2014 MEAC Basketball Tournament
The MEAC Basketball Tournament is a single elimination championship playoff that involves Division I historically black colleges and universities located across the Atlantic coastline: Bethune-Cookman, Coppin State, Delaware State, Florida A&M, Hampton, Howard, Maryland Eastern Shore, Morgan State, Norfolk State, North Carolina A&T State, North Carolina Central, Savannah State, and South Carolina State.
The tournament is played at the Norfolk Scope Arena in Virginia. Both the men’s and women’s champion will receive an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament. The annual MEAC Basketball Tournament marks the second year in a row that the tournament is host in the City of Norfolk, which will serve as the tournament’s host through 2015. The Hampton University Lady Pirates and North Carolina A&T State University Aggies earned automatic bids to the NCAA Tournament last year as the Men’s and Women’s 2013 MEAC Tournament Champions.
Ticket books are on sale now for the 2014 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament scheduled for March 10-15 at the Norfolk Scope Arena in Virginia.
Each ticket book provides entrance for one (1) person to attend all 24 men’s and women’s games including the championship final slated for Saturday, March 15 with the women’s game starting at 3 p.m. followed by the men’s game at 6 p.m.
Ticket books can be purchased at all 13 MEAC university ticket offices, Norfolk Scope Arena Box Office, Ticketmaster outlets, the MEAC Administrative Office and online at Ticketmaster.com. Tickets are also available by calling the MEAC at 757-951-2055 or Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000.
Fans interested in sitting within their university’s fan block are encouraged to contact their institution’s ticket office directly.
For more information about the 2014 MEAC Basketball Tournament including brackets, ancillary events, tickets and travel information log on to www.MEAChoops.com.