Event Name:

25th Annual NAIA Division II Men's Basketball National Championship

Date(s):

March 9-15, 2016

Where:

Keeter Gymnasium, College of the Ozarks, Point Lookout, MO

Format: 32-team, single elimination tournament
Schedule: First Round on Wednesday, March 9 with eight games beginning at 8:30 am, 10:15 am, 12 pm, 1:45 pm, 4 pm, 5:45 pm, 8 pm, and 9:45 pm
First Round on Thursday, March 10 with eight games beginning at 8:30 am, 10:15 am, 12 pm, 1:45 pm, 4 pm, 5:45 pm, 7:30 pm, and 9:15 pm
Second Round on Friday, March 11 with eight games beginning at 8:30 am, 10:15 am, 12 pm, 1:45 pm, 4 pm, 5:45 pm, 7:30 pm, and 9:15 pm
Quarterfinals on Saturday, March 12 with four games beginning at 1 pm, 3 pm, 5 pm, and 7 pm
Semifinals on Monday, March 14 with games at 6 pm and 8 pm
Championship on Tuesday, March 15 at 6 pm (CST) - televised on ESPN3
Related Events:

Tuesday, March 8, 2:00 pm, Tournament Coaches Meeting, Keeter Center Auditorium.

Tuesday, March 8 2:00 pm, Tournament SID Meeting, Media Room (Keeter Gymnasium).

Tuesday, March 8, 2:45 pm, Athletic Trainer Meeting, Clark Room of the Keeter Center

Tuesday, March 8, 6:00 pm Opening Banquet, Dixie Stampede, Box office opens at 8 am, Carriage Room doors open at 4:15 pm, pre-show begins at 4:40 pm, main show begins at 5:30 pm.  Seats are limited, so please call early.  For tickets, please call the Dixie Stampede, 1-800-520-5101. Prices - $44.99 + tax (50.21) for adults, $20.99 + tax & gratuity($25.66) for children (ages 4-11).

Sunday, March 14, 5:00 pm, Semi-Finalists Banquet - Big Cedar Lodge. Banquet is for semi-finalist teams only.

Official Photographer Photos from Brian Beard and CIPhotography. Click here for ordering information.
Official DVD Sales To order official video DVDs, contact Debbie Roderman, The Vacation Channel, 417-334-1200 or debbieroderman@tvbranson.com 
Ticket Information Game Tickets are available by calling 417-335-NAIA (6242).
Travel Information:

Grand Oaks - 800-553-6423,
Grand Plaza Hotel - 800-850-6646
Comfort Inn at Thousand Hills -  877-335-4727
Baymont Inn & Suites - 417-334-1985
Clarion Hotel at the Palace- 800-725-2236
Hotel Grand Victorian - 800-324-8751
Radisson Hotel, 800-566-5290
Camden Hotel and Conference Center, (800) 641-5660
The Stone Castle Hotel, (417) 335-4700

**Fans are encouraged to stay at their team's assigned hotel

Please call Branson/Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce Convention & Visitors Bureau - 800-214-3661 for additional housing information.
Official Information: www.cofo.edu/naia