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A-10 Men’s Basketball Tournament Information Hub

A-10 Men’s Basketball Tournament Information Hub

March 7, 2018

8:00 am @ Washington, D.C.

Sponsored by: VCU Athletics
A-10 Men’s Basketball Tournament Information Hub



Join us at the Capital One Arena on March 7-11 as the Rams travel to Washington, D.C. for the 2018 Atlantic 10 Men’s Basketball Championships!

At this time, VCU Athletics has sold out of tickets for the 2018 Men’s Basketball Championship.  Individual game tickets are available through Ticketmaster.

VCU will be seated in sections 101-102. 

If you have any questions regarding the Atlantic 10 tournament, please contact the VCU Ticket Office at (804) 828-7267.

A-10 Kickoff Social

Join VCU Alumni’s RVA GOLD, DMV GOLD and NYC chapters for a tournament pregame kickoff. All VCU alumni, family and friends are invited. There will be special giveaways for Rowdy Ram fans.

When: 10 a.m.- 12p.m. Thursday, March 8
Where: Lucky Strike, 701 Seventh St. NW, Washington, DC 20001. If you’re coming by Metro, get off at the Gallery Place-Chinatown stop or park in the Gallery Place Parking Garage. Lucky Strike is located on the second floor of Gallery Place. Walk down the alleyway next to Clyde’s to access the lobby.
Cost: Free. Food and beverages available for purchase.

For more information, please CLICK HERE.


For Friday through Sunday, join other Ram Fans prior to each VCU game at Penn Social located at 801 E St NW, Washington, D.C. 20004. Penn Social will serve as pre-game headquarters throughout the 2018 Atlantic 10 Championship.  Pre-game Festivities will begin at 10 a.m.

Directions to Penn Social:
Penn Social is a three-minute walk from the Gallery Place-Chinatown Metro Station (Green or Red line) and an 8-minute walk from Metro Center Station (Blue, Orange or Green line).


Check out the DMVCU posters around D.C. at the locations listed below.  

  • 7th and F St. NW Near the National Portrait Gallery
  • 8th and D St. NW
  • G and 10th St. Near the Martin Luther King Library
  • 8th and H St. NW
  • 13th and New York Ave. NW


Add the DMVCU Frame to your Facebook profile pic to support the Rams during the A-10 tournament! CLICK HERE


Don’t forget to use the hashtag #DMVCU! 


VCU Alumni has secured a block of rooms at a reduced rate of $254 per night at the Renaissance Washington D.C. Downtown.

Only a limited number of rooms are available at this rate, so we ask that you make your reservations as soon as possible.

Reserve Your Rooms Now

Self-Parking At Renaissance Downtown DC Hotel:

Please note that overnight self-parking at this hotel is $35/night. The entrance to the parking garage is on I Street between 8th and 9th Street. At the front desk, simply ‘trade’ the white ticket for a special ticket which allows ‘in and out’ privileges during your stay.

Valet-Parking At Renaissance Downtown DC Hotel:

Please note that overnight valet-parking at this hotel is $53.10/night. Simply enter the hotel’s front drive (located on 9th St between K Street and I Street). The Valet Attendant will take care of you to ensure the valet charge is billed to your guestroom. The Valet Company also permits ‘in and out’ privileges for hotel guests for no extra fee – simply present that ‘ticket’ when vehicle is needed.

VCU Alumni Reception 

VCU Alumni will be hosting a cocktail reception for all alumni and Ram fans on Wednesday, March 7th from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at the Ronald Reagan International Trade Center Amphitheater Foyer, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, D.C. 20004. There is no charge to attend, and registration includes two complimentary drinks and hors d’oeuvres. Please RSVP online by March 2nd.

Transportation Details

Metro: The ITCDC is just a 5-minute walk from the Federal Triangle Metro stops on the Blue, Orange and Silver lines. It can also be accessed via the Metro Center Station stop on the Red line.

Parking: Enter the parking garage from any entrance. Follow signs to B-2 level, once at that level look for the blue signs for the Pennsylvania Ave elevators. Take the elevators to “C” the Concourse level. The Ampitheater Foyer is located near the grand staircase.

Best Entrances: Pennsylvania Ave or Moynihan Plaza on the corner of 13th and Pennsylvania Ave. Registration will be located on the east side of the foyer. Guests will need to check in to get drink tickets and wristbands.

For more information, please CLICK HERE.