Illini Basketball at Madison Square Garden!
New York City
This December, the Illini Men's Basketball Team will take on Villanova in New York City in the "Jimmy V Classic" on Tuesday, December 9th. Illini fans will be coming to NYC from far and wide to see the team play Villanova at Madison Square Garden in the Jimmy V Men's Basketball Classic. The NYC Illini Club reserved a block of tickets and will host a pre-game gathering near Madison Square Garden. This should be a pretty fun event. As of Oct 31st, more than 65 tickets had already been purchased in the Illini Club block!
Tip-off is at The Australian, on 38th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues. Festivities officially start at , but feel free to stop in earlier if you can't wait until then!, which gives us time to gear up for the game with some cocktails. We'll be gathering for pre-game drinks & snacks at the NYC Illini Club's regular game-watching location,
Follow the instructions below to purchase your tickets! Some notes:
- Our seats are in Section 114, rows 9-13
- Tickets are $40 plus a $1.25 handling fee; please use promo code "illinois" to get this price
- Each ticket is good for both of the games (Illinois vs Villanova at , followed by Indiana vs Louisville)
- There is a limit of 9 tickets per order via the link. If you need more than that, please contact the NYC Illini's group sales representative, Phil Valente, directly at 212-631-5652 or Phil.Valente@msg.com.
Step 1: CLICK HERE
Step 2: Select “Find Tickets”
Step 3: Enter promo code “illinois”
Step 4: Sign up for a Ticketmaster account, or login if you currently have one
Step 6: Check out!