Definitions for "1996 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament"
The 1996 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament involved 64 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division I college basketball. It began on March 14, 1996, and ended with the championship game on April 1 at Continental Airlines Arena in East Rutherford, New Jersey. A total of 63 games were played.