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Houston's 10 Best Bars For March Madness

The NCAA's "March Madness" basketball tournament, leading up to the Final Four at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on April 4 and ultimately the championship game on April 6, began this past Tuesday. Five Texas schools are in the hunt this year, including the University of Texas Longhorns, Baylor Bears, Southern Methodist University Mustangs, Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks and the one lone team from a school located here in Houston, the Texas Southern University Tigers.

All of the Texas teams will be playing this Thursday, starting fairly early with Baylor taking on Georgia State at 12:40 p.m.; TSU vs. Arizona at 1:10 p.m.; UT vs. Butler at 1:45 p.m.; SMU vs. UCLA at 2:10 p.m.; and SFA playing the late game vs. Utah at 6:27 p.m. The bars on this list are in some cases hosting fans of these Texas teams this Thursday and for the other bars no definite watching parties are scheduled; however, we feel that these establishments are your best bet for places to enjoy some March Madness basketball action, whether your team made it into the tournament or not.

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David Rozycki
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