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2021 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament

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All 67 games of the 2021 NCAA March Madness will be held in Central Indiana. Games will be played at:

  • Indianapolis, IN
  • West Lafayette, IN
  • Bloomington, IN


The 2021 Men's Final Four will be April 3 and 5, 2021 at Lucas Oil Stadium.


Forums discussion thread for the event here.

  • Note: text in blue below indicates confirmed usage. Everything else are possibilities.

Public Safety

Indianapolis-Marion County P25 TRS
Site info:

SiteNameFreqs       
010 (A) Marion County Public Safety (System 1)854.987500 855.487500 855.987500 856.162500a 856.212500 856.437500 856.512500a 856.762500
    856.937500 856.987500 857.212500 857.262500 857.662500c 857.762500 857.937500 858.187500a
    858.262500 858.762500 858.937500 858.987500 859.262500 859.762500 859.937500 859.987500

Talkgroups:

  • 10012 - S1-T1 - police traffic ops (coordinating transporting teams) - alternate
  • 10013 - S1-T2 - police traffic ops (coordinating transporting teams) - main
  • 10017 - S1-T6 - police at Hinkle Fieldhouse
  • 10018 - S1-T7 - police at Bankers Life Fieldhouse
  • 10020 - S1-T9 - police at Lucas Oil Stadium
  • 10118 - MET-CD1 - IMPD Downtown District Dispatch



SAFE-T P25 TRS
Talkgroups:

  • 10660 - EVENT N-5 (coordinating transporting teams between Indianapolis & IU or Purdue)

Tournament Sites

Lucas Oil Stadium

Stadium operations:
Lucas Oil Stadium/Indiana Convention Center DMR Motorola Capacity Plus Single Site (TRBO)
Site:

SiteNameFreqs       
001 (1) Stadium Repeater *Confirmed LCN*461.387500 461.687500 462.162500 463.237500 463.637500 463.912500 464.587500 464.862500

Safety and Security:

DEC Description
1 Security - access control
2 Security - Primary for lower levels (Ch 1)
3 Security - External Gates (Ch 2)
4 Security - Suite Levels (Ch 3)
5 Security - Elevators / Escalators (Ch 4)
255 ALL CALL

Stadium Operations and Maintenance:

DEC Description
11 coordinating practice courts at Indiana Convention Center
29 ??? used after events ended
30 Audio Engineers
32 Guest Services
33 Event Setup -- very active
34 Event Management -- very active
38 Convention Center - Security
39 Housekeeping
40 Pipefitter
41 Carpenter
42 Electrician
43 IT
44 Grounds
45 Convention Center - Housekeeping
46 Catering/Food Service
47 Food/Beverage
89 on field security???
90 checking credentials???
91 locker rooms and benches?
92 locker rooms and benches?

Special Events Usage:

DEC Description
52 Events 1 -- most commonly used event channel
53 Events 2
54 Events 3
55 Events 4
56 Events 5
57 Events 6

Public Safety:
Public safety uses the Site 10. S1-T9 is the primary police talkgroup for events at Lucas Oil Stadium.

  • S1-T9 - Security/police
  • S1-T10 - Medical

Bankers Life Fieldhouse

Public safety:

  • IDPS P25 TRS Site 10 Talkgroup S1-T7 is the police talkgroup for events at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

Bankers Life Fieldhouse uses DMR conventional repeaters.

Note: this system is low power and can only be heard downtown
Frequency (in) Frequency (out) FCC Type Tone Description Mode
452.7625 457.7625 WPQB312 RM CC 10
SL 1
TG 1000
Bankers Life Fieldhouse (Security, Medical, Fire, and Utility Setup) DMR
452.7625 457.7625 WPQB312 RM CC 10
SL 2
TG 1100
Bankers Life Fieldhouse (Guest Services) DMR
461.2500 466.2500 WPQB312 RM CC 11
SL 1
TG 1200
Bankers Life Fieldhouse (Housekeeping) DMR
461.6000 466.6000 WPQB312 RM CC 12
SL 1
TG 1400
Tickets DMR
461.6000 466.6000 WPQB312 RM CC 12
SL 2
TG 1500
Medical? Suites? DMR
463.3500 468.3500 WPQB312 RM CC 13
SL 1
TG 1600
Merchandise? DMR
463.3500 468.3500 WPQB312 RM CC 13
SL 2
TG 1700
Bankers Life Fieldhouse (Maintenance) DMR
463.9500 468.9500 WPQB312 RM CC 14
SL 1
TG 1800
Bankers Life Fieldhouse (Maintenance) DMR
464.4125 469.41250 WQIL587 RM 754 DPL Levy Restaurants (food provider) NFM

