COLUMBUS, Ohio – A limited number of tickets for Ohio State’s opening round men’s NCAA tournament basketball game Friday night against UC Santa Barbara will go on sale to the general public Tuesday, March 16, beginning at 2 p.m. The price of each ticket is $75, and it is good for both games in the session in which Ohio State plays.

All ticket orders must be submitted online at Click on the Athletics heading at the top of the home page and use the drop down menu to access the ticket office page. Once there:

  • Click on “Manage Your Ohio State Buckeyes Account” (new customers or fans without an account should click on “Create Account” to create a profile);
  • Login with your Account ID and password;
  • Once logged in, click on “Buy Tickets” at the left-hand side of the page;
  • Select the link for “2010 Men’s Basketball NCAA 1st Round”;
  • Select the number of tickets for purchase (there will be a limit) and complete the order process.

Ohio State’s game against UC Santa Barbara will be played Friday, March 19 at The Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisc. Game time is approximately 9:45 p.m.

All ticket orders will be held for game-day pick-up at the Bradley Center.   

If the Buckeyes advance to the 2nd round game, also being played at The Bradley Center on Sunday, March 21st, anyone who purchases 1st round tickets will automatically be charged $75 each for tickets to the 2nd round game.  No exchanges or refunds will be offered. These 2nd round tickets will only be available if the Buckeyes advance, and they must be picked up on Sunday at the Bradley Center.