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Rupp Arena, Yum Center named future NCAA Tournament host sites

The host sites for the 2023, 2024, 2025, and 2026 NCAA Tournaments were just announced, and the road to the Final Four will come through both Louisville and Lexington. The Yum Center will host a regional in 2023, while Rupp will host the first and second rounds in 2025. Rupp is already scheduled to host the first and second rounds in 2021 (March 19 and 21).

Here is the complete list of venues through 2026:

YEARROUNDCITYSTATEVENUE
2021First FourDaytonOHUniversity of Dayton Arena
2021First/SecondBoiseIDTaco Bell Arena
2021First/SecondDallasTXAmerican Airlines Center
2021First/SecondDetroitMILittle Caesars Arena
2021First/SecondProvidenceRIDunkin' Donuts Center
2021First/SecondLexingtonKYRupp Arena
2021First/SecondRaleighNCPNC Arena
2021First/SecondSan JoseCASAP Center
2021First/SecondWichitaKSINTRUST Bank Arena
2021RegionalDenverCOPepsi Center
2021RegionalMinneapolisMNTarget Center
2021RegionalBrooklynNYBarclays Center
2021RegionalMemphisTNFedEx Forum
2021Final FourIndianapolisINLucas Oil Stadium
2022First FourDaytonOHUniversity of Dayton Arena
2022First/SecondBuffaloNYKeyBank Center
2022First/SecondIndianapolisINBankers Life Fieldhouse
2022First/SecondFort WorthTXDickies Arena
2022First/SecondPortlandORModa Center
2022First/SecondGreenvilleSCBon Secours Wellness Arena
2022First/SecondMilwaukeeWIWisconsin Entertainment & Sports Center
2022First/SecondPittsburghPAPPG Paints Arena
2022First/SecondSan DiegoCAViejas Arena
2022RegionalSan AntonioTXAT&T Center
2022RegionalSan FranciscoCAChase Center
2022RegionalChicagoILUnited Center
2022RegionalPhiladelphiaPAWells Fargo Center
2022Final FourNew OrleansLAMercedes-Benz Superdome
2023First FourDaytonOHUniversity of Dayton Arena
2023First/SecondAlbanyNYTimes Union Center
2023First/SecondBirminghamALLegacy Arena
2023First/SecondColumbusOHNationwide Arena
2023First/SecondDenverCOPepsi Center
2023First/SecondDes MoinesIAWells Fargo Arena
2023First/SecondGreensboroNCGreensboro Coliseum
2023First/SecondOrlandoFLAmway Center
2023First/SecondSacramentoCAGolden 1 Center
2023RegionalsKansas CityMOT-Mobile Center
2023RegionalsLas VegasNVT-Mobile Arena
2023RegionalsLouisvilleKYKFC YUM! Center
2023RegionalsNew YorkNYMadison Square Garden
2023Final FourHoustonTXNRG Stadium
2024First FourDaytonOHUniversity of Dayton Arena
2024First/SecondBrooklynNYBarclays Center
2024First/SecondCharlotteNCSpectrum Center
2024First/SecondIndianapolisINBankers Life Fieldhouse
2024First/SecondMemphisTNFedExForum
2024First/SecondOmahaNECHI Health Center Omaha
2024First/SecondPittsburghPAPPG Paints Arena
2024First/SecondSalt Lake CityUTVivint Smart Home Arena
2024First/SecondSpokaneWASpokane Veterans Memorial Arena
2024RegionalsBostonMATD Garden
2024RegionalsDallasTXAmerican Airlines Center
2024RegionalsDetroitMILittle Caesars Arena
2024RegionalsLos AngelesCASTAPLES Center
2024Final FourPhoenixAZState Farm Stadium
2025First FourDaytonOHUniversity of Dayton Arena
2025First/SecondClevelandOHRocket Mortgage FieldHouse
2025First/SecondDenverCOPepsi Center
2025First/SecondMilwaukeeWIFiserv Forum
2025First/SecondProvidenceRIDunkin' Donuts Center
2025First/SecondRaleighNCPNC Arena
2025First/SecondLexingtonKYRupp Arena
2025First/SecondSeattleWAClimate Pledge Arena
2025First/SecondWichitaKSIntrust Bank Arena
2025RegionalsAtlantaGAState Farm Arena
2025RegionalsIndianapolisINLucas Oil Stadium
2025RegionalsNewarkNJPrudential Center
2025RegionalsSan FranciscoCAChase Center
2025Final FourSan AntonioTXAlamodome
2026First FourDaytonOHUniversity of Dayton Arena
2026First/SecondBuffaloNYKeyBank Center
2026First/SecondGreenvilleSCBon Secours Wellness Arena
2026First/SecondTampaFLAmalie Arena
2026First/SecondOklahoma CityOKChesapeake Energy Arena
2026First/SecondPhiladelphiaPAWells Fargo Center
2026First/SecondPortlandORModa Center
2026First/SecondSan DiegoCAViejas Arena
2026First/SecondSt. LouisMOEnterprise Center
2026RegionalsChicagoILUnited Center
2026RegionalsHoustonTXToyota Center
2026RegionalsSan JoseCASAP Center
2026RegionalsWashingtonDCCapital One Arena
2026Final FourIndianapolisINLucas Oil Stadium

Article written by Mrs. Tyler Thompson

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1 Comment for Rupp Arena, Yum Center named future NCAA Tournament host sites



  1. Lip Man 1
    12:18 am October 15, 2020 Permalink

    Boise State’s basketball arena is now called the ExtraMile Arena, no longer Taco Bell Arena.