December 30, 2015

2016 Men's Basketball Championship Ticket Sales to Begin

NAIA Men's Basketball Division II ChampionshipCollege of the Ozarks will host the 25th Annual NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Championship March 9-15, 2016. This marks the seventeenth year C of O has hosted the national tournament.

The Division II Championship is a 32-team, single-elimination tournament featuring the champions of the Division II conferences and at-large berths.

Tickets for the event will be offered for sale in the College’s Athletic Office-Keeter Gymnasium beginning Thursday, January 7th, through Friday, January 8th, from 8 AM-4:30 PM for walk-up sales.  Walk-up sales will also be offered in the Athletic Office between 9 AM and 12:30 PM from January 11-March 4.  

Phone sales will open on Friday, January 8th, from 8 AM – 4:30 PM.  Phone sales will continue Monday through Friday, 8 AM-4:30 PM, until the tournament begins.  To order tickets by phone, please call 417-335-NAIA (4262). 

Reserved seating is $95 for a tournament pass or $15 per session.  General admission is $75 for a tournament pass or $10 per session for adults, $5 for students, and $3 for children under 5.  A tournament pass provides admission to all 31 games.

Additional details regarding the tournament may be found on the College’s website at or by calling the Athletic Office at 417-690-2393.