2014 Men's and Women's America East Basketball Championships

March 7-10, 2014                                                                                                              

University at Albany; SEFCU Arena

Albany, New York's capital city, is excited to welcome America East basketball players, families, friends, and fans to a weekend of exciting sports! The championship tournament is in Albany from March 7-10, 2014. Come and cheer on all of the elite men and women players representing their colleges and universities.

From the coziest bed and breakfast to spacious penthouse suites, Albany offers accommodations that please every type of sports enthusiast.  If you require overnight sleeping rooms, please click here.

This prestigious tournament is being held at the University at Albany; SEFCU Arena which is home for the Men's and Women's UAlbany Basketball teams.  The 5,000 seat arena also serves as a venue for community events and university activities.  For the most up to date tournament information please visit the Championship Central website.

You'll want to stay before or after they play! Enjoy Albany's superb variety of attractions; from excellent restaurants to downtown nightlife and uptown shopping, there are plenty of ways to have fun in Albany before the tournament begins and for your post event celebrations.

Listed below are several useful links that will provide you with additional tournament information as well as information regarding services, shopping and dining in the Capital Region. If there is anything we can do prior to your visit, or while you are here, please contact Debby Goedeke, Convention Services Manager at 1-800-258-3582 x 100. Please enjoy your stay and come back soon. 

Directions to SEFCU Arena
Ticket information

University at Albany campus map
Youth group activities
Western Avenue Dining Options
Wolf Road map/dining information
Downtown Albany map/dining information
Albany attractions

Stay up to date with all of your America East Conference news!

Travel information is listed here
Albany International Airport
 Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Driving Directions

Area shopping information is listed here
Colonie Center Mall
Crossgates Mall

Stuyvesant Plaza

Medical Care Facilities
Albany Medical Center
Albany Memorial Hospital

St. Peter's Hospital

Important University Area





Bank of America           

1450 Western Avenue    

(800) 432-1000

First Niagara Bank

899 Western Avenue

(518) 438-1226

Key Bank

1196 Western Avenue   

(518) 438-3982





1170 Western Avenue

(518) 459-0795

Rite Aid

1225 Western Avenue

(518) 458-8691


2061 Western Avenue

(518) 869-1520

Important Wolf Road Area





Bank of America

133 Wolf Road

(518) 459-9003

NBT Bank

80 Wolf Road

(518) 437-4100

Trustco Bank

34 Wolf Road

(518) 458-7761




465 Sand Creek Road

(518) 482-2835

Hannaford Pharmacy

96 Wolf Road

(518) 482-1925

Rite Aid

463 Albany Shaker Road

(518) 458-1205


 To return back to the America East Championship Central website, please click here.