Omaha hosting 2020 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament 1st and 2nd rounds

Posted at 2:41 PM, Apr 18, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-18 15:41:57-04

The NCAA announced Tuesday, April 18th that CenturyLink Center Omaha will be the site of the First and Second Round of the 2020 Men's Basketball Championship. 

This marks the fifth time that CenturyLink has hosted NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament action. CenturyLink will be hosting the 2018 Regional games March 23rd and 25th. 

"We want to thank everyone who submitted a bid for this cycle of championship site selections and for their continued commitment during the process," Joni Comstock, NCAA senior vice president of championships said. "We look forward to working with our membership, the cities and local organizing committees who may host for the first time, as well as the groups who will repeat as host sites. I also want to acknowledge and thank the sports committees that reviewed these exceptional bids and made the selections based on providing the best possible experience for our student-athletes, coaches and spectators."

The 2020 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament First and Second Round will be held March 20th and 22nd.