2021 NCAA Men’s Tournament to Be Held in a Bubble in Indiana
Provided By - Video Elephant on January 04, 2021
2021 NCAA Men’s Tournament
to Be Held in a Bubble in Indiana.
The NCAA has announced that the entirety
of the men’s 2021 basketball championship
would be held in Indiana. .
A majority of the tournament’s 67 games will reportedly
be taking place in the state’s capital, Indianapolis. .
As of now, Selection Sunday is scheduled for March 14
and the Final Four will be held on April 3 and 5. .
Preliminary round dates have yet to be determined.
In a statement, NCAA President Mark Emmert
called it a “historic moment” that took “tremendous”
effort from many different people.
We have worked tirelessly to reimagine a tournament structure that maintains our unique championship opportunity for college athletes. , Mark Emmert, via 'Sports Illustrated'.
Ball State University, Butler
University, the Horizon League,
Indiana University, IUPUI and
Purdue University will host
The Indiana Convention Center will have multiple
courts set up inside and operate as a practice facility. .
NCAA games will be played at Bankers Life Fieldhouse,
Hinkle Fieldhouse, Indiana Farmers Coliseum,
Purdue's Mackey Arena, Indiana's Assembly Hall and
the Indianapolis Colts' Lucas Oil Stadium. .
The NCAA plans to arrange COVID-19 testing for
players, staff and officials via a local health provider