The NCAA Tournament in Albany, New York
In 2020, the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament goes to Albany, New York. The first and second round games of the 2020 tournament in Albany will be played at the Times Union Center on Thursday, March 19 and Saturday, March 21.
NCAA Tournament at Times Union Center
The Times Union Center has been host to the NCAA Women's Basketball Championship regionals for the last five years and will now host the 2020 Men's NCCA Basketball Tournament. The Times Union Center just completed nearly $20 million in renovations last year with upgrades to the atrium, lighting, video screens, a climate controlled walkway and backstage facilities. The 2020 Men's NCCA Basketball Tournament is a great way to show off the redesigned space.
Things to Do in Albany During the NCAA Tournament
Fans attending the 2020 tournament should make room on their itineraries for to visit some of the museums and architectural landmarks in Albany. Albany is home to the New York State Capitol. The New York State Capitol is over 125 years old and a beautiful late 19th-century architectural marvel.
The oldest and largest museum in the country, the New York State Museum is also in Albany. The museum is a center for art, science and history and is home to some of the leading scientists including paleontologists, ethnologist and botanists.
Another beautiful landmark, the Schuyler Mansion. The mansion is a beautiful Colonial home that belonged to American Revolutionary War Major-General Philip Schuyler and his family.
NCAA Tournament in Albany Ticket Prices
Tickets to the NCAA Tournament in Albany are subject to change. Prices start at $82, and average about $221 for single games.
March Madness 2020 Early Round Sites
The first and second round games for this year’s NCAA Tournament are taking place in eight exciting U.S. cities. To shop tickets in each of these locations, follow the links below.