60 Teams Accepted Into TBT 2017


By: TBT Staff | @thetournament

Find out who will compete for $2 million in TBT 2017

Listed below are the first 60 teams who will fight to advance through regional play, survive the Super 16, and make it to TBT's $2,000,000 winner take all Championship Game on August 3, live on ESPN.

We'll know the final four teams on Sunday, June 18 at the conclusion of the TBT Jamboree taking place at Philadelphia University.

The list includes the 9 teams in each region with the most fan votes, last summer's regional champions and the at-large selections in each region. In addition, Team 23 received an automatic bid into TBT 2017 as a result of making the 2015 Championship Game. Showtime received an automatic bid after last year's TBT Bracket Challenge winner, Luke, chose the right to admit any team into the tournament field.

The tournament's bracket, with matchups, game times, seeds, and TBT's Bracket Challenge will be announced on June 20.

To read much more about the 60 teams accepted into TBT 2017, check out this article by ESPN's Jeff Goodman.

* Denotes an at-large selection 

Northeast (Philadelphia): Philadelphia University, July 8-9

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South (Charlotte): Queens University, July 8-9

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Midwest (Peoria): Bradley University, July 15-16

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West (Las Vegas): Desert Oasis High School, July 15-16

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Four teams will advance from each region to compete in the Super 16, which will be played in the Steinberg Wellness Center at The Brooklyn Campus of Long Island University from July 20-23.

The four regional winners who survive the Super 16 will then proceed to Baltimore to play at Coppin State University for the semifinals on August 1 and the $2,000,000 winner take all Championship Game on August 3.

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