Get “Mad” in Vegas during March! Collegiate basketball fans from all over the U.S. fanatically descend upon Las Vegas during March Madness and the chaos commences with the 68-team Tournament. During these few weeks of March when the NCAA Tournament is happening, sports’ betting is at an all time high, the famed Strip is buzzing with collegiate jerseys, and buffalo wings are nearing extinction.
March is one of the busiest times in Vegas, because of March Madness, and all the major casinos cater to the collegiate hoops fans. Casinos offer sports book sections, HD TV’s, gourmet food, and maddening entertainment. Here’s a “tip-off” for March Madness Odds.
All the hoopla can be viewed nationally on CBS and Turner Sports (TNT, TBS and truTV), who acquired the rights in the late 1990’s for $10.8 billion. View the 2011 NCAA Tournament announcer line up.
The first round of March Madness 2011 is scheduled for March 15 – 16. The second and third rounds are scheduled for March 17 and 19. Read more for the schedule.
If you’re a rookie, sixth man, or playmaker traveling to Vegas in March, layup at the Jockey Club. Everyone deserves a fast break!