GRAND FORKS, N.D. – The University of North Dakota Athletics Department announced today ticket information for the 2017 NCAA Division I Men’s Ice Hockey West Regional in Fargo, N.D. Based on North Dakota Champions Club (NDCC) priority points, members will have the ability to purchase tickets through their My North Dakota accounts starting Monday, Nov. 14, and Tuesday, Nov. 15. This online-only special opportunity is available only to NDCC members and is a benefit of membership in NDCC.
The West Regional will be held at SCHEELS Arena on March 24-25, 2017. A limited amount of tickets will be available for students and will be communicated through student email in the coming weeks. A limited amount of tickets for the general public will be available to purchase online only on Thursday, Dec. 8.
Ticket availability is based on NDCC priority points. The descending NDCC list for West Regional tickets will be based on NDCC priority points as of 12 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016. On Monday, Nov. 14, NDCC members in the top 100 will have the opportunity to purchase up to six (6) tickets per NDCC membership account, subject to availability. On Tuesday, Nov. 15, NDCC members ranking from 101 through 400 will have the opportunity to purchase up to four (4) tickets per NDCC membership account subject to availability. The deadline for the top 400 members to purchase tickets is 6 p.m. Central Time on Wednesday, Nov. 16. At 10 a.m. CT on Thursday, Nov. 17, NDCC members No. 401 and beyond will have the opportunity to purchase up to two (2) tickets per NDCC membership account, subject to availability on a first-come, first-serve basis in each member’s My North Dakota account.
NDCC members received an email earlier today with more information about My North Dakota account and their current priority point ranking.
Questions about priority points and all NDCC matters should be directed to Champions Club Associate Director Val Sussex at 701.777.4078 or at email@example.com.
A limited number of tickets will be held for a general public online-only on-sale that will start at 10 a.m. CT on Dec. 8. Those seeking to purchase tickets to the West Regional via the public on-sale may do so by visiting www.NCAA.com/FrozenFour. Purchasing tickets online is the only way to secure tickets as there will not be in-person sales.
In addition, a limited number of West Regional tickets will be held exclusively for students. More information will be available to students in the coming weeks. Student tickets for the West Regional will be $64 and located in a student-only section, which is standing room-only behind the north goal at SCHEELS Arena.
All tickets for the 2017 NCAA Division I Men’s Ice Hockey West Regional will be sold as a three-game package that includes the two semifinal games and the regional championship game. Ticket prices for NDCC members and the general public range from $104 to $114. Game times are set by the NCAA in conjunction with ESPN the week of the tournament.
In addition to tickets, NDCC members will have the ability to purchase on-site parking passes and tickets into the fan fest, which will be held in the new connected addition of SCHEELS Arena. Parking and fan fest tickets will also be available in the same buying experience in members’ My North Dakota account. There are two parking options: a premium pass for $30 for entire tournament, which is good for the parking lot outside the main doors on the south side of SCHEELS Arena, and general parking, which is $20 for the entire tournament and is located in additional on-site lots. The fan fest will be an area that will have live entertainment and fans will be allowed to purchase food and beverages before the first game of each day and between games on Friday, Mar. 24. The fan fest is an all-ages event, however only people of age will be able to purchase adult beverages. The fan fest will open 90 minutes prior to puck drop of the first game of each day when the doors to SCHEELS Arena open to the public. Tickets to the fan fest are $20.