Aimee+Shawn

On March 12, NCAA President Mark Emmert made the decision to cancel the Division I men's and women's basketball tournaments. The Big Ten, SEC, Big East, ACC, Western Atlantic Conference, Atlantic-10, Conference USA, Big 12, PAC-12, The Sun Belt, The Big Sky, The Southland, The America East, and The Big West canceled their tournaments as well.

Get your brackets ready, because the NCAA Men’s Division 1 Basketball tournament is coming to Vegas BABY! That’s right, for the first time ever, the Final Four will be held in our backyard. Here’s everything you need to know about this momentous event.

Games will be held at Allegiant Stadium, which is brand new and boasts state-of-the-art facilities. The stadium is also located on the world-famous Las Vegas Strip, making it easy for visitors to find.

“The Raiders are thrilled to welcome the NCAA and college basketball fans from around the world to Las Vegas and our home at Allegiant Stadium,” said Sandra Douglass Morgan, president of the Las Vegas Raiders and Las Vegas NCAA Final Four bid team. “Our facility is a state-of-the-art, ideal venue for world-class sporting events.”

Visitors can also look forward to enjoying all that Las Vegas has to offer outside of the stadium. In addition to great food and entertainment, there are also plenty of hotels and casinos to choose from. And of course, no trip to Vegas would be complete without a little gambling. So whether you’re cheering on your favorite team or just looking to have a good time, make sure to check out the Division 1 Men’s Final Four when it comes to town in 2028!

Looks like March Maddness will be on another level here in Las Vegas in 2028!

 

Listen to Aimee+Shawn weekday mornings from 6-10 on 102.7 VGS

Follow the station on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and TikTok!

Follow Aimee+Shawn on InstagramFacebookTwitter and TikTok!