Sunday, February 16, 2003

NCAA Tournament sites, dates



Opening round (play-in game)
• March 18: University of Dayton Arena
First and second rounds
March 20/22
• Ford Center, Oklahoma City
• RCA Dome, Indianapolis
• John M. Huntsman Center, Salt Lake City
• Spokane Arena, Spokane, Wash
March 21/23
• FleetCenter, Boston
• St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa, Fla.
• Birmingham-Jefferson Civic Center, Birmingham, Ala.
• Gaylord Entertainment Center, Nashville, Tenn.
Regionals
March 27/29
• Midwest: Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome, Minneapolis
• West: Arrowhead Pond of Anaheim, Anaheim, Calif.
March 28/30
• East: Pepsi Arena, Albany, N.Y.
• South: Alamodome, San Antonio
Final Four
April 5/7
• Louisiana Superdome, New Orleans

Women's NCAA tourney
First and second rounds
March 22/24
• Coors Events & Conference Center, Boulder, Colo.
• Stegeman Coliseum, Athens, Ga.
• Constant Convocation Center, Norfolk, Va.
• McArthur Court, Eugene, Ore.
• Mackey Arena, West Lafayette, Ind.
• University Arena "The Pit," Albuquerque, N.M.
• Maples Pavilion, Stanford, Calif.
• Thompson-Boling Arena, Knoxville, Tenn.
March 23/25
• Shoemaker Center
• Harry A. Gampel Pavilion, Storrs, Conn.
• Bramlage Coliseum, Manhattan, Kan.
• Thomas Assembly Center, Ruston, La.
• Reynolds Coliseum, Raleigh, N.C.
• Lloyd Noble Center, Norman, Okla.
• Bryce Jordan Center, University Park, Pa.
• United Spirit Arena, Lubbock, Texas
Regionals
March 30/April 1
• East: University of Dayton Arena
• West: Maples Pavilion, Stanford, Cal.
March 29/31
• Mideast: Thompson-Boling Arena, Knoxville, Tenn.
• Midwest: University Arena "The Pit," Albuquerque, N.M.
Final Four
April 6/8
• Georgia Dome, Atlanta




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