Varsity Basketball

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Date: Friday 11 May 2018

Time: 4:30pm - 10:30pm

Location: Motorpoint Arena Nottingham

Varsity Basketball

Short Description

Fast-paced action? Check. Drama and intensity? Check. Giant venue and crowd? Check. It’s basketball time for Varsity 2018, where our teams make Space Jam look positively human. Ladies Tip-Off at 5.30pm Men's Tip-Off at 8pm


Further Information

Doors open at 4.30pm

Ladies Tip-Off at 5.30pm

Mens Tip-Off at 8pm

Guaranteed general admission entry to Varsity Basketball general admission blocks 11-17. Please come early to secure a good seat. Please DO NOT leave seats between groups of friends. We have avoided reserving seats so you can sit where you like but please be considerate and don’t leave gaps between seats. Tickets are non-transferrable and non-refundable. You may be asked to provide ID on entry so please ensure that you bring it with you. No food or drink is allowed in the arena and bags will be searched. Pick up tickets from the Welcome Zone, C Floor of the Portland Building from 10am 13th March up until a day before the event.

If you have an accessible or mobility need, please make sure you make this clear when purchasing a ticket. For more information, please contact  For accessible information on the venue and location, please click on this link - Accessibility Guide
It is worth noting that this year University of Nottingham will be the 'home' team and therefore entrance will be through the turnstyles in the main Arena. Entrance for Trent supporters will be through the glass doors from Bolero Square.
Please note that Varsity Basketball is a busy event and can be quite noisy and crowded. if you would like to follow the event in a different way, the student media groups normally cover the event so please check their social media.
Please note that if you are sitting in an accessible seat, you may be asked to show your ticket to ensure that the accessible seats are not accidently used by non-ticket holders.