The NCAA men's basketball conference tournaments start March 1, 2017 and end March 12, 2017. The winners of each conference tournament receives an automatic bid to the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. The 2017 March Madness tournament begins March 14 with the First Four in Dayton,OH on truTV.
The first and second round will be played in Buffalo,NY; Milwaukee,WI; Orlando,FL; Salt Lake City,UT; Greensboro,NC; Indianapolis,IN; Sacramento,CA; and Tulsa,OK on March 16-19 on CBS, TBS, truTV, and TNT.
The Sweet Sixteen and Elite Eight will be played in Kansas City,MO; San Jose,CA; Memphis,TN; and New York,NY on March 23-26 on CBS or TBS.
The Final Four and the NCAA National Championship game will take place in Phoenix, AZ. The Final Four will be played on April 1 on CBS. The NCAA National Championship game will be played on April 3, 2017 on CBS.