Men's Basketball Events
Congratulations to the Marquette men's basketball team for our No. 3 seed in the East Region of the NCAA tournament!
(3) Marquette vs. (6) Butler
Saturday, March 23
Tipoff is 6:45 p.m. CT
430 W. Vine St., Lexington, KY
Schedule of Events in Lexington
Join fellow Marquette alumni and fans for the festivities in Lexington this week!
Hotel special for Marquette fans
The Hilton Lexington Downtown Hotel has reserved a special rate of $149 per night for Marquette fans. To book a room, call (859) 231-9000 or (877) 539-1648, or book online. Use the group code: MARIPO.
More Lexington travel planning info
* Get a partial list of Lexington-area hotels with availability this week.
* Find restaurants in Lexington (PDF).
* See Lexington-area places of worship (PDF).
How do I get tickets? Tickets were made available through a presale to season ticket holders, student "Fanatics" ticket holders, Blue & Gold Fund donors and Marquette University donors at $500 or above for the current fiscal year.
If you did not request tickets through the presale, you may call the ticket office at (414) 288-4668 to add your name to a waiting list. Requests will ONLY be accepted from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Monday, March 18, and you will be notified via email by Tuesday if we can process and fulfill your order. Waiting list requests will be fulfilled in order of priority points and giving history. The maximum number of tickets that can be requested is four.
If I do receive tickets, what do I do? If we are able to fulfill your ticket request, your credit card will be charged $95 (lower level) or $78 (upper level) per ticket for the Marquette session on Thursday. Only the individual whose name is on the account, or the spouse, can pick up the tickets at the site. You must have a valid photo ID when picking up the tickets. You will only receive Saturday tickets if Marquette advances to play on Saturday. If Marquette advances, you will automatically be charged another $95/78 per ticket for the game against Butler/Bucknell.
Can I change the name at will call on my tickets? There are no refunds, exchanges or substitutions on any NCAA tournament tickets.
Where would I pick up my tickets? At the Marquette will call location (TBD). You must have a valid photo ID when picking up the tickets. You will receive an email to confirm location of will call by Wednesday.
If you have further questions, please contact the ticket office at (414) 288-4668.