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Get Set for the 2015 Southern Conference Basketball Tourney!

February 23rd, 2015 by Corey A. Edwards

2015 Southern Conference Basketball TourneyThe 2015 Southern Conference Basketball Tourney returns to Asheville’s US Cellular Center Arena and Kimmel Arena on the UNCA campus this March: 5th through the 9th, 2015!

The SoCon Basketball Tourney is always good for excitement and the 2015 Southern Conference Basketball Tourney looks to be no exception, especially with all the attendant attractions – take a look!

Women’s Open Practices
March 4th, 11am to 4pm – Kimmel Arena
Wednesday’s Women’s practices at UNCA’s Kimmel Arena are free and open to the public: 227 Campus Drive, Asheville

Men’s Open Practices
March 5th – 11am to 7pm – US Cellular Center Arena
Thursdays Men’s practices at US Cellular Center Arena are also free and open to the public

SOCON Overtime
March 6th, 6:30pm to 9:30pm – Grove Arcade
SoCon Overtime takes place after the games, Friday night at the Grove Arcade in downtown Asheville from . Featuring local restaurants, breweries, and musicians, admission is free with food and drink tokens available for purchase.

Downtown Dribble
March 7th – 10:45am to 11:15am – Downtown Asheville
The Downtown Dribble Parade is 500 kids dribbling basketballs from Vance Monument to the US Cellular Center Arena in downtown Asheville at 10:45 am, Saturday morning. You do NOT want to miss the spectacle. All participating kids will receive a basketball and t-shirt as well as an opportunity to attend the noon men’s basketball session at the US Cellular Center at no charge.

Arc of Buncombe County 5K
March 7th – 9:30am to 10:30am – Pack Square
The 2nd annual Arc of Buncombe County 5K is being held in conjunction with the Downtown Dribble (see above). Get in your morning workout during while also contributing to a great cause: The Arc of Buncombe County assists individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

2015 Southern Conference Basketball Tourney

March 5th through the 9th, 2015
US Cellular Center Arena – 87 Haywood Street
Kimmel Arena – 227 Campus Drive
For tickets and more information: www.soconsports.com

2015 SOCON Basketball Tourney Lodging
North Lodge on Oakland would be proud to be your home away from home during the 2015 Southern Conference Basketball and, as of this writing, we still have rooms available. Our 1904, restored stone home has six comfortable bedrooms to choose from and all on a quiet residential street – yet we’re just minutes from the US Cellular Center Arena and other, popular Asheville attractions!

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