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Cheer on the blue and gold with Akron Basketball tickets. The University of Akron's men's basketball team, known as the Zips, is based in Akron, Ohio. The team is currently in the Mid-American Conference's East division. The Akron Zips are the only team in all of college sports to have an endorsement deal with LeBron James' LJ23 apparel line. They're also a member of MAC, but they were previously members at Ohio Valley Conference and Mid-Continent Conference before joining up full time starting 1992.

The team began play in 1901, when it was still known as Buchtel College, and played out of Crouse Gym, the school's original structure, which was constructed in 1888. The team first appeared in the NCAA Tournament when Bob Huggins was their coach in 1986. The University of Akron's men's basketball program has been one to watch for years. The Zips have won MAC East division titles in 1998, as well as an invitation to the NIT in 2006 where they won their first round at Temple University before losing in round two. In 2007, the Zips won their second MAC East division and tied the school's all-time wins record in Division I with 26. After winning the conference tournament, they lost in the MAC Tournament Championship by a last-second shot, 53–52 to Miami's RedHawks.

Get into the spirit with your favorite college sport and purchase Akron basketball tickets. The Zips have appeared in the NCAA Tournament four times and have made numerous appearances in the National Invitation Tournaments.

Akron Zips Basketball Ticket Prices

Several variables will affect Akron Zips Basketball ticket prices. The most important is the level of demand for a given contest. Non-conference games between little-known teams can be fairly inexpensive while tickets to the NCAA Tournament or NIT can be much more expensive. Conference tournaments and other conference contests can be a happy medium for fans who want to watch quality hoops without breaking the bank. 

How much are Akron Zips Basketball tickets?

The average cost of Akron Zips Basketball tickets for the current season is $33.09. Courtside and premium seats will cost much more while spots in the upper levels of an arena are typically more affordable. Typically, courtside seats for a conference game will be over $100 per ticket.

Costs can rise in the postseason. The average men’s March Madness ticket for first and second-round contests carried a cost of $173 while prices rose to as high as $135 for women’s games. Women’s Final Four and Championship tickets usually start around $114 while prices can rise as high as $1200. Men’s Final Four tickets will run around $555 for just the semifinals and $349 for only the title game.

Early season tournaments like the NIT Season Tip-off will usually cost between $19 and $172. NIT tickets for the upper level of Madison Square Garden will be the cheapest with costs usually in the $19 to $35 range. The Preseason WNIT, which features many of the best women’s basketball teams in the nation, will usually have costs between $15 and $50. WNIT Tickets will change in cost depending on which team is hosting too.

A matchup featuring Akron Zips at Ohio Bobcats Basketball will be next up on the schedule. The game will take place on February 27th, 2024 at 7:00pm at Ohio Convocation Center, Ohio University, Athens, OH. There are 25 Akron Zips at Ohio Bobcats Basketball tickets available right now, ranging from a starting price of $18.40 to a top end price of $29.02 for premium seats. During the 2024 basketball season, tickets will vary from game to game with a lowest ticket price set at $10.61 and the most expensive ticket set at $116.80. 

Akron Zips Basketball Schedule

From the season-opening Champions Classic to March Madness, the college basketball season is always full of exciting games. Teams open their seasons in November with non-conference contests and tournaments. The Maui Invitational and Gulf Coast Showcase are two of the top early-season tournaments. The season moves into conference play in December and January before conference tournaments take place in early March. The WNIT, NIT and NCAA Tournaments will take place in March and April.

The  schedule for the current season has 3 games remaining on the calendar. The final matchup on the Akron Zips Basketball schedule will take place inside University Arena at Read Fieldhouse at Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI. The final game will feature Akron Zips at Western Michigan Broncos Basketball and tip off is scheduled for March 8th, 2024 at 7:00pm.

When do Akron Zips Basketball tickets go on sale?

Most regular-season college basketball tickets will go on sale in June or July after schedules are released for the upcoming season. Early season tournaments like the Maui Invitational will usually start selling tickets as soon as they announce the field and dates for the next event. Postseason seats will be available as soon as the NCAA and NIT selection committees announce tournament fields. Use TicketSmarter’s up-to-date schedule to snag Akron Zips Basketball tickets as soon as they are available. 

Akron Zips Basketball Seating Chart

Most men’s and women’s basketball programs share an on-campus arena. Facilities typically have seating for between 7,000 and 11,000 fans. Courtside seats provide an up-close-and-personal view of the game, while more affordable spots are usually found in the upper levels. Look for seats near the half court line for the best view of the game. Use TicketSmarter’s interactive seating chart to snag the best Akron Zips Basketball tickets available for both home and road contests.

TicketSmarter's seating map tools will have accurate Akron Zips Basketball seating charts for every home and away game on the schedule. 

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Akron Zips Basketball Upcoming Events

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02/27/2024
Athens, OH
03/02/2024 - 03/05/2024
Akron, OH
03/08/2024
Kalamazoo, MI