Major Event Advisory IU vs Fort Wayne Mastodons




EVENT: Fort Wayne Mastodons vs. Indiana University Hoosiers men’s basketball

WHEN: Tuesday, November 22 @ 9:00 p.m.
Arena doors are scheduled to open at 7:30 p.m.

DETAILS: The college men’s basketball contest between the Fort Wayne Mastodons and the Indiana University Hoosiers on Tuesday, November 22, is expected to have the highest attendance of any basketball event in the 65-year history of the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, surpassing the 2004 postseason men’s NIT game between Notre Dame and St. Louis.

TICKETS: There are no tickets available from the venue. The event is sold out.

TRAFFIC: Traffic on northbound I-69 and near the Memorial Coliseum, on US 930 (Coliseum Boulevard), Clinton Avenue, Coldwater Road, Spy Run Avenue and Spy Run Avenue Extended is expected to be heavy between 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 22. Fans are encouraged to arrive early with the heavy traffic expected.

PARKING: Entrance to the parking lots should be from Coliseum Boulevard (Entrance #1) or Parnell Avenue (Entrance #2). See Parking Lot Master Plan for entrance information. Parking is $5.00 per car in the main lot ($8.00 in the preferred lot) or $15 for bus/RV/limos. Parking booths accept cash only. Visit our website at for Parking & Directions information. 

SECURITY: Guests will go through a security screening before entering the Arena and are encouraged to leave large bags, backpacks and purses at home. Weapons of any kind are strictly prohibited.

FOOD: All concession stands will be open when doors to the Arena open at 7:30 p.m. The Rooftop Lounge (21+) at the Memorial Coliseum will open at 6:00 p.m. with their full menu available and ESPN Radio 1380AM/106.7FM and Big 92.3FM hosting the pre-game party.