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2018 Men's Basketball Tournament 1st & 2nd Rounds

The City of Wichita is set to host the first and second rounds of the Division 1 Men's Basketball Championship on March 15 & 17, 2018 at INTRUST Bank Arena. Here is your guide to the tournament with a comprehensive list of places you should visit to eat, drink, find something to do and watch the games in the Wichita area.

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Wichita 2018 Tournament Info

The 2018 NCAA Men’s Basketball tournament first and second round games will be played at INTRUST Bank Arena in downtown Wichita, KS, March 15-17. The tournament is hosted by Wichita State University.

Ticket Info
Tickets are sold out, but can be purchased through the NCAA approved ticket exchange starting in 2018 - Wichita NCAA Tickets.

Intrust Bank Arena Info
Opened in 2010, the arena seats 15,000 for basketball. The arena is owned by Sedgwick County, and operated by SMG. Tour the arena here.

About Wichita
Wichita is located in south-central Kansas, about 160 miles north of Oklahoma City, and 195 miles southwest of Kansas City. More Wichita facts:

  • Metro population of 644,000
  • Known as the The Air Capital of the World
  • Locals call Wichita, "ICT" (airport code)
  • Located on the Arkansas River (Pronounced Ar-Kansas when in Wichita)
  • Average mid-March high is 58 degrees. Average low, 34.

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