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Photo of UNCG fans cheering

For just the third time in program history, the UNC Greensboro men’s basketball team is going dancing.

The Spartans will face off against fourth-seeded Gonzaga in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday, March 15, in Boise, Idaho. Tip-off is slated for 1:30 p.m. ET (11:30 a.m. local time).

A campus watch party for students will take place at Elliott University Center Auditorium. Doors open at 1 p.m. Alumni will gather at Natty Greene’s Brewpub in downtown Greensboro. Special Snapchat filters will be available at both locations.

To learn more and to stay up-to-date with UNCG basketball, visit uncgspartans.com and follow UNCG Athletics on Facebook and Twitter.


Wear blue and gold on Thursday and join us in rooting for men’s basketball by posting your good luck messages on social media. We’ll share our favorites on our channels. Here’s how:

  • Tag @uncg and #letsgoG in your posts on Twitter and Instagram. 
  • Send a direct message to @uncg on Instagram or a snap to @uncgreensboro on Snapchat and we’ll re-post on our stories.


Photography by Martin W. Kane, University Communications

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