Tickets for the 2018 NAIA Division II Men's Basketball and NCAA Division II Men's and Women's Basketball Elite Eight back on sale


SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Tickets for the 2018 NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball and the NCAA Division II Men’s and Women’s Elite Eight Championships are back online and available for purchase at www.Ticketmaster.com.

Online ticket sales were suspended due to a technical error in the Ticketmaster system. We apologize for any inconvenience.

The Sioux Falls Sports Authority, along with Dakota State University and Northwestern College (Iowa), will host the 2018 NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball Championship March 7-13 at the Sanford Pentagon. In conjunction with the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference, the SFSA will host the 2018 Men’s and Women’s Elite Eight March 19-24, also at the Sanford Pentagon.

The NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball Championship will begin on Wednesday, March 7, with eight games per day on the first three days of competition. Games are scheduled for 8:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 12 p.m., 4 p.m., 5:45 p.m., 8 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. March 7-9. The quarterfinals will be played on Saturday, March 10 starting at 1 p.m. followed by the semifinals on Monday, March 12 and the championship game on Tuesday, March 13.

All-session passes are $90 and can be purchased at the Sanford Pentagon Box Office, www.Ticketmaster.com, any Ticketmaster outlet or by calling 800-745-3000. All tickets will be general admission. For information on suites or group sales for the championship, contact the Sioux Falls Sports Authority at 605-373-2041 or visit sfsportsauthority.org.

The Women’s Elite Eight will tip-off on Monday, March 19 and the men’s championship will get underway on Tuesday, March 20. The Elite Eight schedule is as follows:

Women’s Elite Eight

Monday, March 19

Quarterfinals – 12 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 6 p.m., 8:30 p.m.

Wednesday, March 21

Semifinals (Live on CBS Sports Network) - 6 p.m., 8:30 p.m.

Friday, March 23

National Championship (Live on CBS Sports Network) – Time TBD

Men’s Elite Eight

Tuesday, March 20

Quarterfinals – 12 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 6 p.m., 8:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 22

Semifinals (Live on CBS Sports Network) – 6 p.m., 8:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 24

National Championship (Live on CBS) – Time TBD

All-session passes for the NCAA Division II Elite Eight are available for $45 and can be purchased at the Sanford Pentagon Box Office, www.ticketmaster.com, any Ticketmaster outlet or by calling 800-745-3000. Single session and group discounts are also available. All tickets will be general admission. For information on suites or group sales for the championship, contact the Sioux Falls Sports Authority at 605-373-2041 or visit sfsportsauthority.org.

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