2017 SWAC Basketball Championship Central - Southwestern Athletic Conference Official Athletic Site

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Bracket Tickets Media Schedule of Events Schedule of Events Toyota Center Vendors

 

Session 1 - Friday, March 10
Women's Semifinal 1: #1 Grambling State 65, #4 Southern 56 12:00 PM
Men's Semifinal 1: #1 Texas Southern 62, #5 Grambling State 57 2:30 PM
Session 2 - Friday, March 10
Women's Semifinal 2: #2 Texas Southern 68, #3 Alabama State 54 6:00 PM
Men's Semifinal 2: #2 Alcorn State 81, #3 Southern 59 8:30 PM
Session 3 - Saturday, March 11
Women's Championship: #1 Grambling State vs. #2 Texas Southern 2:00 PM
Men's Championship: #1 Texas Southern vs. #2 Alcorn State 5:15 PM

 

 

Beyond The Rim Schedule of Events
THURSDAY, MARCH 9
Diablo Thursdays: SWAC Edition
Diablo Loco Sports Bar
6205 Richmond Avenue
Houston, Texas 77057
FREE BEFORE 9PM/OPEN UNTIL 2AM
VIP OR SECTIONS: 713-259-5725
www.livehousemedia.com
FRIDAY, MARCH 10
Toyota Green Initiative Community Event
Time: 2pm - 5pm
Blodgett Urban Gardens (Across from Texas Southern University)
3216 Blodgett Street
Houston, TX 77004
To register, click here

Students and staff can register to volunteer here.
Registration is not required to participate.
Toyota will have volunteer certificates onsite for those
who need proof of volunteer hours.

SWAC Official Tip Off Party
Grooves of Houston
2300 Pierce Street
Houston, TX 77003
Alumni Happy Hour (4PM), Free Friday's Tip Off Party (10pm)
Free Admission
VIP OR Sections: 713-652-9900
http://www.houstongrooves.com
Status Lounge and Cigar Bar Presents
The Official SWAC Pre-game Warm up
3710 Dowling St.
Houston, Texas 77004
Happy Hour: 4:00 p.m
Live Music by Reggie Jamz + LoveLand Band
9:00 p.m. - 12 a.m.
For tables contact: 832-874-4309
Official "SWAC Fridays" Tip Off Party
5 CLUBS IN 1 LOCATION
Drink Houston
7620 Katy Freeway
Houston, TX 77024
8:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Free Admission
VIP OR SECTIONS: 713-259-5725
www.livehousemedia.com
SATURDAY, MARCH 11
The Official SWAC Championship After-Party
Grooves of Houston
2300 Pierce Street
Houston, TX 77003
9:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
VIP OR Sections: 713-652-9900
HoustonGrooves.com
Live House Media X Bar Guarantee Presents Lumen Saturdays:
SWAC Championship After Party Edition Lumen & Crimson Lounge
5020 Kirby Drive
Houston, Texas 77098
Doors Open @9pm
Dress Code: Upscale, Men, no sneakers or hats.
VIP OR Sections: 713-259-5725
www.livehousemedia.com
The Official SWAC "Alumni" Party hosted by Tracey Steele
Sounds by DJRiskK
Scrappy Brown's
4830 Almeda Road
Houston, Texas 77004
Starting at 8 p.m.
VIP: 281-772-0185
http://www.scrappybrowns.com/
SUNDAY, MARCH 12
SWAC Official Sunday "FUNDAY" Day Party
Social Junkie
2412 Washington Avenue
Houston, Texas 77007
Free Admission, 2:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
VIP: 713-259-5725
www.livehousemedia.com
Fan Hotels
Sheraton Suite Houston Near the Galleria
2400 West Loop South
Houston, TX 77027
713-586-2444
Rate $109.00
Aloft Houston Downtown
820 Fannin Street
Houston, TX 77002
713-225-0200
Aloft Booking Link

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SWAC Men's Basketball History

Southern 9 1981, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1988, 1989, 1993, 2006, 2013, 2015
Alcorn State 7 1979, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1999, 2002
Jackson State 5 1978, 1991, 1997, 2000, 2007
Mississippi Valley State 5 1986, 1992, 1996, 2008, 2012
Southern 5 1990, 1994, 1995, 2003, 2014
Alabama State 4 2001, 2004, 2009, 2011
Prairie View 1 1998
Alabama A&M 1 2005
Arkansas Pine Bluff 1 2010
               
 

SWAC Women's Basketball History

Jackson State 7 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1990, 1995, 2008
Prairie View 6 2007, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Alcorn State 6 1986, 1991, 1992, 2000, 2001, 2005
Grambling 5 1988, 1994, 1997, 1998, 1999
Alabama State 4 1989, 2003, 2015, 2016
Southern 3 2002, 2004, 2010
Mississippi Valley State 2 1987, 1993