Apr 8, 2013; Atlanta, GA, USA; Fans take photos in front of a giant NCAA logo and championship trophy before the championship game in the 2013 NCAA mens Final Four at the Georgia Dome. Mandatory Credit: Daniel Shirey-USA TODAY Sports

NCAA Tournament 2014 schedule


Apr 8, 2013; Atlanta, GA, USA; Fans take photos in front of a giant NCAA logo and championship trophy before the championship game in the 2013 NCAA mens Final Four at the Georgia Dome. Mandatory Credit: Daniel Shirey-USA TODAY Sports

Today kicks off the start of the 2013-14 college basketball season, with plenty of young stars ready to take on the year and prove that they have what it takes to lead their team to the Big Dance. This year’s tournament will begin on March 18 in Dayton, Ohio, while it is set to conclude at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

It is a thrilling time to be a sports fan and you will struggle to find someone who doesn’t feel the tournament is one of the most exciting events in sports, so make sure you know whether or not a round of the action will be coming to a city near you.

Here is all of the information you will need to know for the 2014 NCAA Tournament:

First Four

  • March 18 and 19
    • University of Dayton Arena, Dayton, Ohio

Second and Third Rounds

  • March 20 and 22
    • First Niagara Center, Buffalo, New York (Host: Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference)
    • BMO Harris Bradley Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin (Host: Marquette University)
    • Amway Center, Orlando, Florida (Host: Stetson University)
    • Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena, Spokane, Washington (Host: Washington State University)
  • March 21 and 23
    • PNC Arena, Raleigh, North Carolina (Host: North Carolina State University)
    • AT&T Center, San Antonio, Texas (Host: University of Texas at San Antonio)
    • Viejas Arena, San Diego, California (Host: San Diego State University)
    • Scottrade Center, St. Louis, Missouri (Host: Missouri Valley Conference)

Regional Semifinals and Finals (Sweet Sixteen and Elite Eight)

  • March 27 and 29
    • South Regional, FedExForum, Memphis, Tennessee (Host: University of Memphis)
    • West Regional, Honda Center, Anaheim, California (Host: Big West Conference)
  • March 28 and 30
    • East Regional, Madison Square Garden, New York, New York (Hosts: St. John’s University, Big East Conference)
    • Midwest Regional, Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana (Hosts: IUPUI, Horizon League)

National Semifinals and Championship (Final Four and Championship)

  • April 5 and 7
    • AT&T Stadium, Arlington, Texas (Host: Big 12 Conference)

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