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Tickets on Sale For the Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic

Entering its seventh year, the Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic returns to the Stan Sheriff Center, where it has become a holiday tradition for basketball fans. The eight-team tournament will be held December 22, 23 & 25.

All-session tickets for the 2015 Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic will go on sale Monday, Oct. 5 at 9 a.m. HST. Individual session tickets will go on sale Wednesday, Oct. 14 at 9 a.m. HST. Each day has two sessions, which includes two games.

Fans can purchase online at www.eTicketHawaii.com and print them on their home computer.  Phone orders can be placed by calling (808) 944-2697 (Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.).

Joining host Hawai‘i in the 2015 field are Auburn, BYU, Harvard, New Mexico, Northern Iowa, Oklahoma and Washington State. Four of the eight squads qualified for the postseason in 2014-15.

Ticket Packages (Includes all 6 sessions, 12 games) Price
Package (Lower Level) $100.00
Package (Upper Level A-G, AA, BB, HH-SS, Q) $70.00
Package (Upper Level K-P, CC-GG) $60.00

 

Reserved Sessions Dec. 22 Evening, Dec. 23 Evening

& Both sessions on Dec. 25

Price
Individual (Lower Level) $26.00
Individual (Upper Level A-G, AA, BB, HH-SS, Q) $18.00
Individual (Upper Level K-P, CC-GG) Adult $14.00
Individual (Upper Level K-P, CC-GG)Sr. Citizen (65+) $12.00
Individual (Upper Level K-P, CC-GG)Student (4-18) & College Student with Valid I.D. $10.00
GA sessions during first two games on Dec. 22

& first two games Dec. 23

Price
General Admission $10.00

 

The tournament tips off Tuesday, Dec. 22, with Auburn (SEC) pitted against New Mexico (Mountain West) at 9:30 a.m. HT, immediately followed by BYU (Independent) versus Harvard (Ivy League) at 11:30 a.m. The evening session will feature Oklahoma (Big 12) versus Washington State (PAC12) at 6:00 p.m., before the tournament wraps up with a battle between Northern Iowa (Missouri Valley) and tournament host Hawai’i (Big West) at 8 p.m.

Additional information for the family-friendly tournament and resort destination of Honolulu, Hawai‘i, including travel packages, can be found on the Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic web site at www.hawaiianairlinesdiamondheadclassic.com.

 

Date Time (HT) Game
Tues, Dec 22 9:30 a.m. Auburn vs. New Mexico
11:30 a.m. BYU vs. Harvard
6:00 p.m. Oklahoma vs. Washington State
8:00 p.m. Northern Iowa vs. Hawai`i
Wed, Dec 23 9:30 a.m. Game 5
11:30 a.m. Game 6
4 p.m. Game 7
  6:30 p.m. Game 8
Fri, Dec 25 8:00 a.m. Game 9
10:30 a.m. Game 10
1:30 p.m. Game 11
3:30 p.m. Game 12 (Championship Game)

About Hawaiian Airlines
Hawaiian® has led all U.S. carriers in on-time performance for each of the past 11 years (2004-2014) as reported by the U.S. Department of Transportation. Consumer surveys by Condé Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure and Zagat have all ranked Hawaiian the highest of all domestic airlines serving Hawai‘i.

Now in its 86th year of continuous service, Hawaiian is Hawai‘i’s biggest and longest-serving airline, as well as the largest provider of passenger air service from its primary visitor markets on the U.S. Mainland. Hawaiian offers non-stop service to Hawai‘i from more U.S. gateway cities (11) than any other airline, along with service from Japan, South Korea, China, Australia, New Zealand, American Samoa and Tahiti. Hawaiian also provides approximately 160 jet flights daily between the Hawaiian Islands, with a total of more than 200 daily flights system-wide.

Hawaiian Airlines, Inc. is a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HA). Additional information is available at HawaiianAirlines.com. Follow updates on Twitter about Hawaiian (@HawaiianAir) and become a fan on its Facebook page.

For media inquiries, please visit Hawaiian Airlines’ online newsroom.


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