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Las Vegas to host NCAA Tournament men's regional for first time

Las Vegas to host NCAA Tournament men's regional for first time”

Georgia Tech will be the host institution for two upcoming NCAA Championship events, a 2025 men's basketball regional and the 2026 swimming and diving championships, the association announced Wednesday.

While the Carrier Dome won't host games, the announcement did provide local basketball fans with a number of short trips to watch NCAA Tournament games in coming years.

PNC Arena is scheduled to be home to the first and second rounds of the Division I men's tournament in 2021 on March 19 and 21.

Allentown, Pennsylvania's PPL Center will play host to NCAA men's hockey regionals in 2022, 2023, and 2025.

Duquesne and SportsPITTSBURGH also were selected to serve as hosts for the NCAA Women's Bowling regionals in '23, '24, '25 and '26 at AMF Lanes in Mt. Lebanon.

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The college sports governing body announced hundreds of future sites across a variety of sports and levels on Wednesday with the Division I men's basketball tournament the most high profile of the events.

March Madness will be coming back to Wichita for a third time.

As for fencing, the men's and women's finals will be hosted at Penn State's Multi-Sport Facility in 2025. Classic Park in Eastlake will host the Division III Men's Baseball Championships from 2024-2026.

State Farm Arena has hosted the 2018 NCAA Men's South Regional and the 2013 NCAA Division II and III Men's Championship games, as well as the 2012 Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament. The NCAA previously had awarded the Division I championships to Eugene in 2021 and 2022.



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