This year’s Final Four will be held Saturday, April 1- Monday, April 3 at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Phoenix, Arizona. The 2017 Division I Men’s Basketball Championship will kick off with the National Semifinals on Saturday. The winners of the semifinals will play in the National Championship game on Monday.
The South Carolina Gamecocks will face off against the Gonzaga Bulldogs in the first game on April 1 at 6:09 PM ET on CBS. The North Carolina Tar Heels will play the Oregon Ducks in the second game that night starting approximately at 8:49 PM ET. Even though this game will be the first Final Four appearance for the South Carolina Gamecocks and the first Final Four match since 1939 for the North Carolina Tar Heels, the Carolina teams are leading the odds to win the National Championship with SC sitting at 8-1 and NC at 8-5.
If you plan to watch the game in person at the stadium, be sure to check the rules for the University of Phoenix’s Stadium before heading to the game! There is already a “Clear Bag” rule in effect and limitations on water containers. For more information on the game go to www.phoenixfinalfour.com.