By Thomas Corhern, TTU Sports Information
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – If fans are looking at getting tickets to the 2019 Ohio Valley Conference Basketball Championships Presented by Visit Evansville at a discounted rate, Friday is the final day to act.
All-session tickets are currently available through Friday at an early-bird special price of $60, which will get you a seat at every game of the 2019 tournament at the Ford Center in Evansville, Ind.
On Saturday, the ticket cost increases to $80 for an all-session ticket.
To order tickets, call the Hooper Eblen Center ticket office at (931) 372-3940, visit the ticket office on the concourse or visit TTUsports.com.
The OVC announced Visit Evansville as the tournament's presenting partner on Wednesday, allowing the host city to gain national exposure and visibility throughout the tournament and across the league's broadcast partners.
The tournament will be held from March 6-9 with the league's top eight men's and women's basketball teams competing for the conference's automatic bids to the NCAA Basketball Tournaments. The 2019 tournament is the second straight year the event has been held in Evansville.
The Visit Evansville partnership also includes benefits for the local Evansville residents, including a special ticket discount for either session on Wednesday, March 6, by showing a valid area ID. More information on that initiative is available at www.OVCsports.com/Evansville.
About Visit Evansville
Evansville is the third largest city in Indiana, located in the state's southwest corner on the Ohio River, in what is called the Tri-State Region. Evansville is a regional destination for residents of Illinois and Kentucky, as well as Indiana, and is a center of commerce, retail, entertainment, special events, festivals and sports of all kinds. The city brand is "E is For Everyone" so Evansville is a captivating destination for all. Go to www.visitevansville.com.