March Is On


[please include ‘parking map’ image located in ‘logo’ folder] Parking is free for all sessions of the tournament. T here are 3200 on-site parking spots at the Sears Centre Arena. We encourage you to arrive early to avoid congestion and tie ups. The lots are accessible off of Prairie Stone Pkwy, Hoffman Blvd, and Pratum Ave (see detailed map). Once inside, Prairie Stone signage and parking attendants will direct you to the closest lot.
The Sears Centre Arena is ADA compliant for accessibility including restrooms, parking, drop off lanes, and service counters. Accessible seating is located on the Sears Centre Arena arena floor (subject to event and availability) and main concourse level. Accessible seating may be purchased by calling the Sears Centre Arena Box Office directly at 847-649-2270.
Volunteers are needed for tent operations, floor managers, court sweepers, media hospitality, team check-ins, game official host, training room assistants, band/cheer escort and many more. All volunteers 18 and over are welcome and your participation is greatly appreciated. To volunteer please contact Kyle Gajewski at or call 847-649-2219.

Chicago… MARCH IS ON …when the Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament takes over the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates, March 7th through 10th. Single Session tickets are just $15.
Don’t miss out when the conference’s top team is decided during a single elimination, four-day tournament featuring all 12 Big Ten schools. The winner will be crowned the 2013 Big Ten Conference Champion and gains an automatic bid to the NCAA Women’s Tournament which begins on March 23.

It’s a celebration of one of the country’s great athletic conferences as tournament week offers fans events and appearances including an B1G Autograph Session with Big Ten greats: Ron Dayne, Mateen Cleaves, Jim Jackson and Kenny Battle and the free “Skills & Thrills Fan Camp” the ultimate interactive park, offering immersive exhibits that gives fans of all ages front row seats to the heart pounding excitement of Big Ten basketball.

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