2022 CIAA Men's and Women's Basketball Tournament - Baltimore, Maryland
February 22-26, 2022 | Baltimore, Maryland (Royal Farms Arena)

The 2022 CIAA Basketball Tournament will be held February 22-26, 2022 at the Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore, Maryland. CIAA tickets are available for purchase online through ETIX.COM!

Regular Ticket Prices for Weekly Booklet | Taxes and Fees not included 

General Admission: $200.00 
Center Court: $250.00  (Contact the ECSU Ticket Office for more information)
Courtside: $325.00  (Sold Out)
Big House Promotion: January 10-28, 2022 

  • Purchase a General Admission or Center Court ticket and receive and upgrade to Courtside or Center Court
  • Limit of 4 tickets per order
  • While Supplies Last/ Taxes and fees not included 

Please contact the ECSU Ticket Office  to purchase CIAA tickets. 

Office of Auxiliary Services 252.335.3578 to purchase tickets.
Office of Alumni Relations:  252.335.3224 or with questions at lodging .

We appreciate your support and look forward to you joining us as we cheer on our Lady Vikings and Men’s basketball team.  





Charlotte, NC (January 12, 2022) - The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA®), the nation’s oldest historically Black athletic conference today announced its updated COVID-19 safety protocols in advance of the 2022 CIAA Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament being held in Baltimore on February 22 -26 at the Royal Farms Arena.
To ensure that all appropriate health and safety protocols are being addressed due to COVID-19, the following safety plan and guidelines* have been developed.
Patrons at the CIAA Basketball Tournament will be REQUIRED to wear face coverings for all games in Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore, Maryland. Vaccinations are recommended but not required.

Those attending any official ancillary events during CIAA Tournament Week will be REQUIRED to wear face coverings. Proof of vaccination and/or negative COVID test results will be required at select private (Invitation-Only) events.    
*Guidelines and Protocols are subject to change at any given time due to recommendations provided by the City of Baltimore, the State of Maryland, Center for Disease Control (CDC), NCAA Sports Science Institute, and the CIAA Athletic Trainers Association. Please check back periodically at the 2022 CIAA Basketball Tournament COVID 19 Guidelines and Protocols website for updates.




Clear plastic, vinyl or PVC tote bags no larger than 12” x 6” x 12” and/or small clutch bags (4.5”x 6.5”).  No other bags of any type will be allowed.


About the CIAA 

Founded in 1912, the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) is the first, and longest running, African American athletic conference in the U.S. and one of the most recognized conferences in Division II. The CIAA conducts 14 championships attended by more than 150,000 fans from around the country. In 2020, the conference celebrates the special 75th anniversary of its Championship Basketball Tournament - an event that has become a must-see in the African American community. The Basketball Tournament has been honored as a 2019 Champion of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism by Sports Destination Management, the leading publication with the largest circulation of sports event planners and tournament directors in the sports tourism market, for both 2018 and 2019.