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NCAA Selects Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh is where champions are made! The NCAA has announced that they have selected Pittsburgh to host 22 upcoming preliminary and championship events - more than any other city!

Pittsburgh was awarded the following NCAA preliminary and championship events from 2018-2022:

2018

  • 2018 NCAA Division II Fall Festival – Nov 25-Dec 1
    • NCAA Division II Women's Volleyball Championship
      Clarion University & A.J. Palumbo Center
    • NCAA Division II Women's Field Hockey Championship
      Slippery Rock University & Arthur J. Rooney Field
    • NCAA Division II Men's & Women’s Soccer Championships
      Slippery Rock University & Highmark Stadium
    • NCAA Division II Men's & Women's Cross Country Championships
      Slippery Rock University & Schenley Park
  • 2018 NCAA Division III Women's Volleyball Championship – Nov 15-17
    Saint Vincent College & A.J. Palumbo Center
  • 2018 NCAA Division II Men's & Women's Cross Country Regionals – Nov 17 or 18
    Slippery Rock University & Cooper's Lake
     

2019

  • 2019 NCAA Division I Men's Wrestling Championship – March 21-23
    University of Pittsburgh & PPG Paints Arena
  • 2019 NCAA Division III Men's & Women's Cross Country Regionals – Nov 16
    Carnegie Mellon University & Cooper's Lake
  • 2019 NCAA Division II Men's & Women's Soccer Championships – Dec 5-7
    Slippery Rock University & Highmark Stadium
  • 2019 NCAA Division I Women's Volleyball Championship – Dec 19-21
    Duquesne University & PPG Paints Arena
     

2020

  • 2020 NCAA Division II Men's & Women's Cross Country Regionals – Nov 7 or 8
    Slippery Rock University & Cooper's Lake
  • 2020 NCAA Division III Men's & Women's Cross Country Championships – Nov 21
    Carnegie Mellon University & Cooper's Lake
      

2021

  • 2021 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Championship – April 8-10
    Robert Morris University & PPG Paints Arena
     

2022

  • 2022 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship – First & Second Rounds – March 18 & 20
    Duquesne University & PPG Paints Arena
  • 2022 NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Championship – March 18-19
    Presidents' Athletic Conference & A.J. Palumbo Center
     

View the announcent from the NCAA

For Media Inquiries, contact:

Tom Loftus, 412-325-0294
Lynne Glover, 412-325-0295


 

The Pittsburgh Bid Committee included representatives from the following nine host institutions, two athletic conferences and nine sports facilities:

A.J. Palumbo Center
Arthur J. Rooney Field
Carnegie Mellon University
Chatham University
Clarion University
Cooper's Lake Campground
David L. Lawrence Convention Center
Duquesne University
Highmark Stadium
Pennsylvania State Athletics Conference
PPG Paints Arena
Presidents' Athletic Conference
Robert Morris University
Schenley Park
Slippery Rock University
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Saint Vincent College
Thiel College
University of Pittsburgh
UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex
Waldo S. Tippin Gymnasium 

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