Game times are set by the NCAA in conjunction with ESPN and will be announced the week of the tournament. Tickets will be sold as a three-game package that includes the two semifinal games on Friday and the regional championship game on Saturday with the tournament champion continuing on to the Frozen Four in St. Paul.

The NCAA Division I Men’s Hockey Committee announced the site selection earlier this year. UND will host the West Region tournament. UND has previously hosted the West Regional at SCHEELS Arena in Fargo in both 2015 and 2017 to a sold-out venue over those two tournaments.

The 2018 regional will mark UND Athletics’ first partnership with Denny Sanford PREMIER Center, which seats more than 10,600 fans for hockey.

Sioux Falls Sports Authority and Sioux Falls Stampede are partnering with UND and Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in hosting the tournament.


About the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center

The Denny Sanford PREMIER Center is the region’s newest and largest sports and entertainment venue, hosting a variety of events including concerts, hockey, indoor football, Division I basketball, rodeos, family programs and much more. The facility features two public and two private clubs and offers premium seating including private suites, loge boxes, and club seats. The Denny Sanford PREMIER Center opened September 19, 2014. For more information, visit