2018 NCAA tournament schedule

Villanova won the national championship on Monday. Here's a look back at the NCAA tournament and the Wildcats' route to the title.

Here are the dates and locations for the 2018 NCAA men's basketball tournament.

Final Four

Alamodome (San Antonio) -- Tickets

March 31
(3) Michigan Wolverines 69, (11) Loyola-Chicago Ramblers 57
(1) Villanova Wildcats 95, (1) Kansas Jayhawks 79

National championship

April 2
(1) Villanova Wildcats 79, (3) Michigan Wolverines 62


West Regional

Staples Center (Los Angeles) -- Tickets

March 22
(3) Michigan Wolverines 99, (7) Texas A&M Aggies 72
(9) Florida State 75, (4) Gonzaga Bulldogs 60

March 24
(3) Michigan Wolverines 58, (9) Florida State 54

South Regional

Philips Arena (Atlanta)

March 22
(11) Loyola-Chicago Ramblers 69, (7) Nevada Wolf Pack 68
(9) Kansas State Wildcats 61, (5) Kentucky Wildcats 58

March 24
(11) Loyola-Chicago Ramblers 78, (9) Kansas State Wildcats 62

East Regional

TD Garden (Boston)

March 23
(1) Villanova Wildcats 90, (5) West Virginia Mountaineers 78
(3) Texas Tech Red Raiders 78, (2) Purdue Boilermakers 65

March 25
(1) Villanova Wildcats 71, (3) Texas Tech Red Raiders 59

Midwest Regional

CenturyLink Center Omaha (Omaha, Nebraska)

March 23
(1) Kansas Jayhawks 80, (5) Clemson Tigers 76
(2) Duke Blue Devils 69, (11) Syracuse Orange 65

March 25
(1) Kansas Jayhawks 85, (2) Duke Blue Devils 81 (OT)


First Four

March 13
UD Arena (Dayton, Ohio)
(16) Radford Highlanders 71, (16) LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds 61
(11) St. Bonaventure Bonnies 65, (11) UCLA Bruins 58

March 14
UD Arena (Dayton, Ohio)
(16) Texas Southern Tigers 64, (16) North Carolina Central Eagles 46
(11) Syracuse Orange 60, (11) Arizona State Sun Devils 56

First round

March 15
PPG Paints Arena (Pittsburgh)
(7) Rhode Island Rams 83, (10) Oklahoma Sooners 78 (OT)
(2) Duke Blue Devils 89, (15) Iona Gaels 67
(1) Villanova Wildcats 87, (16) Radford Highlanders 61
(9) Alabama Crimson Tide 86, (8) Virginia Tech Hokies 83

Intrust Bank Arena (Wichita, Kansas)
(1) Kansas Jayhawks 76, (16) Pennsylvania Quakers 60
(8) Seton Hall Pirates 94, (9) NC State Wolfpack 83
(6) Houston Cougars 67, (11) San Diego State Aztecs 65
(3) Michigan Wolverines 61, (14) Montana Grizzlies 47

American Airlines Center (Dallas)
(3) Tennessee Volunteers 73, (14) Wright State Raiders 47
(11) Loyola-Chicago Ramblers 64, (6) Miami Hurricanes, 62
(3) Texas Tech Red Raiders 70, (14) Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks 60
(6) Florida Gators 77, (11) St. Bonaventure Bonnies 62

Taco Bell Arena (Boise, Idaho)
(4) Gonzaga Bulldogs 68, (13) UNC Greensboro 64
(5) Ohio State Buckeyes 81, (12) South Dakota State Jackrabbits 73
(5) Kentucky Wildcats 78, (12) Davidson Wildcats 73
(13) Buffalo Bulls 89, (4) Arizona Wildcats 68

March 16
Spectrum Arena (Charlotte, North Carolina)
(7) Texas A&M Aggies 73, (10) Providence Friars 69
(2) North Carolina Tar Heels 84, (15) Lipscomb Bisons 66
(9) Kansas State Wildcats 69, (8) Creighton Bluejays 59
(16) UMBC Retrievers 74, (1) Virginia Cavaliers 54

Little Caesars Arena (Detroit)
(2) Purdue Boilermakers 74, (15) CS Fullerton Titans 48
(10) Butler Bulldogs 79, (7) Arkansas Razorbacks 62
(3) Michigan State Spartans 82, (14) Bucknell Bison 78
(11) Syracuse Orange 57, (6) TCU Horned Frogs 52

Bridgestone Arena (Nashville, Tennessee)
(2) Cincinnati Bearcats 68, (15) Georgia State Panthers 53
(7) Nevada Wolf Pack 87, (10) Texas Longhorns 83 (OT)
(1) Xavier Musketeers 102, (16) Texas Southern Tigers 83
(9) Florida State Seminoles 67, (8) Missouri Tigers (20-12) 54

Viejas Arena (San Diego)
(13) Marshall Thundering Herd 81, (4) Wichita State Shockers 75
(5) West Virginia Mountaineers 85, (12) Murray State Racers 68
(4) Auburn Tigers 62, (13) Charleston Cougars 58
(5) Clemson Tigers 79, (12) New Mexico State Aggies 68

Second round

March 17
PPG Paints Arena (Pittsburgh)
(1) Villanova Wildcats 81, (9) Alabama Crimson Tide 58
(2) Duke Blue Devils 87, (7) Rhode Island Rams 62

Intrust Bank Arena (Wichita, Kansas)
(1) Kansas Jayhawks 83, (8) Seton Hall Pirates 79
(3) Michigan Wolverines 64, (6) Houston Cougars 63

American Airlines Center (Dallas)
(11) Loyola-Chicago Ramblers 63, (3) Tennessee Volunteers 62
(3) Texas Tech Red Raiders 69, (6) Florida Gators 66

Taco Bell Arena (Boise, Idaho)
(5) Kentucky Wildcats 95, (13) Buffalo Bulls 75
(4) Gonzaga Bulldogs 90, (5) Ohio State Buckeyes 84

March 18
Spectrum Arena (Charlotte, North Carolina)
(7)Texas A&M Aggies 86, (2) North Carolina Tar Heels 65
(9) Kansas State Wildcats 50, (16) UMBC Retrievers 43

Little Caesars Arena (Detroit)
(2) Purdue 76, (10) Butler 73
(11) Syracuse 55, (3) Michigan State 53

Bridgestone Arena (Nashville, Tennessee)
(7) Nevada Wolf Pack 75, (2) Cincinnati Bearcats 73
(9) Florida State Seminoles 75, (1) Xavier Musketeers 70

Viejas Arena (San Diego)
(5) Clemson Tigers 84, (4) Auburn Tigers 53
(5) West Virginia Mountaineers 94, (13) Marshall Thundering Herd 71