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NCAA Announces Changes To Mens Basketball Tournament

Last updated on Tuesday, July 13, 2010

(INDIANAPOLIS, IN) - The NCAA announced Monday the Road to the Final Four will begin with the First Four.

Not long after the Duke Blue Devils defeated the Butler Bulldogs 61-59 in an exciting championship game in April, the NCAA announced the tournament will expand from 64 teams to 68 teams beginning March of 2011.

The first four games will be played earlier in the week before Thursday and Friday's traditional games.

The first four games will be considered the first round whereas the traditional games will be the second round.

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