The Final Four starts next Saturday. On Sunday, the first game was officially set.

South Region champion No. 2-seed Villanova will face Midwest Region champion No. 1-seed Kansas in the first game. Tip-off time is set for 6:09 p.m. ET, airing on TBS. Jim Nantz, Bill Rafferty and Grant Hill will be on the call with Tracy Wolfson reporting.

The second game will feature No. 2-seed Duke, winner of the West Region. The Blue Devils will play either this year’s Cinderella or an arch rival. No. 15-seed Saint Peter’s faces No. 8-seed North Carolina on Sunday afternoon to decide the East Region. Duke vs. Saint Peter’s/UNC will be played on Saturday after the Kansas-Villanova game.


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The 2022 NCAA Tournament Final Four is being played in New Orleans.