With the tournament bracket officially announced, NIKE, Inc. schools
make up 76 percent of the field
As the march to Atlanta gets underway, NIKE, Inc. salutes its 52 men's tournament schools. The schools make up 76 percent of the bracket and embody the passion and excitement of men's college hoops. Nike has designed footwear to the exact specifications needed for the championship run.
With the women's tournament field also announced this week, NIKE, Inc. would like to congratulate its 49 women's tournament teams.
Let the dance begin.
The 52 tournament-bound schools include (in alphabetical order):
Colorado State University, North Carolina A&T, Southern University and Western Kentucky University wear Nike footwear but non-Nike uniforms.