This Saturday, April 3, the NCAA Final Four that will define the new champion of the college basketball in the United States. The competition, which is the most important springboard that players travel to reach the NBA, It will have an intense weekend that will begin with the semifinals and on Monday it will close with the grand final.
The event that will take place in the Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, at the crossroads by Eastern Conference, will have the Baylor Bears against the Houston Cougars. Both achieved a classification that will remain in history since the Texas team hadn’t advanced to this stage since 1950, while his rival achieved an epic pass after defeating the Oregon State Beavers 67-61 and qualify after 37 years.
By Western Conference, the duel will be between Gonzana Bulldogs, who won 85-66 against USC Trojans and is the first team to reach the Undefeated Final Four since Indiana Hoosiers in 1976, against the UCLA Bruins, whose ranks include 20-year-old Mexican Jaime Jaquez Jr.
It should be noted that although none have achieved the title, UCLA reached the Final Four 19 times and, for its part, Baylor did it for the second time after having achieved it in 2017. Also last year for the first time there was no champion because the competition was suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic.
How the NCAA Final Four will be played
Baylor vs. Houston – Saturday 3 at 5:14 pm ET
Gonzaga vs. UCLA – Saturday 3 at 8:34 pm ET
Monday 5 at 9 pm ET