The Ohio State Men’s Basketball Team will play UC Santa Barbara at The Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wis., Friday, March 19 for the First Round of the 2010 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. Tickets are $75 each. A limited number of tickets will be made available for purchase through the Ohio State Athletics Ticket Office.

The ticket sale will begin at 10 a.m., Monday, March 15th and will only be available for purchase online at Tickets will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis to any member of the Ohio State faculty/staff or students who purchased season tickets for the 2009-10 OSU Men’s Basketball Season. Each student season ticket holder will be eligible to purchase one ticket (2 if married). Faculty/Staff members will have the opportunity to purchase two tickets.

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

Follow these simple steps to place your order online:
1. Log on to and click on TICKETS.
3. Login using your Account ID XXXXXXX and Password. (If you have forgotten your password please click the ‘Forgot Your Password’ link and your password will be sent to you via email.)
4. Click on BUY TICKETS on the left side of the page.
5. Click the link for “2010 Men’s Basketball NCAA 1st Round”
6. Select the number of tickets you would like to purchase and complete the order process.
Orders will be accepted online at until 5 p.m. Monday, March 15, or until the supply of tickets has been exhausted.

Because of the timeframe of the selection announcement and gametime, all tickets will be held at will-call. Tickets must be picked up by the original ticket holder, who will be required to show a valid photo ID to claim the tickets. For more detailed will-call locations and times, please check

For those students or faculty/staff members who were not season ticket holders and would be interested in purchasing tickets please call the OSU Athletics Ticket Office at 1-800-GO-BUCKS and ask to be placed on the NCAA Tournament waiting list.

Thank you and GO BUCKS!
The Ohio State Ticket Office