Tickets Available for NCAA Lexington Regional at Rupp Arena

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – For the fourth time in the last five seasons, the University of Kentucky women’s basketball team has advanced to the Sweet 16 and this year, Solid Blue fans have the chance to see UK’s NCAA Tournament run in-person at historic Rupp Arena in downtown Lexington, Ky.

Kentucky (25-7), ranked No. 12 in the nation and the No. 3 in the NCAA Lexington Regional, will play seventh-seeded Washington on Friday at 7 p.m. ET inside Rupp Arena in the Sweet 16. The Wildcats are making their fifth all-time appearance in the Sweet 16 after wins over UNC Asheville and No. 23/24 Oklahoma in the first and second rounds of the NCAA Tournament.

Tickets are available for purchase online at, by calling the Lexington Center Ticket Office at 859-233-3535 (open Monday-Friday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.,) and in-person at the Lexington Center Ticket Office, which is located off of the High Street entrance of Rupp Arena.

Fans are encouraged to purchase all-session tickets for the best seats available. All-session tickets are $54 for adults (ages 19-64), $34 for youths (ages 0-18) and seniors (ages 65+). Single-session tickets are also available for the event and are $30 for adults (ages 19-64), $20 for youths (ages 0-18) and seniors (ages 65+).

A special group ticket rate is available at the Lexington Center Ticket Office (over the phone or in-person only). Groups of 10 or more can receive tickets for just $17.

UK students will receive free admission into sessions that Kentucky plays. Students should present a valid UK student ID at the Kentucky Team Will Call location inside Rupp Arena’s High Street entrance beginning at 6 p.m. ET on game day for one free ticket paid for by UK Athletics.


All seating inside Rupp Arena is reserved and every person, regardless of age, must have a ticket. For accessible seating and further inquiries, contact the Lexington Center Ticket Office at (859) 233-3535.


For more information on the Kentucky women’s basketball team, visit or follow @UKHoopCats on Twitter and Instagram, or Kentucky Women’s Basketball on Facebook.

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