Jacksonville Veterans Area To Host Early Round Games in 2019
The NCAA DIVISION 1 Men’s Basketball Tournament is returning to the River City in 2019 according to The JaxSports Council. Alan Verlander, Executive Director for JaxSports announced today that the 1st and 2nd round games will be played at the Jacksonville Memorial Arena on March 21 and 23, 2019.
Jacksonville has hosted the NCAA Tournament in 2006, 2010 and 2115. “Them rewarding it us shows that they trust us,” said Verlander. “They respect our city and the fact that we have done a great job the three other times that we have hosted really is a medal of honor for our city.”