AFC 19

Join ESPN for their ninth annual Armed Forces Classic in partnership with Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson on November 8th at the Alaska Airlines Center!

The college basketball double header will be a part of ESPN’s Veterans Week initiatives. Guests will have the opportunity to be in the live audience as Baylor is pitted against Washington, and Alaska Anchorage against the Coast Guard Academy.

The games will be televised on ESPN as part of the network’s America’s Heroes: A Salute to Our Veterans initiative honoring the men and women who are serving and who have served in the United States military, both at home and abroad.


Doors Open: 4 p.m.

Baylor vs Washington: 5:30 p.m. Tip-Off

UAA vs Coast Guard Academy: 8 p.m.

Alaska Airlines Center:

3550 Providence Dr, Anchorage, AK 99508

Handicapped access is available at the stadium

Contact 907-891-7410 (Mon.-Fri. from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.) for additional information about the Alaska Airlines Center.



All Military Personnel may reserve FREE tickets!


1. Download & fill out the form below or fill out a hard copy at Elmendorf or Buckner Fitness Center.

2. Submit a completed hard copy of the form to Elmendorf Fitness Center or Buckner Fitness Center.

  • All requesters MUST show ID that confirms their indicated status when submitting the request.

3. Wait for pick-up! Tickets will be issued later in October. (Join our text group for alerts!)

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