2011 NCAA March Madness ScheduleCategory: Basketball
Let the March Madness begin!
The 73rd edition of the NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Tournament is scheduled to begin on March 15, 2011.
For the first time, a total of 68 teams will enter the tournament. All 68 teams have been announced on Selection Sunday March 13, 2011.
According to the 2011 NCAA tournament printable bracket, the # 1 seeds are Ohio State, Pittsburgh, Kansas and Duke.
Here’s the 2011 NCAA Basketball Tournament schedule:
Selection Sunday – March 13
First Four – March 15 and 16 (University of Dayton Arena, Dayton, Ohio)
Second and Third Rounds – March 17 and 19
* Verizon Center, Washington, D.C. (Host: Georgetown University)
* McKale Center, Tucson, Arizona (Host: University of Arizona)
* Pepsi Center, Denver, Colorado (Host: Mountain West Conference)
* St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa, Florida (Host: University of South Florida)
Second and Third Rounds – March 18 and 20
* Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, Ohio (Host: Cleveland State University)
* Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte, North Carolina (Host: University of North Carolina at Charlotte)
* United Center, Chicago, Illinois (Host: Big Ten Conference)
* BOK Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma (Host: University of Tulsa)
Regional semifinals (Sweet Sixteen) and finals (Elite Eight) – March 24 and 26
* West Regional: Honda Center, Anaheim, California (Host: Big West Conference)
* Southeast Regional: New Orleans Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana (Host: Tulane University)
Regional semifinals (Sweet Sixteen) and finals (Elite Eight) – March 25 and 27
* Southwest Regional: Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas (Host: University of Texas at San Antonio)
* East Regional: Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey (Host: Seton Hall University)
Final Four Round – April 2 (Reliant Stadium, Houston co-hosted by Rice University and the University of Houston)
The 2010 NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Tournament will conclude with the championship game (NCAA Finals) on April 4 at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas, USA.If you want to receive my latest posts, please subscribe to my full feed RSS or have them delivered through email. Just enter your email address below and hit the Subscribe button.