March Madness has come to Columbia, South Carolina and there are still tickets available! Are you interested in attending one session or all sessions of the NCAA Men’s Basketball First & Second Round tournaments in Columbia this weekend? Websites such as Ticketmaster.com and Seatgeek.com still have tickets available for purchase (see links at the end of the post).
Thursday, March 21: Colonial Life Arena, Open Practice, FREE. Open to the public. Watch the teams practice.
Doors Open – 10:00 a.m.
#9 Oklahoma Practice 11:00–11:40 a.m.
#16 Gardner-Webb Practice11:45 a.m–12:25 p.m.
#8 Ole Miss Practice12:30–1:10 p.m.
#1 Virginia Practice 1:15–1:55 p.m.
#1 Duke Practice3:25–4:05 p.m.
#8 VCU Practice4:10–4:50 p.m.
#16 N.C. Central or N. Dakota State Practice4:55–5:35 p.m.
#16 UCF Practice5:40–6:20 p.m.
Friday, March 22: Colonial Life Arena, First Round, TICKETS REQUIRED. Tournament play begins. 8 of the 64 teams face off.
Doors Open – 11:10 a.m.
#8 Ole Miss vs. #9 Oklahoma12:40 p.m.
#1 Virginia vs. #16 Gardner-Webbapproximately 3:10 p.m.
#1 Duke vs. #16 North Carolina-Central or North Dakota State7:10 p.m.
#8 VCU vs. #9 UCFapproximately 9:40 p.m.
Sunday, March 24: Colonial Life Arena, Second Round, TICKETS REQUIRED. Tournament play continues. The 4 remaining teams play with hopes of moving on to the next round.
Doors Open – [TBD]
[Winner of G1] vs. [Winner of G2] – Time: [TBD]
[Winner of G3] vs. [Winner of G4] – Time: [TBD]
Ticket Information & Helpful Links
Find Tickets on SeatGeek.com (click the Columbia, SC bracket): click here
Information about the Colonial Life Arena, parking, the clear bag policy, and more: https://www.columbiascsports.com/venue-info