With most of the attention predictably on the NCAA tournament, most people overlook the NIT. However, the NIT constantly produces a solid lineup of great teams and exciting games
The 2012 NIT will feature teams such as Seton Hall and Washington in the No. 1 seed, after they were left out by the NCAA tournament selection committee.
While all the hype goes to the NCAA tournament, the teams playing have a dedicated following and mean a lot to the fans and players on the court.
The NCAA website lists the schedule of rounds during the tournament.
First Round March 13 & 14
Second Round March 15-19
Quarterfinals March 20 & 21
Semifinals March 27
Championships March 29
If you can't get to the television to watch your favorite team play, check out the entire tournament online.
ESPN3 will be streaming every game on their website here.