The university-hosted OHSAA Boys Basketball State Tournament will occur Thursday, March 23, through Saturday, March 25, at the Schottenstein Center. Please expect heavier than normal vehicular and pedestrian traffic and minimal available parking in the area.
Public Event Parking
Surface lots in the vicinity of the tournament may require payment upon entry. Annual permit holders may park in these lots at no cost with the presentation of a valid event hangtag. Permit holders unable to present a valid hangtag will be required to pay the non-refundable event parking fee upon entry. Customers are encouraged to have their event hangtag readily available year round.
Please Note: Event hangtags do not provide entry into parking garages.
Lots Reserved for CampusParc Permit Holders
On Thursday, March 23, and Friday, March 24, of the tournament, the following lots will be reserved strictly for annual CampusParc permit holders until 4 p.m.:
- St. John Arena Lot
- North French Field House Lot
- South French Field House Lot
- Ag Administration Lot
- Buckeye Lots 4 & 5
Presentation of a valid event hangtag is required for entry into these lots. Annual permit holders are encouraged to have their event hangtag readily available year round.
Please Note: The parking system will remain in normal operation throughout the event; permit holders may park only in areas in which their permit is valid.
Alternative Buckeye Lot Parking
During the tournament, “CX” permit holders are encouraged to park in “C” spaces at the Ackerman complex located north of Ackerman Road.
"CX" permit holders may also park in "WA," "WB," and "WC" spaces on west campus and use the campus bus service to access the medical center.
Additional tournament information schottensteincenter.com
Tournament Parking Map