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SUNHEAT College Basketball Classic

November 27 & 28 - Men's College Basketball teams square off at the Heartland Events Center!

Benedictine College

University of Nebraska at Omaha

Chadron State College

Wayne State College

Tournament Sponsor

Host Hotel

3535 W. State St.
Grand Island, NE  68803

Major Supporters

Burger King

Conestoga Mall

Copycat Printing

Family Eyecare Center

NRG Media

Pro Team Design, Inc.

Qdoba Mexican Grille


The Greater Grand Island Sports Council announces their four year partnership with SUNHEAT as the title sponsor of the SUNHEAT COLLEGE CLASSIC, a new college basketball tournament, November 27-28, at the Heartland Event Center in Grand Island. The tournament will feature three NCAA Division II Nebraska schools (UN-Omaha, Chadron State, Wayne State) and a team from the Kansas City, MO area (Benedictine).


Friday, November 27th
6:00pm - Chadron State vs UN-Omaha
8:00pm - Wayne State vs Benedictine

Saturday, November 28th
1:00pm - Benedictine vs Chadron State
3:00pm - UN-Omaha vs Wayne State

Ticket Information

Tickets go on sale October 26, 2009.  All general admission seating; first come, first serve. Tickets are non-refundable.

Ticket Prices:
Pre-Tournament pricing: Adults $10; Students $5; VIP Floor Seating $20 (limited number of VIP)

Day of Games pricing: Adults $12; Students $5; VIP Floor Seating $25 (if available)

Tickets can be purchased locally at these sites:
  • Fonner Park/Heartland Events Center General Office
  • Younkers Ticketmaster Outlet, Conestoga Mall
  • Heartland Events Center Ticket Office (Day of games only)