March Madness 2017 in New York City

nycgo.com staff

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New York City is the birthplace of major college basketball—the site of its first “big game” in Notre Dame vs. NYU, which was the second half of a 1934 doubleheader; its first major tournament, the NIT, which debuted in 1938; and the first NCAA Tournament in 1939.

The NCAA Tournament is back at its birthplace, Madison Square Garden, for this year’s East Regional semifinals and final. Meanwhile, the Atlantic Coast Conference will hold its tournament at Barclays Center for the first time. For more on these and other college basketball postseason highlights, read on.

2017 NCAA Tournament East Regional
Mar
24

Sports 2017 NCAA Tournament East Regional

A trip to the Final Four is on the line for the teams tipping off at the Garden during the tournament's second weekend.

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National Invitation Tournament (NIT)
Mar
28

Sports National Invitation Tournament (NIT)

The best teams left out of the NCAAs battle for glory at Madison Square Garden in the sport's longest-running postseason tournament.

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