2017 MAAC BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS INFORMATION
The Monmouth men’s and women’s basketball teams will look to secure a spot in the big dance at the 2017 MAAC Men’s & Women’s Basketball Championships March 2-6 at the Times Union Center in Albany, NY. Below is complete information for fans to fly with the Hawks to Albany and cheer them on to a MAAC Championship.
When do the Hawks Play?
The men's team has clinched the # 1 seed in the tournament. Following their 84-59 quarterfinal win over NIagara Friday, they will next play in the semifinals at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 5 against Siena or Fairfield. The men's championship game is Monday, March 6 at 9:00pm. The women's team was eliminated from the tournament on Friday when they lost to Rider. Click here for the men's tournament bracket and here for the women's tournament bracket.
How do I purchase tickets?
Season Ticket Holders and Members of the Blue/White Club can contact the Monmouth Athletics Box Office at 732-263-5735. All fans can purchase tickets online at ticketmaster.com, at the Times Union Center box office or by calling (800) 745-3000. See above for direct links to purchase tickets.
How much do tickets cost?
$50.00 Center 5 sections
$37.50 Lower Level Corners, Upper level center 3-first 5 rows
$25.00 Lower level corners & endzones, upper level center 3 rows 6 and up
$18.50 Upper level and endzones
$8.00 Students & Children (excluding $50 price levels) Upper Level corners & endzones
Flex Ticket Package:
$150.00 Includes 4 Flex Tickets
$100.00 Includes 4 End Zone Flex Tickets
Pick your session. Pick your seat. It's that simple!
Redeem your Flex Tickets for the best available seats to any session. You can get 4 seats to 1 session, 2 seats to 2 sessions, or 1 seat to 4 sessions. It's up to you!*
*Flex Tickets must be purchased in multiples of 4. Seats are subject to availability. Must be redeemed at TUC Box Office.
Is there a specific section for Monmouth fans and where is our team bench?
The men's team will occupy the bench in front of section 104 for all of its games at the Times Union Center.
Fan Bus Information:
Bus transportation is available for $30 per person to each men's game. This does NOT include a game ticket. Buses depart each day from the circle in front of the OceanFirst Bank Center and return following the game. Departure times are 12:00pm on Sunday, March 6 and 4:00pm on Monday, March 6. Advanced reservations are required. The deadline for Monday's game is 9:30 a.m. on Monday morning. Call Elaine at 732-571-3489 to reserve a seat on the bus.
I need a hotel! Where can I stay?
See above under related links to connect to the Albany County Convention & Visitors Bureau which has complete information on area hotels.
Will there be special events for the tournament?
Monmouth has partnered with Public House 42 located at 42 Eagle St, Albany, NY 12207 to serve as a destination for Monmouth fans. Join us on Sunday, March 5 between 2:30 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. to meet up with fellow Hawk fans!
I can't make it to Albany, is there a local MU Watch Party?
Yes! Three local restaurants will be showing each of the Monmouth men's games. Come join fellow Hawk alumni and friends to cheer on the Hawks to victory! The three locations are:
Asbury Ale House
531 Cookman Ave, Asbury Park, NJ
C.J. McCloone's Pub & Grill
560 Shrewsbury Ave, Tinton Falls, NJ
River Rock Resturant & Marina Bar
1600 New Jersey 70, Brick, NJ 08724