NCAA Tournament Ticket/Travel Info

NCAA Tournament Ticket/Travel Info


The Butler Men's Basketball team received a No. 6 seed in the East Regional of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. The Bulldogs will play 11-seed Bucknell this Thursday at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky.

Butler has tickets available for men's basketball season ticket holders and Bulldog Club members.  All tickets will be $95 each, plus a $5 handling fee per ticket for a total of $100 and are good for the Butler-Bucknell game as well as the Marquette-Davidson game.  If Butler wins, you will automatically be charged an additional $100 per ticket for Saturday's game. 

Tickets will be allocated based on priority points PER SEAT (total points divided by # of seats requested) and will be available for pickup at a location TBD on Wednesday in Lexington and at the arena Will Call on game day.

You can order tickets via email or in person at Hinkle Fieldhouse ONLY.  Email orders may be sent now using the attached order form.  If you order in person you may not place your order until 10:00 a.m. Monday morning.  The deadline to order tickets is 3:00 p.m. on Monday.  Orders will not be taken by phone/fax.

Please fill out the attached order form or CLICK HERE to access the form online.  Return the form via email or in person by 3:00 p.m. Monday March 18th.

Phone/fax orders will not be accepted.


Travel Information

We will be taking a fan bus to these games.  The fan bus will depart Hinkle Fieldhouse Wednesday at 1:00 p.m.  The trip will stay overnight on Wednesday night and Thursday night.  If Butler wins its first game the trip will stay for a third night and depart for Indianapolis following Saturday's game.  The cost of the fan bus is as follows:

2-Night Single Occupancy - $720 per person
2-Night Double Occupancy - $520 per person
3-Night Single Occupancy - $1,120 per person
3-Night Double Occupancy - $820 per person

The cost of the trip includes your tickets, transportation to Lexington and from the hotel to the games, and hotel rooms. 

If you want to ride the fan bus you DO NOT need to fill out an order form.  Simply reply by email to Matt Harris ( with your bus reservation (name and payment info).