2018 Southern Conference Basketball Championships

It's tournament time! The Southern Conference Men's and Women's Basketball Championships will be held in Asheville on March 1-5, 2018. We are looking forward to an exciting weekend in Asheville and hope you will join us for all of the action. All are welcome at the Furman fan events listed below, so be sure to arrive in Asheville early to get in on the fun. We look forward to cheering with you as the Paladins play for a chance to go to the Big Dance!

For more information about Furman fan events during the tournament, please call 864-294-3469 or email paladin.club@furman.edu.  If you have questions about tickets, please contact Dwight Covington at 864-607-5148. 

Tournament Venue: US Cellular Center (87 Haywood Street)

Men's Team Hotel: The AC Hotel (10 Broadway Street)

Women's Team Hotel: Doubletree Asheville-Biltmore (115 Hendersonville Road)

Pre-Game Gathering Spot: Capella on 9 located on the rooftop at The AC Hotel (10 Broadway Street)

Post-Game Gathering Spot: Lexington Avenue Brewery (39 N. Lexington Avenue)

Parking and Venue Map

Tournament Brackets

Tournament Tickets

Furman Fan Events

Thursday, March 1
Women’s Quarterfinals
       11:30 am—Pep rally and team send-off with the cheerleaders at the Doubletree (115 Hendersonville Rd.)
       1:15 pm—Game Time vs Samford (ESPN3)

Saturday, March 3
Men’s Quarterfinals
       5:30 pm—Pre-game gathering at Capella on 9 located on the rooftop at The AC Hotel (10 Broadway St.)
       6:40 pm—Pep rally and team send-off with cheerleaders and band at The AC Hotel
       8:30 pm—Game Time vs Western Carolina (ESPN3)
       Post-game—Night cap with Furman fans at Lexington Avenue Brewery (39 N. Lexington Ave.)

Sunday, March 4
Men’s Semifinals
       1:30 pm to 3:45 pm—Ingles JamFest (in front of US Cellular Center)
       4:00 pm—Pre-game gathering at Capella on 9 located on the rooftop at The AC Hotel (10 Broadway St.)
       4:40 pm—Pep rally and team send-off with cheerleaders and band at The AC Hotel
       6:30 pm—Game Time vs TBD (ESPN3)
       Post-game—Night cap with Furman fans at Lexington Avenue Brewery (39 N. Lexington Ave.)

Monday, March 5
Men’s Finals
       6:00 pm—Pre-game gathering at Capella on 9 located on the rooftop at The AC Hotel (10 Broadway St.)
       7:10 pm—Pep rally and team send-off with cheerleaders and band at The AC Hotel
       9:00 pm—Game Time vs TBD (ESPN2)

*Event details will be updated as the tournament progresses. Pre- and post-game events are dependent upon Furman advancing each round.*