Big-screen TVs. Food. And lots of beer.
Freshman Gabe Kalscheur scored 16 of his 24 points in the second half to lead No. 10 seed Minnesota past No. 7 seed Louisville 86-76 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
DES MOINES - The Historic Court District in downtown Des Moines has teamed up with eight teams traveling to the city to create a home base for fans. Some of the schools alumni associations are hosting pep rallies as well as pre-game parties at their designated establishments.
For every made shot, dunk or free throw attempted at the NCAA Tournament this week in Des Moines, you'll be watching an Iowa product in plain view.
With eight teams and their fanbases visiting Des Moines for the 2019 NCAA Tournament, here's some places you can check out while in Iowa's capital city.
WEST DES MOINES - When fans arrive for the tournament, we know they're looking for some tasty treats to enjoy the game with.
Iowa and Iowa State are slated to play Friday, but Des Moines is gearing up to host eight NCAA Tournament teams.