West Liberty University – Wheeling, WV – Dec. 2nd, 2017
West Family Stadium on the campus of West Liberty University will again play host to the 2017 NCFA National Championship Bowl Game. Learn More
Rawlings Sporting Good will once again be the presenting sponsor of the 2017 NCFA National Championship Bowl Game. Learn More
NCFA is excited to release the 2017 NCFA National Championship Logo
The Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Triadelphia - Wheeling is proud to serve as the official host hotel of the 2017 NCFA Championship. Fans can click her for the special group rate. Learn More
The Wheeling-Ohio County CVB is proud to once again be a sponsor of the 2017 NCFA National Championship. Click here to learn all that Ohio County has to offer our out of town guests. Learn More
#3Sacred Heart upsets #1 Oakland 28-6 and punches their first ticket to the National Championship Bowl Game for the first time in program history
#2 Ft. Lauderdale flexed their muscles against #4 Coppin State winning 36-18 and earning a spot in the National Title game.
#2 Sacred Heart turned it on in the 2nd half to beat #1 Ft. Lauderdale 21-18 for their 1st NCFA National Title
Jordan James of the Pioneers took home MVP honors having rushed for 115 yds and a TD.
Checkout all the pics from the 2017 NCFA National Title Game presented by Rawlings. Learn More
Attendance and Travel Information
For more information about Wheeling and the surrounding area and attractions, check out the official tourism site of Visit Wheeling WV.
If your trip to the NCFA National Championship Bowl Game requires you to fly, Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) is just an hour from West Liberty University. Visit FlyPittsburgh.com for more details.
Whether needing vans to get your team to the NCFA National Championship Bowl Game or simply picking up a car at the Pittsburgh airport, consider booking with Avis, an official sponsor of the NCFA. Be sure to use code D712300 when booking to get a discounted rate as well as having the under 25 fee waived.
Host Hotel – Econo Lodge Inn & Suites – Triadelphia
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites has partnered with the NCFA to serve as the host hotel for the NCFA National Championship Bowl Game. Not only will participating teams get exclusive pricing during their stay, fans traveling to Wheeling can also secure discounted prices so they can stay near their favorite team. The hotel offers a complimentary hot breakfast, free WiFi, Pool Tables, a full service lounge, and is located just 5 minutes from some of the best shopping and eateries in the tri state area. Fans looking to take advantage of the group rate can do so by clicking HERE for the booking portal.
Plug these addresses into your GPS to help you navigate around Wheeling during your visit to the NCFA National Championship Bowl Game:
- Host Hotel – Econo Lodge Inn & Suites – 87 Jenkins Lane Triadelphia, WV 26059
- Venue – West Family Stadium – West Liberty University – 101 Faculty Dr West Liberty, WV 26074
- Hospital – Wheeling Hospital – 1 Medical Park Wheeling, WV 26003
Tickets to the NCFA National Championship Bowl Game are available only at the West Family Stadium Ticket Office the day of the game. NO PRESALE. Prices are $8 for Adults, $6 for Students, $4 for children 12 and under, and West Liberty University Students/Faculty get in free with ID. Visa, Mastercard, and Discover are accepted.
Game Day Program
Stay tuned on how to Download a copy of the Official NCFA Game Day Program for FREE HERE.
While in Wheeling, enjoying the NCFA National Championship, consider some of our recommendations of where to go for good food and good fun.
Continue to check back, more information will be added as it becomes available. We look forward to seeing you in Wheeling!
During the NCFA National Championship Bowl Game, fans not in attendance will have the opportunity to listen to a live play by play broadcast of the tournament games over the internet as well as real time statistical game tracker.
Follow the LIVE Play by Play of the NCFA National Championship Bowl Game presented by Rawlings on the CollClubSports Radio Network. This years broadcast will again feature the talents of Ryan Norris (play by play) and Dave Mogensen (commentary). Pregame show starts at 30 minutes before kickoff Listen Here!