St. Louis to host 2nd, 3rd round NCAA men's tourney games in 2014 -

St. Louis to host 2nd, 3rd round NCAA men's tourney games in 2014

ST. LOUIS (KMOV) – The Scottrade Center will host second and third round NCAA men’s basketball tournament games in 2014, the NCAA announced Monday.

St. Louis will among 13 other cities that were selected as tournament hosts on Monday. The games at Scottrade Center will be held on March 21 and March 23 in 2014.

Thirteen other cities were selected Monday to have tournament in games in 2015, but St. Louis was not one of them.

“The bid process was as competitive as ever, with 53 cities expressing the desire to be a part of one of the world’s premier sporting events,” NCAA vice president of men’s basketball Dan Gavitt said. “We are thrilled for our hosts for the ’14 and ’15 tournaments, as they include a mix of cities that have proven over the course of several decades how to stage this great event, as well as cities that have come on to the scene in recent years and have embraced the tournament.

Here are the rest of the cities chosen to host the 2014 tournament.

March 18-19 Dayton First Four Dayton, Ohio UD Arena
March 20/22 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference 2nd/3rd Rounds Buffalo, N.Y. First Niagara Center
March 20/22 Marquette 2nd/3rd Rounds Milwaukee, Wis. Bradley Center
March 20/22 Stetson 2nd/3rd Rounds Orlando, Fla. Amway Center
March 20/22 Washington State 2nd/3rd Rounds Spokane, Wash. Veterans Memorial Coliseum
March 21/23 NC State 2nd/3rd Rounds Raleigh, N.C. PNC Arena
March 21/23 Texas-San Antonio 2nd/3rd Rounds San Antonio, Texas AT&T Center
March 21/23 San Diego State 2nd/3rd Rounds San Diego. Viejas Arena
March 21/23 Missouri Valley Conference 2nd/3rd Rounds St. Louis Scotttrade Center
March 27/29 Big West Conference West Regional Anaheim, Calif. Honda Center
March 27/29 Memphis South Regional Memphis, Tenn. FedEx Forum
March 28/30 Horizon League Midwest Regional Indianapolis Lucas Oil Stadium
March 28/30 St. John’s/Big East Conference East Regional New York Madison Square Garden



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