Doors will open to the public at 11AM
Noon-12:40 PM - Northeastern
12:45-1:25 PM - Texas
1:30-2:10 PM - Notre Dame
2:15-2:55 PM - Butler
4:25-5:05 PM - Villanova
5:10-5:50 PM - NC State
5:55-6:35 PM - Lafayette
6:40-7:20 PM - LSU
Round 2: Thursday, March 19
Session 1, Game 1 - 12:15 PM: (CBS)
#3 Notre Dame
Session 1, Game 2 - approx 2:45 PM: (CBS)
Session 2, Game 1 - approx 6:50 PM: (TBS)
Session 2, Game 2 - approx 9:20 PM: (TBS)
#8 NC State
Round 3: Saturday, March 21
Session 3, Game 1 - approx 7:10 PM: (TBS)
#8 NC State
Session 3, Game 2 - approx 9:40 PM: (TBS)
#3 Notre Dame
Parking will be available in the CONSOL Energy Center Melody Tent Lot for $20, East Lot for $20 and North Lot for $20 and in the CONSOL Energy Center Parking Garage for $25. Please click here for directions and parking maps.
A wide variety of food and beverage options ranging from traditional concession fare such as hot dogs and pretzels to Caesar salads, Pizza Hut, and Pittsburgh favorites Nakama sushi, Burgatory burgers and shakes and Primanti Brothers sandwiches will be available. Please note that alcoholic beverages will not be available for purchase.
Frequently Asked Questions
CONSOL Energy Center gates are scheduled to open 1.5 hours prior to Session 1, Game 1 on Thursday, March 19 & Session 3, Game 1 on Saturday, March 21. Please note that all guests must exit the building in between sessions on Thursday and gates will re-open as soon as possible. This is subject to change the day of the event.
The Dick’s Sporting Goods Box Office is located inside the Trib Total Media Lobby on Centre Avenue. The Box Office is open Monday – Saturday, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Please check back early next week for special event hours.
Per NCAA guidelines, the following items will not be permitted into CONSOL Energy Center:
Beverages of any kind
Firearms and explosives of any kind
Noisemakers of any kind (megaphones, air horns, electronic instruments, etc.)
Promotional items, flyers, memorabilia except those approved in writing by the NCAA prior to the start of the tournament
Signs, flags and banners that can be held by one individual, reflect good sportsmanship and do not block the view of the other ticketed guests may be permitted.
For a list of nearby hotels, please visit the Where to Stay page of our website.
For a list of nearby restaurants, please visit the Pre-Event Dining page of our website.
Please note that there is no exit and re-entry into the building permitted once your tickets have been scanned.