What are the opening round sites for the NCAA men's basketball tournament this year?
The NCAA's Web site, www.ncaasports.com, lists these venues for first-round games, which are March 18 and 19:
HSBC Arena, Buffalo, N.Y.; Nationwide Arena, Columbus, Ohio; Pepsi Center, Denver; Kemper Arena, Kansas City, Mo.; Bradley Center, Milwaukee; TD Waterhouse Centre, Orlando, Fla.; RBC Center Raleigh, N.C.; and Key Arena, Seattle.
The play-in game for the final spot in the 64-team field will be March 16 at University of Dayton Arena, Dayton, Ohio.