When does the NCAA tournament start?

Answer The NCAA Tournament start date varies each year. In 2010, the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament play-in game was held on March 16. While the opening day changes annually, the tournament always begin... Read More »

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When did the NCAA basketball tournament start?

In 1939, Patten Gymnasium on the campus of Northwestern University hosted the first NCAA men's basketball tournament championship game. The game ended in a 46-33 victory for the University of Orego... Read More »

What year did the NCAA basketball tournament start seeding teams?

In 1979, the NCAA men's basketball tournament expanded to 40 teams from the previous field of 32 teams. Along with the expansion, the tournament first began to distributing seedings based on projec... Read More »

What channel is the ncaa tournament on?

In April 2010, CBS and Turner signed a $10.8 billion deal to jointly broadcast the NCAA Men's College Basketball Tournament for 14 years beginning in 2011. Tournament games will be shown on the net... Read More »

Who won the first NCAA basketball tournament?

The University of Oregon Ducks won the inaugural NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament on March 27, 1939, defeating the Ohio State Buckeyes in the championship game at Northwestern University... Read More »