JONESBORO, AR (ASU) – Tickets for the upcoming 2015 Sun?Belt Conference (SBC) Men's and Women's Basketball Championships to be held March 11-15 at Lakefront Arena in New Orleans, La., are now on sale for Arkansas State University basketball fans to purchase.
Ticket books for the 2015 SBC?Championships are $99 per person, which includes all men's and women's games for a combined 14 contests over a five-day period. A-State fans are encouraged to purchase their tickets through the A-State Ticket?Office as its tickets are reserved for sections located behind the Red Wolves' bench area. All students with a valid A-State student ID?will be admitted to the conference tournament free of charge.
A-State fans may purchase their ticket books through the A-State Central Box Office by calling 870-972-2781 or 1-888-ASU-FANS or online at tickets.astate.edu. The A-State Central Box Office is located in the Convocation Center on the A-State campus inside the red entrance on the facility's southeast corner.
The women's championship starts Wednesday, March 11, and concludes Saturday, March 14 with the championship game starting at 7 p.m. (CT) on ESPN3. The men's championship gets underway Thursday, March 12, and wraps up Sunday, March 15, with the championship contest at 12 p.m. (CT). The Sun Belt Men's Basketball Championship game will be televised live on ESPN2.
The top eight seeds from the final conference standings will advance to the Sun Belt Conference Men's and Women's Basketball Championship Tournament.
The Sun Belt has also established fan rates at a number of hotels with locations ranging from the historic French Quarter, the Central Business District, and suburban Metairie. Fans can book rooms at the official team hotel of the Championships – the Hilton Riverside in downtown New Orleans. For discounted rates, maps, and complete hotel information, visit www.sunbeltsports.org/fanhotels.