2018 NCAA Tournament tickets: Buy seats for all March Madness games

The 2018 NCAA Tournament starts tonight, Tuesday, March 13. There are two opening round games from Dayton. The real action begins on Thursday with 16 games from 12:15 p.m. ET until after midnight.

Get tickets at the best prices below from TicketCity.com. Most tickets for the first round will get you into multiple games — Session I and Session II each feature a pair of games. Session III just has one game.

NCAA Tournament 2018: Buy tickets

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FIRST FOUR

Tuesday, March 13

Wednesday, March 14

ROUND of 64

Thursday, March 15

Friday, March 16

Sweet 16 and Elite Eight, Regionals

Final Four (National semifinals and national championship)

NCAA Tournament dates, schedule

  • Selection Sunday: Sunday, March 11
  • First Four: Tuesday, March 13 and Wednesday, March 14
  • First Round: Thursday, March 15 and Friday, March 16
  • Second Round: Saturday, March 17 and Sunday, March 18
  • Sweet 16: Thursday, March 22 and Friday, March 23
  • Elite Eight: Saturday, March 24 and Sunday, March 25
  • Final Four: Saturday, March 31
  • National Championship: Monday, April 2

NCAA Tournament past winners

YEAR CHAMPION SCORE RUNNER-UP LOCATION
2017 North Carolina 71-65 Gonzaga Phoenix, Ariz.
2016 Villanova 77-74 North Carolina Houston
2015 Duke 68-63 Wisconsin Indianapolis
2014 Connecticut 60-54 Kentucky Arlington, Texas
2013 Louisville 82-76 Michigan Atlanta
2012 Kentucky 67-59 Kansas New Orleans
2011 Connecticut 53-41 Butler Houston
2010 Duke 61-59 Butler Indianapolis
2009 North Carolina 89-72 Michigan State Detroit
2008 Kansas 75-68 (OT) Memphis San Antonio
2007 Florida 84-75 Ohio State Atlanta
2006 Florida 73-57 UCLA Indianapolis
2005 North Carolina 75-70 Illinois St. Louis
2004 Connecticut 82-73 Georgia Tech San Antonio
2003 Syracuse 81-78 Kansas New Orleans
2002 Maryland 64-52 Indiana Atlanta
2001 Duke 82-72 Arizona Minneapolis, Minn.
2000 Michigan State 89-76 Florida Indianapolis
1999 Connecticut 77-74 Duke St. Petersburg, Fla.
1998 Kentucky 78-69 Utah San Antonio
1997 Arizona 84-79 (OT) Kentucky Indianapolis
1996 Kentucky 76-67 Syracuse East Rutherford, N.J.
1995 UCLA 89-78 Arkansas Seattle
1994 Arkansas 76-72 Duke Charlotte, N.C.
1993 North Carolina 77-71 Michigan New Orleans
1992 Duke 71-51 Michigan Minneapolis, Minn.
1991 Duke 72-65 Kansas Indianapolis
1990 UNLV 103-73 Duke Denver
1989 Michigan 80-79 (OT) Seton Hall Seattle
1988 Kansas 83-79 Oklahoma Kansas City, Mo.
1987 Indiana 74-73 Syracuse New Orleans
1986 Louisville 72-69 Duke Dallas
1985 Villanova 66-64 Georgetown Lexington, Ky.
1984 Georgetown 84-75 Houston Seattle
1983 N.C. State 54-52 Houston Albuquerque, N.M.
1982 North Carolina 63-62 Georgetown New Orleans
1981 Indiana 63-50 North Carolina Philadelphia
1980 Louisville 59-54 UCLA Indianapolis
1979 Michigan State 75-64 Indiana State Salt Lake City, Utah
1978 Kentucky 94-88 Duke St. Louis
1977 Marquette 67-59 North Carolina Atlanta
1976 Indiana 86-68 Michigan Philadelphia
1975 UCLA 92-85 Kentucky San Diego
1974 N.C. State 74-64 Marquette Greensboro, N.C.
1973 UCLA 87-66 Memphis State St. Louis
1972 UCLA 81-76 Florida State Los Angeles
1971 UCLA 68-62 Villanova Houston
1970 UCLA 80-69 Jacksonville College Park, Md.
1969 UCLA 92-72 Purdue Louisville
1968 UCLA 78-55 North Carolina Los Angeles
1967 UCLA 79-64 Dayton Louisville
1966 Texas Western 72-65 Kentucky College Park, Md.
1965 UCLA 91-80 Michigan Portland
1964 UCLA 98-83 Duke Kansas City, Mo.
1963 Loyola (Ill.) 60-58 (OT) Cincinnati Louisville
1962 Cincinnati 71-59 Ohio State Louisville
1961 Cincinnati 70-65 (OT) Ohio State Kansas City, Mo.
1960 Ohio State 75-55 California Daly City, Calif.
1959 California 71-70 West Virginia Louisville
1958 Kentucky 84-72 Seattle Louisville
1957 North Carolina 54-53 (3OT) Kansas Kansas City, Mo.
1956 San Francisco 83-71 Iowa Evanston, Ill.
1955 San Francisco 77-63 La Salle Kansas City, Mo.
1954 La Salle 92-76 Bradley Kansas City, Mo.
1953 Indiana 69-68 Kansas Kansas City, Mo.
1952 Kansas 80-63 St. John’s Seattle
1951 Kentucky 68-58 Kansas State Minneapolis, Minn.
1950 CCNY 71-68 Bradley New York City
1949 Kentucky 46-36 Oklahoma A&M Seattle
1948 Kentucky 58-42 Baylor New York City
1947 Holy Cross 58-47 Oklahoma New York City
1946 Oklahoma A&M 43-40 North Carolina New York City
1945 Oklahoma A&M 49-45 NYU New York City
1944 Utah 42-40 (OT) Dartmouth New York City
1943 Wyoming 46-34 Georgetown New York City
1942 Stanford 53-38 Dartmouth Kansas City, Mo.
1941 Wisconsin 39-34 Washington State Kansas City, Mo.
1940 Indiana 60-42 Kansas Kansas City, Mo.
1939 Oregon 46-33 Ohio State Evanston, Ill.