WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) welcomed news from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) today that it will hold several championship events in Ohio between 2019-2022. In September 2016, Brown urged NCAA President Mark Emmert to bring tournament games to Ohio.

“Ohio is no stranger to hosting successful sporting events,” said Brown. “Welcoming sports fans from across the country to Ohio is an opportunity to support local jobs and show visitors all our state has to offer.”

A full list of events to be held in Ohio can be found here and below:

Men’s Division I Basketball

  • March 19-20, 2019 –University of Dayton Arena, Dayton, OH
  • March 22 & 24, 2019 –Nationwide Arena, Columbus, OH
  • March 20 & 22, 2020 –Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, OH
  • March 17-18, 2020 – University of Dayton Arena, Dayton, OH
  • March 16-17, 2021 – University of Dayton, Dayton, OH
  • March 15-16, 2022 – University of Dayton, Dayton, OH
  • March 17 & 19, 2022 –U.S. Bank Arena, Cincinnati, OH

Men’s Division I Golf Regional

  • May 15-18, 2022 – Ohio State University Golf Club, Columbus, OH

Men’s Division I Lacrosse Quarterfinal

  • May 21-22, 2022 – Ohio State University’s Ohio Stadium, Columbus, OH

Women’s Division I Golf Regional

  • May 10 - 12, 2021 – Ohio State University Golf Club, Columbus, OH

Women’s Division I Volleyball Championship

  • Dec. 16 – 18, 2021, Nationwide Arena, Columbus, OH

Men's Division II Wrestling

  • March 8-9, 2019, Wolstein Center, Cleveland, OH

Men's and Women's Division II Diving

  • March 11-14, 2020, SPIRE Institute, Geneva, OH

Women's Division II Basketball 

  • March 26-29, 2019 - Alumni Hall, Columbus, OH
  • March 23-26, 2021 - Alumni Hall, Columbus, OH 

Men's Division III Football

  • Dec. 18 or 19, 2020 - Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium, Canton, OH
  • Dec. 17 or 18, 2021 - Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium, Canton, OH

Men's Division III Volleyball

  • April 22-24, 2022 - ProFootball Hall of Fame Fieldhouse, Canton, OH

Men's and Women's Indoor Track and Field 

  • March 13-14, 2020 - SPIRE Institute, Geneva, OH
  • May 23-25, 2019 - SPIRE Institute, Geneva, OH
  • May 27-29, 2021 - SPIRE Institute, Geneva, OH

Women's Division III Basketball

  • March 20-21, 2020 - Capital Center Performance Arena, Columbus, OH

Women's Division III Volleyball

  • Nov. 19-21, 2020 - Capital Center Performance Arena, Columbus, OH

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