Indiana Farmers Coliseum (State Fairgrounds)

  • 453.6000 CC1 SL1 TG1 State Fairgrounds ops
  • 453.6000 CC1 SL2 TG1 State Fairgrounds ops
  • 460.3500 CC2 SL1 TG1 State Fairgrounds ops
  • 453.8000 CC3 SL1 TG1 State Fairgrounds - gates and parking
  • 460.2250 CC4 SL1 TG1 State Fairgrounds - arena operations
  • 460.5000 CC5 SL1 TG1 State Fairgrounds ops
  • 453.1625 CC7 SL1 TG1 State Fairgrounds ops

Hinkle Fieldhouse (Butler University)

Public safety:

  • IDPS P25 TRS Site 20 - TG 10017 S1-T6 is the police primary talkgroup for events at Hinkle Fieldhouse.
  • IDPS P25 TRS Site 20 - TG 11552 BUTLER UNIV PD
  • IDPS P25 TRS Site 20 - TG 11553 BUTLER UNIV PD2

Hinkle Fieldhouse:

  • 467.925 (71.9) ESG Security
  • 464.9125 (100.0) Athletics / Hinkle Fieldhouse (repeater)

Campus Operations:

Frequency  Input   
License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
460.30000  465.30000   WPKA547   RM  156.7 PL  BUTLER PD Police (Backup)  FMN  Law Dispatch 
464.77500  469.77500   KZZ907   RM  100.0 PL  BUTLER-OPS 1 University Operations 1  FMN  Schools 
464.97500  469.97500   KZZ907   RM    BUTLER-OPS 2 University Operations 2  DMR  Schools 
461.42500  466.42500   WPGH777   RM    BUTLER-PAGE 1 Paging 1  FMN  Data 
463.70000  468.70000   WPJJ800   RM    BUTLER-PAGE 2 Paging 2  FMN  Data 
467.92500        71.9 PL  Butler ESG Sec ESG Security (at Butler games)  FMN  Security 
464.91250  469.91250   WQTP549   RM  100.0 PL  HinkleFieldhouse Hinkle Fieldhouse (Butler Athletics)  FMN  Schools 


Indiana University

IU Athletics Dept:


Public Safety:
Indiana Project Hoosier SAFE-T Trunking System
System Type: Project 25 Phase I
Bloomington Site:

SiteNameFreqs     
018 (12) Bloomington851.250000 851.962500 852.400000 853.450000a 857.487500 858.487500c

Talkgroups:

  • 21519 IUPD DISPATCH
  • 10660 - EVENT N-5 (coordinating transporting teams between Indianapolis & IU or Purdue)
  • 10638 - G-MA2 (was mentioned being used at Bloomington due to site trunking issues on other event channel)

10638

Purdue University

Athletics Department:

Frequency Type FCC Mode
463.950 Repeater WQON260 7K60FXE (DMR)

Public Safety:
Tippecanoe County (P25) Trunking System
System Type: Project 25 Phase I

Site info:

SiteNameFreqs       
001 (1) Simulcast851.050000a 851.850000 852.712500 853.112500 853.587500 855.212500 855.737500 857.737500c


Talkgroups:

  • 2119 PURDUE PD DISPATCH
  • 2131 PURDUE PARKING ENFORCEMENT
  • 2599 PURDUE ATHLETIC
  • 2601 PURDUE ATHLETIC EVENTS
  • 2111 PURDUE EVENT 4
  • 2113 PURDUE EVENT 3
  • 2121 PURDUE EVENT 1
  • 2123 PURDUE EVENT 2


