NCAA Tournament Teams 2021: March Madness Bids By Conference

March 17, 2016 - Spokane, WA: A game ball sits on court the day prior to the start of the 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament games at the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena.

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The 2021 NCAA Tournament gets underway this week with the First Four and First Round games set to take place leading into the weekend.

All of this year’s games will be played entirely in Indiana with a majority of the games being held in Indianapolis. Ball State, Butler, Indiana, IUPUI, Purdue, and the Horizon League will co-host the tournament. The games will be played on two courts inside Lucas Oil Stadium as well as at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Hinkle Fieldhouse, Indiana Farmers Coliseum, Mackey Arena at Purdue, and Assembly Hall in Bloomington.

68 teams will be taking the court throughout March Madness.

The Big Ten has the most teams in the field with nine.

Here’s a full look at the conference breakdown for the 2021 NCAA Tournament, via NCAA.com:

  • America East — 1
  • American — 2
  • Atlantic 10 — 2
  • Atlantic Coast — 7
  • ASUN — 1
  • Big East — 4
  • Big Sky — 1
  • Big South — 1
  • Big Ten — 9
  • Big 12 — 7
  • Big West — 1
  • Colonial — 1
  • Conference USA — 1
  • Horizon — 1
  • Ivy — 0
  • Metro Atlantic — 1
  • Mid-American — 1
  • Mid-Eastern — 1
  • Missouri Valley — 2
  • Mountain West — 2
  • Northeast — 1
  • Ohio Valley — 1
  • Pac-12 — 5
  • Patriot — 1
  • Southeastern — 6
  • Southern — 1
  • Southland — 1
  • Southwestern — 1
  • Summit League — 1
  • Sun Belt — 1
  • West Coast — 2
  • Western Athletic — 1
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