ATLANTA -- Year after year, NCAA March Madness® is full of surprises, upsets and big moments for teams across the country in the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship.  As March comes to an end and the 2012 Men’s Final Four teams have been determined, this year promises to bring fans a weekend full of excitement and incredible performances.  As Kentucky, Kansas, Ohio State and Louisville compete in the Final Four for the championship, fans and companies are turning to the NCAA and its official ticket and hospitality package provider, PrimeSport, for ticket, travel and hospitality packages through the NCAA’s program titled, The NCAA Experience®.

The Final Four will be played at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, LA on March 31 and April 2.  Through its relationship with the NCAA, PrimeSport can offer guaranteed seat locations, official hospitality, and the assurance of buying directly from the NCAA’s only approved ticket and hospitality package provider. Fans can purchase tickets and hospitality packages online and pick up their tickets at the PrimeSport box office located at Gate H of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

“PrimeSport has extensive experience and a first-rate track record when it comes to offering ticket and hospitality packages for the Final Four,” said Josh Logan, Director of ticketing at NCAA. “By partnering with PrimeSport, our fans have safe, dependable and fully authorized methods for securing tickets and hospitality packages throughout the tournament. Primesport has the resources and expertise needed to provide our fans with an unforgettable and quality experience.”

The NCAA, through PrimeSport, is offering official NCAA Men’s Final Four packages for fans and groups, which can include game tickets, hotel accommodations, and access to NCAA pre-game hospitality events.  Fans and companies can choose between two levels of hospitality and an opportunity to customize packages.  Official Men’s Final Four packages can include a game ticket in the Terrace level courtside sections to both the semifinal and championship games with an option to upgrade game tickets, hotel accommodations, admission to the Official FAN Pre-game Event, and more.  The event will take place prior to tip-off of the first game on Saturday as well as Monday’s game, and will include beverages, music and snack food. 

Fans can upgrade to the Official ELITE Hospitality party, hosted by former NBA star John Salley at the Iberville Club in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome three hours before tip-off. This in-venue hospitality includes VIP entry into the stadium and a private escalator to the lounge, and features a Cajun sports lounge environment, local Cajun & Creole cuisine, open bar, sports talk with NCAA coaches & former players, interactive enhancements, and a special live musical performance on Saturday by the critically acclaimed blues-rock band, Blues Traveler!

In addition, PrimeSport is the Official provider of the Official NCAA Ticket Exchange that allows fans to buy and sell tickets online to the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Final Four in a convenient, safe, and guaranteed environment. Ticket holders who are unable to attend the games or find their team eliminated prior to the final rounds of the tournament, have a place to safely sell their tickets, and the buyer, in turn, can be assured that the tickets are authentic and guaranteed.

For further information, please visit ncaa.com/hospitality.