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Chicago to host women's, men's NCAA tournament games in 2019, 2022

Chicago to host women's, men's NCAA tournament games in 2019, 2022

In addition to bringing back postseason events to North Carolina, the NCAA on Tuesday announced Chicago will be a future site for the men's and women's basketball tournaments.

The NCAA revealed host sites for the men's tournament through 2022 and for the women's tournament through 2020. The United Center will host men's regional games in 2022 with Northwestern as the host school, and Wintrust Arena will host women's regional games in 2019 with DePaul as the host.

Wintrust Arena, DePaul's new home facility for men's and women's basketball, is scheduled to open in the fall near McCormick Place.

The United Center hosted the men's Midwest Region in 2016.

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