Tickets Available Online for GNAC Hoop Tournament
Alterowitz Gymnasium is the site of the GNAC tournament for the first time.
Alterowitz Gymnasium is the site of the GNAC tournament for the first time.

Friday, January 30, 2015

Purchase Tickets Online 

PORTLAND, Ore. - Tickets are available online for the 2015 Great Northwest Athletic Conference Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships.

The tournament will be held March 4-7 at Alterowitz Gym on the campus of Montana State University Billings in Billings, Mont.

Tournament passes are available online for $30 (general admission) and $18 (student/youth and seniors).  Single session tickets are $7 (general admission) and $4 (student/youth and seniors).

Ticket prices at the door are $32 (general admission) and $20 (student/youth and seniors).  Single session tickets at the door are $8 (general admission) and $5 (student/youth and seniors).

The tournament begins Wednesday with two women's first-round games beginning at 5:15 p.m. (MST).  The men's two first-round games will be played Thursday, also beginning at 5:15 p.m.

Two sessions will be played Friday, with the women's semifinals featured in the first session beginning at noon followed by by the men's semifinals in the second session starting at 5:15 p.m.  The arena will be emptied in between sessions and a separate ticket for the second session will be required.

The tournament will conclude Saturday with the women's championship game at 5:15 p.m. followed by the men's title game at 7:30.

All 10 tournament games will be available online at GNAC.TV.  

The GNAC tournament champions earn automatic berths in the NCAA  West Regionals (March 13-16).

The NCAA will announce the eight qualifiers and pairings for the regional tournaments on Sunday, March 8 on  The two half-hour shows will begin at 7 p.m. PST.

The regional winners advance to the NCAA Division II Elite Eight.

The men's Elite 8 will be played March 25-28 at the Ford Center in Evansville, Ind.  The women's Elite 8 is scheduled for March 24-27 at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, S.D.

GNAC Championships (March 4-7 at Alterowitz Gymnasium, Montana State University Billings, Billings, Mont.)

WEDNESDAY: 5:15 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.  - Women's First Round.

THURSDAY: 5:15 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.  -  Men's First Round.

FRIDAY: Noon and 2:15 p.m. - Women's Semifinals.  5:15 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. - Men's Semifinals.

SATURDAY: 5:15 p.m. - Women's Championship.  7:30 p.m. - Men's Championship.