KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC Athletics has announced ticketing availability information for Wednesday’s College Basketball Invitational Presented by FIVE FOUR matchup against Green Bay. Tipoff is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. CT at Swinney Recreation Center on the UMKC campus.
General admission tickets are $15 while student tickets can be purchased at the box office on game day for $10 with a valid UMKC student ID. The box office at Swinney Rec Center will open at 5 p.m. CT on Wednesday. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. CT.
To purchase general admission tickets in advance, visit UMKCKangaroos.com or call the UMKC Athletics ticket office at 844-UMKC-FAN.
UMKC men’s basketball season ticket holders will have access to a reserved section. The section will remain available until 15 minutes before tipoff and then remaining seats will become general admission. There will also be a reserved section for UMKC student seating.
Fans encouraged are encouraged to use the hashtag #SellOutSwinney on social media leading up to Wednesday’s game.
The CBI presented by FIVE FOUR is a single-elimination tournament up until the best-of-3 finals, with all games played at campus sites. After the first round games, the quarterfinal round will take place on Monday, March 20, followed by the semifinals on Wednesday, March 22. Prior to the semifinals, the remaining teams will be re-bracketed. The finals series is best-of-3 in which one team will host two of the three games. Those games will be played on March 27, March 29 and March 31.
Past CBI champions include Tulsa, Oregon State, VCU, Oregon, Pittsburgh, Santa Clara, Siena, Loyola Chicago and Nevada. Teams from nearly every conference have participated in the event. In all, 28 teams have used the CBI to springboard to the NCAA Tournament the following year, while another 17 have gone on to the NIT.
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