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Things to know if you're heading to Sacramento to watch the Bluejays battle Rhode Island

Things to know if you're heading to Sacramento to watch the Bluejays battle Rhode Island
Posted at 4:53 PM, Mar 13, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-13 17:53:34-04

If you're headed to support the Jays in Sacramento you'll have to deal with travel arrangements, practice and game schedules and more. Here's some information that might make your trip a little easier:

Sacramento State University is hosting the first and second rounds of the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Championships March 17-19th. All games will be played at Golden 1 Center which is located at 500 David J Stern Walk, Sacramento, CA 95814. 

Team practices are open to the public Thursday, March 16th, times listed below:

12:00-12:40 p.m. - Iona

12:45-1:25 p.m. - Rhode Island

1:30-2:10 p.m. - Oregon

2:15-2:55 p.m. - Creighton

Session one begins Friday, March 17th with No. 3 seed Oregon vs. No. 14 seed Iona at 11 a.m. The second game of session one starts at 3:30 p.m. with No. 6 seed Creighton vs. No. 11 Rhode Island. 

Session two starts at 4:27 p.m. Friday, March 17th. No. 6 seed Cincinnati goes up against the winner of Kansas State vs. Wake Forest to start off session two. Kansas State plays Wake Forest Tuesday, March 14th at Dayton Arena in Dayton, Ohio. The second game of the day is between No. 3 seed UCLA vs. No. 14 seed Kent State. 

Session three begins Sunday, March 19th. Tipoff time is to be determined. 

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