Men’s Basketball
NAIA National Championship Tournament

The Ravens are 30-3 and regular season conference champs! They begin their run for the national championship as the No. 1 seed in the Duer Bracket at the NAIA Tournament (March 20 - 26) in Municipal Auditorium, downtown Kansas City.

It's a Red Out!
Wear your red Benedictine gear and let’s fill the arena with Raven Red!

Benedictine College Raven VS Westmont College Warriors

First Round

Thursday, March 21 @ 7:30 PM versus Westmont College (CA)

Location: Municipal Auditorium
301 W 13th St, Kansas City, MO 64105

Purchase Single Game Tickets

All-Tournament Tickets

“Soaring on to Glory” Pre-Game Activities

Thursday, March 21
Inside the Little Theater

(The Little Theatre is conveniently located in the Municipal Auditorium lobby. You must enter through the Auditorium ticket office doors, and the event will be to your left.)

Reception and Meal

5:00 - 6:15 p.m.

  • $10 includes hamburgers, chips, veggies and dip, and a cookie
  • Cash Bar
  • Raven Championship Tournament T-Shirts will be on sale (limited number, cash only)

Pep Rally

6:30 p.m.

Enjoy the Raven Regiment Marching Band, cheerleaders, exciting videos and much more as we get revved up for another championship run!

Procession to the Auditorium

7:00 p.m.

We’ll march into the Auditorium together with the band and take our seats as we get ready to cheer on the Ravens in Round 1 tournament action!

Official Raven Headquarters for the Tournament

The Dubliner
170 E 14th St, Kansas City, MO 64106

The Dubliner will host a Raven gathering right after the game on Thursday, March 21. This charming pub is less than a 10-minute walk from Municipal Auditorium!

The Dubliner will also be the site for pre-game and post-game Raven gatherings on Friday and Saturday.


Downtown parking can be difficult. Here are some options:

  • Barney Allis Parking Garage (directly across from Municipal Auditorium) - $10/per day
  • Free Parking is available in the KC River Market at 3rd and Grand Blvd. This is very close to the KC Street Car stop that can take you within 2 blocks of Municipal Auditorium.

    Street Car Hours of Operation
    Monday-Thursday: 6:00 a.m. - Midnight
    Friday: 6:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
    Saturday: 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
  • There is free street parking near Municipal Auditorium, but those will likely be filled most of the time
  • Visit the Downtown KC Garage and Surface Lot Parking Map to find all available parking options


Other than some limited reserved seating in the first four rows of the Auditorium, most seating is General Admission. We will fill in behind the Raven team bench, Section 29. Students will be in Sections 128 and 130. The Raven Regiment band will be in Section 129.


The tournament will be streamed by the NAIA via Stretch Internet.

  • $9.95 to watch all the games on a specific day
  • $34.95 to watch all the games through the entire tournament

Stream the Game

Sponsor the Playoffs

Help offset the costs of participating in the Playoffs! Your generosity will take a big burden off the shoulders of the coaches as they prepare for game day.


(Enter “NAIA Basketball Support” as your Designation)