Tarleton State University of Stephenville, Texas headlines the Elite Eight teams that will compete for the NCAA Division II Men’s Basketball title during the Championship Tournament at Dr. Pepper Arena, 2601 Avenue of the Stars in Frisco on March 23-26!
Make plans to see some of the best men’s small college basketball players as the Quarterfinal action gets underway with the first of four games at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, March 23.
The #2 ranked Lincoln Memorial Railsplitters from HarroTennessee take on 7th seeded Barry University from Miami Shores, Florida. Lincoln Memorial brings a win-loss record of 32-2 into the game after winning the Southeast Region, while South Region champion Barry is 26-6.
At 3:30 p.m., the #4 ranked West Liberty University Hilltoppers (30-3) take on the #6 seeded Stonehill Skyhawks (24-8). Atlantic Region champ West Liberty is from West Liberty, West Virginia, while East Region champ Stonehill College hails from Easton, Massachusetts.
Tarleton State (24-8), ranked #7, will take on #1 seeded Augustana University (31-2) at 7 p.m. The Texans captured the South Central Region, while the Vikings from Sioux Falls, South Dakota won the Central Region title.
At 9:30 p.m., #3 ranked Western Oregon (30-3) tips off against #5 seeded Saginaw Valley State University (25-7). The Western Oregon Wouwolves from Monmouth, Oregon won the West Region, while the SVSU Cardinals, from University Center, Michigan, captured the Midwest Region title
The winners advance to the semifinal action on Thursday, March 24 at 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
The NCAA Division II Men’s National Championship game tips off at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 26.
Tournament passes, which provide admittance to all seven games, are available at $33 each. You can also purchase single day passes for $13 each, or a 4-Pack for Saturday’s NCAA Men’s Division II Championship Game for $39. Group tickets are also available.
For more information and to purchase seats, please visit www.ticketmaster.com or call the Dr. Pepper StarCenter at (214) 387-5600.
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