RICHMOND, Va. – It's called the "Mecca of Basketball." It's where Kobe and Jordan went off against the New York Knicks. It's where only the "headliners" play, and next week it will be where your Virginia Commonwealth University men's basketball team will be taking the court.
The Rams blitzed ACC foe Wake Forest, 90-69, on Tuesday night in Winston-Salem to earn a trip to the Final Four of the NIT Season Tip-Off that kicks off at Madison Square Garden in New York City next Wednesday night.
Tickets will be a hot commodity around Richmond and the VCU Athletic Department will have a limited number available to the passionate fan base that follows the Black & Gold.
Tickets will go on sale Wednesday, November 17 at 9:30 am.
Wednesday, November 24
Semifinal #1 TBD vs. TBD Game Time: 7:00 pm
Semifinal #2 TBD vs. TBD Game Time: 9:00 pm
Friday, November 26
Consolation Game TBD vs. TBD Game Time: 2:30 pm
Championship Game TBD vs. TBD Game Time: 5:00 pm
Reserved Ticket: $45 per day
All orders will be allocated based on current donor level and the priority point system. All ticket requests must be submitted online by Thursday, November 18 at 4:30 pm. Ticket distribution will be determined at a later date.
All tickets for the NIT Preseason Tip Off must be ordered through the online ticketing system. Please follow the steps below to access your account online.
Step 1: Go to vcuathletics.com
Step 2: Scroll over the Tickets link and select "Buy Tickets Now"
Step 3: Select Sign In on the left column
Step 4: Sign into your Account online:
A: If you have REGISTERED your account online:
- Enter your email address/account # and password in the spaces provided below "Returning Online Customer" and select SIGN IN.
- If this is your first time utilizing the online system, click Existing Box Office Customer.
- In the Activate My Account box, enter your Customer Number and Online Pin.
(All season ticket holders, your customer number and online pin were on your renewal application. If you have not received an online pin, please call the Ticket Office at (804) 828-7267.)
All orders will be allocated based on current donor level and the priority point system. Ram Athletic Fund members will be allocated first, followed by season ticket holders, and the general public. Please call us if you have any questions at (804) 828-7267.