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2016 NCAA® Basketball Championship

NCAA March Madness is coming to Providence! The 2016 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship First/Second Rounds in Providence will take place on March 17 & 19, 2016, at the Dunkin' Donuts Center, hosted by Providence College.

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Dunkin Donuts Center
1 LaSalle Square Providence, RI 02903


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Wednesday, March 16

Open Practice Sessions:

11 a.m
Gates Open

12 - 12:40 p.m.
Game 1 Lower Seed Practice

12:25 - 1:25 p.m.
Game 2 Lower Seed Practice

1:30 - 2:10 p.m.
Game 1 Higher Seed Practice

2:15 - 2:55 p.m.
Game 2 Higher Seed Practice

4:25 - 5:05 p.m.
Game 3 Higher Seed Practice

5:10 - 5:50 p.m.
Game 4 Higher Seed Practice

5:55 - 6:35 p.m.
Game 3 Lower Seed Practice

6:40 - 7 p.m. 
Game 4 Lower Seed Practice

Thursday, March 17

12:15 p.m.
Duke vs. UNC Wilmington

After conc. I
Baylor vs. Yale

6:50 p.m.
Miami vs. Buffalo

After conc. III
Arizona vs. Wichita State

Friday, March 18

6:45 - 11 p.m.
Slam Dunk WaterFire Event

Saturday, March 19

Two Sessions TBD

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hosted by Providence College


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