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Basketball Gameday Parking

We all want to cheer on our Red Raider men and women as they get on the court for the 2023-24 Basketball season. But with the United Supermarkets Arena being right next door, parking for University Recreation will be a little tighter on gamedays. Below are the current parking plans for Men's Basketball gamedays.

Parking Information 23-24

Men's parking Basketball Parking Timelines:

Three (3) Hours before Tip-Off

The 2 hour UREC lot will be closed off for basketball parking and UREC users will be able to park in the C10 lot behind the TTU Green House.

UREC parking in C10 will last until 5:30pm on weekdays. After 5:30pm, it will be closed for basketball parking.

REC Lot CLosed

After 5:30pm UREC Parking /One and a Half (1.5) Hours before Tip-Off

UREC user parking will be moved to the R18 parking lot to the south of the Physical Plant & the Kinesiology & Sport Management building.  This lot will open after 5:30pm on weekday games.  Access to this lot is only available from intersection of Hartford and Flint Avenues.

Main Street in front of the Robert H. Ewalt Student Rec Center will be closed to all through traffic.  Parking at the R18 lot (only after 5:30pm) will only become available southbound Flint Ave.  UREC users are advised to use the 9th Street bridge coming from Indiana Ave. or Flint Ave. from the Drive of Champions to access R18.

R18 lot parking

At Tip-Off

Main Street will be opened to through traffic and the UREC lot will be accessible if any spots remain available.

Approximately Two (2) Hours after Tip-Off until approximately Forty (40) minutes after the end of the game.

Access to the UREC lot will close again, as all traffic will be routed one-way on Main St. to Flint Ave.

main street one way

Approximately Forty (40) Minutes after the end of the Game

Access to Main St. and UREC parking will return to normal conditions and the lots will be controlled by the posted signage.


Need Help?

For any inquiries regarding parking during basketball gamedays, please call University Recreation at, 806.742.3351 8:00am - 5:00am weekdays for more information.


University Recreation