Rocket Mortgage Fort Myers Tip-Off Tickets On Sale Wednesday
Division-specific tickets for the 2021 Rocket Mortgage Fort Myers Tip-Off Beach and Palms Divisions will go on sale at Noon ET Wednesday. Tickets can be purchased through www.fortmyerstipoff.com/tickets or by calling 239-481-4849. The fourth-annual Tournament, which will feature two four-team fields for the first time, will take place November 22-24 at Suncoast Credit Union Arena in Fort Myers, Fla.
The Beach Division will include the in-state Florida Gators, Ohio State Buckeyes, Cal Bears and Seton Hall Pirates and be held on November 22 and 24. The Palms Division will be staged on November 23 and 24 and will feature the Bowling Green Falcons, Milwaukee Panthers, Southern Utah Thunderbirds and Yale Bulldogs.
Tickets will only be sold as division-specific tickets, which are good for all four games in a particular division. Single-day tickets, based on availability, may become available at a later date.
Fans still have an opportunity to purchase an official fan travel package, which is the best way to get the true Southwest Florida vacation experience. Fan travel packages guarantee access to seats in the official fan seating sections and allow fans to stay at the same luxury resorts that the teams stay. Packages offer a flexible combination of number of nights and hotel choice. Custom travel packages can be built at www.fortmyerstipoff.com/travel.
The complete Rocket Mortgage Fort Myers Tip-Off game schedule can be found below:
|Monday, Nov. 22||Beach Division||Ohio State vs. Seton Hall||6 p.m.|
|Monday, Nov. 22||Beach Division||Florida vs. Cal||8:30 p.m.|
|Tuesday, Nov. 23||Palms Division||Southern Utah vs. Yale||Noon|
|Tuesday, Nov. 23||Palms Division||Milwaukee vs. Bowling Green||2:30 p.m.|
|Wednesday, Nov. 24||Palms Division||Third-Place Game||11 a.m.|
|Wednesday, Nov. 24||Palms Division||Championship Game||1:30 p.m.|
|Wednesday, Nov. 24||Beach Division||Third-Place Game||6 p.m.|
|Wednesday, Nov. 24||Beach Division||Championship Game||8:30 p.m.|
In just three short years, the Rocket Mortgage Fort Myers Tip-Off has become a premier early-season destination for some of the country’s top programs. National and conference championship contenders, Final Four participants, All-Conference players, nationally sought-after recruits and Hall of Fame coaches annually highlight the roster of participants at the Rocket Mortgage Fort Myers Tip-Off, and this year is no exception.
Florida, Ohio State, Cal and Seton Hall boast a combined 84 NCAA Tournament berths and 127 postseason appearances (NCAA and NIT). Ohio State is sixth all-time with 10 Final Four appearances and accounts for more than half of the 19 combined national semifinal appearances among the four teams. The Buckeyes and Gators are among the top 15 nationally in NCAA Tournament games played since 2011 and, along with Seton Hall, are projected as NCAA Tournament teams this season.
The Palms Division teams of Bowling Green, Milwaukee, Southern Utah and Yale feature a pair of recently crowned conference champions, including Southern Utah last season and Yale in 2020. Meanwhile, Bowling Green and Milwaukee are both well-positioned for runs at their respective conference titles this coming season. Together, the four programs have combined to win 39 conference championships.
Nationally recognized brands have also aligned themselves with the high-profile nature of the Rocket Mortgage Fort Myers Tip-Off. Rocket Mortgage returns as the fourth-year title sponsor of the event and are joined this year by premium brands Old Trapper Beef Jerky, Applebee’s, State Farm, Roman, Libman and O’Reilly Auto Parts.