2016 NCAA Tournament Schedule

March Madness is upon us. The 2016 NCAA Tournament schedule will be announced during the CBS Selection Sunday telecast on Sunday, March 2013th, 2016. The broadcast comes just after the final conference tournament championship games conclude, and the seeds and matchups for the field of 68 will be announced. The first games played during the tournament will be the First Four, that will pit the lowest four ranked at-large bids against the lowest automatic qualifiers in the tournament and will be played in Dayton Ohio. Get ready for the Madness to begin. If you are looking to check out the 2017 NCAA Tournament Schedule, we have that posted here for you to check out.

2016 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Schedule

NCAA Tournament

2016 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament First Four Bracket

Scheduled Dates: March 15-16, 2016
The opening games of the 2016 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament are the First Four. The games will be played on March 15-16, and they will be head at the University of Dayton Arena in Dayton, Ohio this year. The NCAA Tournament Selection Committee will put the lowest overall four automatic seeds against the lowest four at-large bids in the matchups. This helps prevent it simply from being a matchup between #16 seeds, and has proved to be some of the more exciting games in the tournament in years past.

20165 NCAA Tournament First / Second Round Schedule

March 17th and 19th, 2016
(Round 1 and 2):
PNC Arena (Raleigh, North Carolina)
Pepsi Center (Denver)
Dunkin’ Donuts Center (Providence, Rhode Island)
Wells Fargo Arena (Des Moines, Iowa)
March 18th and 20th, 2016
(Round 1 and 2):
Chesapeake Energy Arena (Oklahoma City, Oklahoma)
Spokane Arena (Spokane, Washington)
Barclays Center (Brooklyn, New York)
Scottrade Center (St. Louis)

2016 NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 and Elite Eight Schedule

Midwest Regional
Dates: March 25, 27, 2016
Location: United Center (Chicago)
East Regional
Dates: March 25, 27, 2016
Location: Wells Fargo Center (Philadelphia)
West Regional
Dates: March 24, 26, 2016
Location: Honda Center (Anaheim, California)
South Regional
Dates: March 24, 26, 2016
Location: KFC Yum! Center (Louisville, Kentucky)

2016 NCAA Tournament Final Four Schedule

Date: April 2, 2016
Location: NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas

2016 NCAA Tournament Championship

The 2016 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Championship game will be held on April 4th, 2016 at the NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. The winner of the game will be crowned the overall champion of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Championship. If you would like to download and use a printable 2016 NCAA Men’s Tournament Bracket, InterBasket.net has a nice one posted here.