The Valparaiso University ticket office will be selling NCAA Tournament tickets beginning at 10 a.m. Monday morning. Tickets through Valpo will be $100 per person for the first 350 fans, including students. The ticket office will be taking orders both by phone (1-877-MY-VU-TIX) or in person in the main lobby of the ARC.
The Alumni Association is organizing a bus trip as well, which will load at 7:30 a.m. Friday morning in front of the ARC and depart at 8 a.m. The bus will cost $50 per person. The first 50 students to purchase game tickets will receive a free ride on the bus courtesy of the Valparaiso University Athletics Department. The bus will depart approximately 30 minutes after the end of the Valpo game.
The Alumni Association is also holding a pregame lunch buffet at Nationwide Arena in the Founders Club Room. The event will open at 2 p.m. ET and will cost $35 per person, with a reduced rate of $25 per person for Valparaiso University students. The buffet will include carving stations, vegetarian pasta, crudités, antipasto platters, shrimp, vegetable and potato side dishes, salad, rolls, and assorted desserts, along with water, coffee, tea, and Pepsi products.