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College basketball games today: Wednesday’s top-25 college basketball schedule

With a fresh college basketball season in full swing, stay in the know on the college basketball games today with our handy schedule listing.

Related: Latest Women’s College Basketball Top 25 Rankings

Here you can find the slate of matchups on the 2023-24 college basketball schedule each night. Let’s take a look at the college basketball games today.

College basketball games today: Feb. 21

There are seven ranked college basketball games today. Wednesday’s college basketball schedule is headlined by the 13th-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide hosting No. 24 Florida at 7:00 PM ET on ESPN2. Meanwhile, the eighth-ranked Duke Blue Devils visit Miami (F) at 7:00 PM ET on ESPN.

Where is the NCAA championship game?

The 2024 NCAA Championship Game will be played on April 8 at State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. State Farm Stadium has also hosted multiple Super Bowls.

When does March Madness 2024 begin?

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The 2024 NCAA Men’s Tournament begins on March 19 with the First Four in Ohio. The first round of 2024 March Madness tips off on March 21.

March Madness schedule 2024

  • Selection Sunday: March 17
  • First Four: March 19-20 – Dayton, OH – UD Arena
  • First/Second rounds: March 21-24 – Various locations – AL, IN, NEB, UT, WAS, MAS, OH, TX
  • West Regional: March 28-30 – Los Angeles Crpyto.com Arena
  • East Regional: March 28-30 – Boston – TD Garden
  • Midwest Regional: March 29-31 – Detroit – Little Caesars Arena
  • South Regional: March 29-31 – Dallas – American Airlines Center
  • Final Four: April 9 – Glendale – State Farm Stadium

When is Selection Sunday 2024?

Selection Sunday for March Madness 2024 is on Sunday, March 17. The broadcast time for Selection Sunday will be determined at a later date.

How to fill out the NCAA bracket?

There are various ways for an individual to fill out their brackets. For folks who are not experts in the sport or in betting, the best strategy is to avoid picking upsets. The annual NCAA basketball tournament is one of the most unpredictable in sports.

However, if you were to try your hand at picking an upset, choosing the No. 10 or 11 seeds in a bracket is a strong option. Those lower-ranked teams have scored upset wins 87 times during the tournament’s history.

In recent years, even higher seeds have scored stunning victories. With No. 12 and 13 seeds have made a thing of getting shocking wins in recent years

Who won the NCAA basketball championship in 2023?

NCAA Basketball: Final Four National Championship-San Diego State vs UCONN
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The UConn Huskies won the 2023 NCAA Men’s Tournament, defeating San Diego State in the national championship game to wrap up March Madness. UConn has won five national titles in men’s college basketball.

March Madness champions

  • 2023: UConn Husloes
  • 2022: Kansas Jayhawks
  • 2021: Baylor Bears
  • 2020: Tourney canceled due to COVID-19
  • 2019: Virginia Cavaliers
  • 2018: Villanova Wildcats
  • 2017: North Carolina Tar Heels
  • 2016: Villanova Wildcats
  • 2015: Duke Blue Devils
  • 2014: Connecticut Huskies
  • 2013: Lousiville Cardinals
  • 2012: Kentucky Wildcats
  • 2011: Connecticut Huskies
  • 2010: Duke Blue Devils
  • 2009: North Carolina Tar Heels
  • 2008: Kansas Jayhawks
  • 2007: Florida Gators
  • 2006: Florida Gators
  • 2005: North Carolina Tar Heels
  • 2004: Connecticut Huskies
  • 2003: Syracuse Orange
  • 2002: Maryland Terrapins

Where do future NCAA Tournaments take place?

  • 2024 Final Four location: Arizona State University – Phoenix, AZ – State Farm Stadium
  • 2025 Final Four location: University of Texas at San Antonio, University of the Incarnate Word – San Antonio, TX – Alamodome
  • 2026 Final Four location: Horizon League, IUPUI – Indianapolis, IN – Lucas Oil Stadium

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