By Chad Waller, Director of Communications and Sports Information
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - (Bracket) The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has officially released the bracket for the 76th annual Buffalo Funds-NAIA Division I Men's Basketball National Championship. The 32-team, single elimination format will take place from March 13 - 19 at Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Mo.
The championship kicks off at 9 a.m. CST the first three days, with eight games scheduled each day. Quarterfinal action tips off at 2 p.m. on March 16. For the first time in the history of the event, the semifinals on March 18 will be broadcast live on ESPN3 at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. The championship final, which will be televised live on CBS Sports Network, will start at 7:30 p.m. on March 19.
NeuLion, the NAIA's official video streaming company of 12 select NAIA National Championship events, will be broadcasting the first 28 games from Kansas City, Mo. An all-tournament pass (28 games) is available for $29.95, while a single day pass can be purchased for $9.95. For more information and to pre-register, click here.
For information on the 2013 NAIA Division I Men's Basketball National Championship, click here.