The Basketball Tournament Championship

  • Location
  • University of Dayton Arena
    • 1801 Edwin C. Moses Blvd
    • University of Dayton Arena
    • Dayton, OH

Roundball fans get ready!  Not only is Dayton a mecca for basketball in March when it hosts the NCAA First Four Tournament and the Ohio High School Athletic Association's Boy's and girls State Championships "summer now means basketball at UD Arena!"

That's right, for the first time ever, UD Arena will play host to "The Basketball Tournament" (TBT) quarter-finals, semi-finals, and championship games.  The games will be played July 31-August 3.  This unique, single-elimination tournament consists of 64 teams made up of international pros, college alumni teams, ex-NBA player and future NBA players and others.  The winning team is awarded a $1 milliom prize at the championship game.  Eight teams will advance from regionals to play in Dayton.  Unique rules and a "Target Score" guarantee exciting game-ending winning shots.  UD's own alumni team, Red Scare, has an excellent chance to advance to play in Dayton on their home court.  ESPN will broadcast all the tournament games live across their networks.

Tickets can be purchased now at A $2 parking fee will be added to each ticket at checkout.  While at website checkout brackets, teams & times.


  • Saturday, Jul 31, 2021 - Tuesday, Aug 3, 2021
  • Location: 1801 Edwin C. Moses Blvd, University of Dayton Arena, OH
  • Phone: (937) 229-4433
  • Price: $
The Basketball Tournament Championship
  • July 31, 2021 to August 4, 2021
  • University of Dayton Arena
  • $
  • Recurring daily