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Join NCCU at the 2018 MEAC Basketball Tournament


Help us cheer on our 2017 Mid-Eastern Atlantic Conference (MEAC) Men’s Basketball Tournament Champions and Women's Basketball Team during the 2018 MEAC Tournament.  This year’s match will be held March 5-11, 2018, at the Norfolk Scope Arena in Norfolk, Va. 

For a detailed schedule, visit http://www.meachoops.com/.

Hotel Information                                                         

For your convenience, North Carolina Central University room blocks have been established at the following hotels:

Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel (NCCU Headquarters) - SOLD OUT!

777 Waterside Drive, Norfolk, VA  23510  

Holiday Inn Virginia Beach – Norfolk Hotel & Conference Center

5655 Greenwich Road, Virginia Beach, VA  23462

Group Code:  NCC

The room rate is the following:

·      Standard Room - $94

Call (757) 499-4400 to make reservations. The deadline to book rooms is Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018.

Ticket Information

Tickets are now available in the NCCU Ticket Office.  A book of tickets in the lower levels is $100 for the week, and upper level seating booklets are $75 for the week.  For additional information or to purchase tickets, contact the NCCU Ticket Office at (919) 530-5170.

We are pleased this year to honor Mandrake Lewis, ’97, as NCCU’s Distinguished Alumnus. Lewis will be recognized at halftime during the evening MEAC Tournament basketball game on Thursday, March 8.  (A game ticket is required.)

Schedule of Events

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Chancellor’s Donor Reception*
Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel
2 – 4 p.m.
*By Invitation Only

Alumni Appreciation Party
Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel
10 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Complimentary for NCCU Alumni Association members (financial), Eagle Club, NCCU Foundation and Shepard Society members; cost is $10 for all others

For additional information, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at (919) 530-6363.


Published: Monday, December 11, 2017
by Director of Marketing and Communications, Quiana M Shepard
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