HONOLULU – Tickets for the 2022 Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic will go on sale Friday, November 11, at 9 a.m. HST. The eight-team tournament will be held December 22, 23 & 25 at the SimpliFi Arena at Stan Sheriff Center and will feature four games a day, with each day consisting of two sessions.
Fans can purchase tickets online at eTicketHawaii.com. Tickets may also be purchased at the SimpliFi Arena at Stan Sheriff Center Box Office. The box office is open weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed on holidays).
This will be the 13th year of the Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic, a holiday staple for college basketball fans across the country. Joining host Hawai’i in this year’s field are George Washington (Atlantic 10), Iona (MAAC), Pepperdine (West Coast), Seattle U (Western Athletic), SMU (American Athletic), Utah State (Mountain West), and Washington State (Pac-12). Four teams in the 2022 field competed in the postseason last season.
The first of 12 tournament games will tip off on Thursday, Dec. 22 and will culminate on Dec. 25 with the championship game. The complete bracket can be found here.
Ticket prices range from a high of $125 for lower level all tournament tickets to a family friendly $10 for general admission tickets to the daytime December 22 and 23 sessions. Senior citizen and student discounts are available. Complete ticket pricing information is available here.
Additional information for the holiday tournament and resort destination of Honolulu, Hawai’i, including travel packages, can be found on the Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic website at hawaiianairlinesdiamondheadclassic.com.
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About Hawaiian Airlines
Hawaiian® has led all U.S. carriers in on-time performance for each of the past 18 years (2004-2021) as reported by the U.S. Department of Transportation and consumer surveys by Condé Nast Traveler and TripAdvisor have placed Hawaiian among the top of all domestic airlines serving Hawaiʻi. In 2022, the carrier topped Travel + Leisure’s 2022 World’s Best list as the No. 1 U.S. airline and was named Hawaiʻi’s best employer by Forbes.
Now in its 93rd year of continuous service, Hawaiian is Hawaiʻi’s biggest and longest-serving airline. Hawaiian offers approximately 130 daily flights within the Hawaiian Islands, daily nonstop flights between Hawaiʻi and 15 U.S. gateway cities – more than any other airline – as well as service connecting Honolulu and American Samoa, Australia, Japan, New Zealand, South Korea and Tahiti.
The airline is committed to connecting people with aloha by offering complimentary meals for all guests on transpacific routes and the convenience of no change fees on Main Cabin and Premium Cabin seats. HawaiianMiles members also enjoy flexibility with miles that never expire. As Hawai’i’s hometown airline, Hawaiian encourages guests to Travel Pono and experience the islands safely and respectfully.
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