March Madness

When is March Madness this year; What is the 2016 NCAA Tournament schedule; Complete details inside

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NCAA March Madness (Photo courtesy: Jeff Turner/Wikimedia Commons)

The 2016 NCAA March Madness Selection Sunday is set March 13 when the field for the NCAA Tournament will be known for both men’s and women’s college basketball.

Days before the tournament begins, projected top seeds include the Kansas Jayhawks, Michigan State Spartans, Villanova Wildcats and Virginia Cavaliers. Others in the Top 10 in the rankings in the nation are Xavier, Oklahoma, North Carolina, Oregon, West Virginia

Here’s the schedule of the NCAA basketball men’s tournament March Madness this year after the 68 teams are identified this Sunday.

First Four – March 15 and 16
UD Arena in Dayton, Ohio

First/second rounds – March 17 and 19
Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, Iowa
Dunkin’ Donuts Center in Providence, Rhode Island
Pepsi Center in Denver
PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina

First/second rounds – March 18 and 20
Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York
Scottrade Center in St. Louis
Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Spokane Arena in Spokane, Washington

West Regional – March 24 and 26
Honda Center in Anaheim, California

South Regional – March 24, 26
KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Kentucky

Midwest Regional – March 25 and 27
United Center in Chicago, Illinois

East Regional – March 25 and 27
Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia

Final Four – April 2 and 4
NRG Stadium in Houston

The 2016 NCAA March Madness Selection Sunday will be televised in a two-hour broadcast special via NCAA.com and CBS starting at 5:30 p.m. Eastern Time in the United States.

Schedule of specific match-ups for the 2016 NCAA tournament March Madness will be updated after Sunday’s announcement.

Photo courtesy: Jeff Turner/Wikimedia Commons

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