Frequently Asked Questions









What is the Myrtle Beach Invitational?

The Myrtle Beach Invitational is an eight-team early season men’s college basketball tournament that includes 12 games through three days, with each team playing one game per day. The dates of the 2021 tournament are November 18, 19 and 21.

Where is it played?

All games will take place at the HTC Center on the campus of Coastal Carolina University, which has a total capacity of 3,212.

Which schools are in the 2021 event?

The 2021 Myrtle Beach Invitational will feature Davidson, East Carolina, Indiana State, New Mexico State, Pennsylvania, Oklahoma, Old Dominion, and Utah State.

Where do fans purchase tickets?

Tickets to the Myrtle Beach Invitational are typically available to purchase through the Coastal Carolina ticket office beginning mid-July. For more information, please visit our Tickets page.

Are travel packages available?

Travel packages, including hotel and game tickets, will be available from our travel partner Anthony Travel. For more information, please visit our Travel page.

What is the bag policy at HTC Center?

HTC Center has a clear bag policy similar to many collegiate venues. For more information regarding which types of bags are allowed please click here.

Are masks required at the Myrtle Beach Invitational?

The mask policy at Coastal Carolina University is that all individuals wear masks while inside the arena.

Fans may remove masks while eating or drinking but should mask at all other times while in the HTC Center.

Athletes and coaches may remove masks while they are in the bench area.