Women's DII Basketball National Championships

National Championship Host Manual  |  Host Requirements  |  Site Survey & Bid Form


Event Name:

NAIA Women's Division II Basketball National Championship

   

Seeking Site For:

2018-2019

   

Bid Deadline:

September 1, 2016

   

Time of Year:

Mid March

   

Days of the Week:

Wednesday - Tuesday 

   

Number of Teams:

32 team single-elimination format

   

Estimated Number
of Participants & Fans:

600-700 players, coaches, & staff
35,000 - 40,000 fans

   

Facility Requirements:

Arena style facility available for 31 games; having seating capacity of approximately 2000-5000. Official court measuring 94 feet by 50 feet, wood floor, standards, and goals with nets on rectangular glass backboards.  An electronic scoreboard, shot clocks, game clocks on each end of the court and sound system.  Facility must have training room, 5 locker rooms/dressing rooms for team/official use. Several practice sites must be available throughout the championship.

   

Hotel Requirements:

Centralized property(s) capable of accommodating several meetings and a banquet for 500-600 people. 

   

Average Length of Stay:

3 nights

   

Room Block Needed:

300

   

Room Rate:

The price range is $70 - $90, no matter room occupancy

   

Hotel Pre-Registration:

Participants will be responsible for making reservations and paying for rooms directly with the hotel

   

Contact:

Jason Ford, Women's Basketball Division II Sport Manager
816-595-8143
jford@naia.org


Event History:

2004-Present: Tyson Events Center, Sioux City, IA, Hotel - Hilton
2000-03: Sioux City Auditorium, Sioux City, IA, Hotel - Hilton