The NCCA at Allstate Arena presents a March Madness spectacular: The Big East Women’s Basketball final, March 9-11. Come to Chicago for the ultimate basketball fix, as the top ten Big East Conference women’s basketball teams battle it out for the right to continue on to the Final Four. Connecticut (UCon) and Notre Dame, of the Big 8 Conference, once again rank Numbers 1 and 2 in Division 1 basketball, with a combined record of 57-0. Big East tournament hopefuls include the host team, the Lady Blue Demons of DePaul (12-3, averaging 84 points a game), the Red Storm of St. Johns (12-2, ranked Number 22), the Creighton Blue Jays (11-4, upset win over St. Johns) and Villanova (10-5).
The NCCA at Allstate Arena begins with a day of preliminary games on March 8, held on DePaul University’s Lincoln Park Campus at the McGrath Arena, just an El ride away from the action in Rosemont. The tournament moves to Allstate Arena the next day and continues until a champion is crowned.
The Elk Grove Chicago Hotel, located just minutes away from Northwest Chicago’s Allstate Arena, offers affordable, comfortable rooms with amenities such as an indoor swimming pool and free Wi-Fi. The hotel is pet friendly and offers AAA rates. Our local shuttle can take you to the B-Ball games and restaurants within ten minutes of the hotel, as well as Woodfield Mall and O’Hare Field.
Call the property direct at 847-981-0010, and ask about our Park, Stay and Fly special rates!