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Bridgestone Arena's March Madness Match-Ups To Be Announced Today

by Staff Writer / Nashville Predators
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The excitement of March Madness is coming to Bridgestone Arena this month when the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament takes up residence in the Arena for first weekend games. Don’t miss your shot to get in on the action; limited tickets are still available to the Friday, March 16 sessions and Sunday, March 18 session. Click here to buy on line


Eight schools will be playing in the Bridgestone Arena sessions with four games on Friday and the winners meeting on Sunday. Official brackets will be announced later today.

Several major publications are posting their “Bracketology” projections for this year’s tournament, check out the teams projected to come to Nashville in the most recent round of daily prognastications.

March 11 Projections
Fox Sports ESPN.com CNNSI CBS Sportsline
Pod 1:
#3 Georgetown
vs.
#14 Belmont
AND
#6 UNLV
vs.
#11 VCU

 
Pod 1:
#3 Marquette
vs.
#14 New Mexico St.
AND
#6 New Mexico
vs.
#11 California
 
Pod 1:
#3 Louisville
vs.
#14 South Dakota St
AND
#6 Memphis
vs.
#11 Texas

Pod 1:
#3 Marquette
vs.
#14 Davidson
AND
#6 St. Mary's
vs.
#11 Southern Miss
  
Pod 2:
#4 Indiana
vs.
#13 Ohio
AND
#5 Murray St.
vs.
#12 Texas
 
Pod 2:
#4 Louisville
vs.
#13 Play-in
   (North Carolina St vs. Drexel)

AND
#5 Wichita St
vs.
#12 Colorado St
Pod 2:
#4 Vanderbilt
vs.
#12 Belmont

AND
#5 Wichita St
vs.
#12 Play-in
   (North Carolina St vs. Drexel)

Pod 2:
#4 Wisconsin
vs.
#13 Ohio
AND
#5 Creighton
vs.
#12 Play-in
   (California vs. Seton Hall)
 


March 7 Projections
Fox Sports ESPN.com CNNSI CBS Sportsline
Pod 1:
#4 Indiana
vs.
#13 South Dakota St.
AND
#5 Creighton
vs.
#12 VCU
 
Pod 1:
#3 Michigan
vs.
#14 Davidson
AND
#6 Vanderbilt
vs.
#11 Washington
 
Pod 1:
#3 Indiana
vs.
#14 Belmont
AND
#6 St. Mary's
vs.
#11 Play-in
   (Dayton vs. Miami, FL)
Pod 1:
#4 Wisconsin
vs.
#13 Davidson
AND
#5 Florida St.
vs.
#12 Play-in
   (South Florida vs. California)
Pod 2:
#3 Georgetown
vs.
#14 Belmont
AND
#6 New Mexico
vs.
#11 Mississippi St.
 
Pod 2:
#4 Indiana
vs.
#13 VCU
AND
#5 Florida
vs.
#12 Play-in
   (Seton Hall vs. Xavier)
Pod 2:
#4 Georgetown
vs.
#13 Xavier
AND
#5 UNLV
vs.
#12 Washington
 
Pod 2:
#3 Georgetown
vs.
#14 Akron
AND
#6 Wichita St.
vs.
#11 Northwestern
 
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