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Fort Wayne "painted blue" for NCAA Tournament selection

Monday, Fort Wayne was painted blue with many buildings featuring the NCAA blue.

Posted: Feb 25, 2019 10:08 PM
Updated: Feb 26, 2019 8:55 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Thousands of people are expected to pack the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum next month for the NCAA division 3 men's final four.

Monday, the town was painted blue with many buildings featuring the NCAA blue.

That's because tournament selection was Monday.

Visit Fort Wayne said this is a great way to get excited for the march to Fort Wayne.

"The event has been held in the same city for 23 years. All eyes are on Fort Wayne and we are excited to welcome these teams and show the NCAA what Indiana and Fort Wayne is all about," said Stephanie Coleman, Visit Fort Wayne sport group sales manager.

The final four will be played at the Coliseum March 15-16.

Click here to watch the bracket.

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