Detroit Mercy hosts first rounds of NCAA Men's Basketball at Little Caesars Arena

March 09, 2018
LCA Court with Detroit Mercy branding 1

LCA Court with Detroit Mercy branding 2University of Detroit Mercy will serve as host for rounds 1 and 2 of the Division I Men's Basketball tournament on Friday, March 16 and Sunday, March 18 at Little Caesars Arena.

Four years ago, the University submitted a competitive bid to serve as host in 2018 and beat out other institutions for this opportunity. As the City of Detroit's University, Detroit Mercy is proud to serve as the 2018 host for rounds 1 and 2. Little Caesars Arena is located in downtown Detroit at 2645 Woodward Avenue.

University of Detroit Mercy will be prominently displayed on the banner across from the scorer’s table and the Titans athletics logo will be on the court’s baseline on both sides.

In recent days, various media outlets have carried news about Detroit Mercy serving as the host university for rounds 1 and 2. Readers can view the news broadcast from March 14 at Another cool aspect of the tournament—the court was manufactured in Northern Michigan using wood from our great state!