Indiana SAFE-T Statewide TRS
Site info:

SiteNameFreqs      
024 (18) West Lafayette851.387500 852.387500 852.887500 854.312500 856.712500 858.712500c 859.712500a

Talkgroups:

  • 10660 - EVENT N-5 (coordinating transporting teams between Indianapolis & IU or Purdue)

Media

  • 450.1375 CSQ - Final Four at Lucas Oil Stadium -- director cues for cameras

Related Businesses

Hotels:

Frequency  Input   
License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
464.81250  469.81250   WPEC552   RM  71.9 PL  HiltonIndyN Hilton - Indianapolis North  FMN  Business 
467.81250          Embsydwntwn Embassy Suites Hotel - Downtown  FMN  Business 
152.27000      KNHD754   RM  162.2 PL  Adamsmark 1 Adamsmark Hotel Operations 1  FMN  Business 
151.77500      KNHD754   BM    Adamsmark 2 Adamsmark Hotel Operations 2  FMN  Business 
151.74500      KNHD754   BM    Adamsmark 3 Adamsmark Hotel Operations 3  FMN  Business 
157.53000      KNHD754     Adamsmark 4 Adamsmark Hotel Operations 4  FMN  Business 
469.81250        103.5 PL  EmbassyNorth Embassy Suites Hotel - North  FMN  Business 
451.75000  456.75000   WQGR343   RM  114.8 PL  OMNI CH 1 ANALOG Omni Severin Hotel CH 1 Analog  FMN  Business 
451.05000  456.05000   WPGY648   RM  346 DPL  CROWNE PLAZA 1 Crowne Plaza At Historic Union Station  FMN  Business 
463.52500  468.52500   WPGY648   RM  351 DPL  CROWNE PLAZA 2 Crowne Plaza At Historic Union Station  FMN  Business 
461.93750  465.93750   WQNH396   RM    JW MARRIOTT SEC1 JW Marriott Security 1  DMR  Security 
462.05000  467.05000   WQNH396   RM    JW MARRIOTT EVNT JW Marriott Event Logistics 1  DMR  Business 
462.05000  467.05000   WQNH396   RM    JW MARRIOTT HK1 JW Marriott Housekeeping 1  DMR  Business 
462.05000  467.05000   WQNH396   RM    JW MARIOTT FOOD JW Marriott Food Services 1  DMR  Business 
451.20000  456.20000   WQGR343   RM    OMNI CH 2 NXDN Omni Severin Hotel CH 2 Digital  NXDN  Business 
451.75000  456.75000   WQGR343   RM    OMNI CH 1 NXDN Omni Severin Hotel CH 1 Digital  NXDN  Business 
464.07500  469.07500   WQOL789   RM    WESTIN HSKPNG Westin Hotel - Housekeeping   DMR  Business 
464.07500  469.07500   WQOL789   RM    WESTIN SECURITY Westin Hotel - Security  DMR  Security 
461.22500  466.12500   WRBN375   RM    SpHillStesHkpg SpringHill Suites by Marriott Indianapolis Downtown -
Housekeeping 
DMR  Business 
461.22500  466.12500   WRBN375   RM    SpHillStesEng SpringHill Suites by Marriott Indianapolis Downtown - Engineering  DMR  Business 
464.07500  469.07500   WQOL789   RM    WESTIN EVENT Westin Hotel - Event Set Up   DMR  Business 


NCAA

NCAA Indianapolis Headquarters:

Frequency  Input   
License  Type  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
461.17500  466.17500   WQXG335   RM  NCAA-1 NCAA Operations  DMR  Business 
462.45000  467.45000   WQXG335   RM  NCAA-2 NCAA Operations  DMR  Business 
463.86250      WQXG335   BM  NCAA-3 NCAA Operations  DMR  Business 
464.33750      WQXG335   BM  NCAA-4 NCAA Operations  DMR  Business 


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