As of August 2015, game times for the 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball Championship have not been released. While the dates and locations have already been set, official tip-off times are not determined until the brackets are released.
The First Four round -- featuring games between the last four teams earning at-large bids and the four lowest-seeded teams receiving automatic bids -- is scheduled for March 15 and March 16 in Dayton, Ohio, with the winners of the four games advancing to a first round game in their respective region.
Denver, Colorado, Des, Moines, Iowa, Providence, Rhode Island and Raleigh, North Carolina are hosts for first and second round contests played on March 17 and March 19.
First and second round games played on March 18 and 20 are hosted in Brooklyn, New York, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Saint Louis, Missouri and Spokane, Washington.
The 16 schools surviving the first weekend of action then advance to regional play; West and South region games -- played in Anaheim, California and Louisville, Kentucky, respectively -- are slated for March 24 and 26. Midwest and East regional action follows on March 25 and 27 in Chicago and Philadelphia.
The winners of each region compete in the Final Four in Houston, Texas. Semi-final games are played back-to-back on April 2, with the winners battling for the national championship on April 4.