Wichita to host opening weekend of 2018 NCAA tournament

Intrust Bank Arena (Courtesy KSN-TV)

WICHITA (KSN) – Wichita learned on Monday that it will host the first and second round games for the NCAA men’s basketball tournament in 2018. The games will be held on March 15th and 17th at Intrust Bank Arena.

The last NCAA men’s basketball tournament in Wichita was held in 1994 at the Kansas Coliseum. That marks 24 years since the tournament was held in Wichita.

Wichita’s Intrust Bank Arena hosted the NCAA women’s basketball tournament back in 2011.

Wichita State University will be the host school.

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