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The final four has come to it conclusion. Tonight, the Men’s Basketball National Championship will be decided. The Game will be Played at AT&T/Cowboys Stadium.

The Connecticut Huskies(3 National Championships) will Play the Kentucky Wildcats (8 National Championships) for the championship. The Wildcats will be Playing for their first title since 2012. The Huskies will be playing for one since 2011.

The game will air on CBS (KTVT Ch. 11). Pregame coverage will begin at 6P.

Be aware of traffic congestion. The following streets will be affected by the event: Cooper, Collins, Randol Mill Road, Division, Ballpark Way, Nolan Ryan Expressway/Baird Farm Road, AT&T Parkway, I-30 East & West. AT&T Parkway has been closed for Pedestrian and Television Traffic between Randol Mill road & Division.

Expect Traffic issues to begin before the game around 2:30P when lane closures should begin.

The DFW Sports Weekend is here. Below are the following events that will be taking place in the DFW area over the next few Days:

Tonight: 7:30P @ Texas Motor Speedway: NASCAR Nationwide Series O’Reily Auto Parts 300

Saturday: 5:09P @ Cowboys/AT&T Stadium: NCAA 2014 Final Four Game 1 – 2) Wisconsin Badgers v. 8)Kentucky Wildcats

Saturday: 7:49P @ Cowboys/AT&T Stadium: NCAA 2014 Final Four Game 2 – 1)Florida Gators v. 7)Connecticut Huskies

Sunday: 2P @ Texas Motor Speedway: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 500

Monday: 8P @ Cowboys/AT&T Stadium: NCAA 2014 Final Four – Men’s Basketball National Championship Game

Be Aware of traffic in the DFW area surround the following events. Major Highways affected will be: I-30, I-35W, I-820, SH114, SH360

ANSA’s final General Body Meeting will be on Monday @ 12P in room PKH104

The special topic: Nursing & The Future of Health Care in Texas

Special Guest: Julie Thomas DNP, RN, CPHQ, NEA-BC Director of Education & Nursing Practice

Computer Labs B & C will be closed for testing tomorrow 8:45A to 10:30A. The test details are listed below:

computer Labs B & C
8:45A to 10:30A
N4441 Test

Computer Lab A will be open for general use during the test. Please remain quiet during testing. If you will be testing, you will need to leave all Hoodies, Sweaters, Jackets, Bookbags, Backpacks & Phones in your classroom, Locker or Car.

The NCAA Men’s Basketball Final Four has been set and the road to Arlington has come to its crossroads. The Games are listed below in order of play time:

April 5, Game 1: 7)Connecticut Huskies v. 1)Florida Gators: Tip Off 5:09P

April 5, Game 2: 8)Kentucky Wildcats v. 2)Wisconsin Badgers: Tip Off 7:49P

Be aware of traffic congestion on Friday April 4 to Monday April 7. The following streets will be affected by the event: Cooper, Collins, Randol Mill Road, Division, Ballpark Way, Nolan Ryan Expressway/Baird Farm Road, AT&T Parkway, I-30 East & West. AT&T Parkway has been closed for Pedestrian and Television Traffic between Randol Mill road & Division.

Expect Traffic issues to begin before the game around 2:30P when lane closures should begin.

Today is Opening Day. The Texas Rangers will begin their hunt for the World Series today as the 2014 Major League Baseball Season Begins.

Todays Game Details:

Philadelphia Phillies v. Texas Ranegers
First Pitch: 1:05

If you are out of classes, be aware of traffic in and around the Ballpark. Traffic will be heavy on Collins, Nolan Ryan Expressway, Randol Mill, Ballpark Way, Division & AT&T Parkway. Randol Mill Road will be closed between Nolan Ryan Expressway & Ballpark Way For Game Pedestrian Traffic.

Computer labs B & C will be closed for testing 2 times tomorrow. the closing details are listed below:

Test 1
7:45A to 9A
Computer Labs B & C
N4462 Test 1

Test 2
12:45P to 2P
Computer Labs B & C
N4462 Test 2

computer lab A will be open for general use during the testing period. Please remain quiet during Testing.

Computer Labs A, B & C will be closed tomorrow for testing, 8:30A to 2P. The closing is listed below:

Computer Labs A, B & C
8:30A to 2P
Hesi Exit AP R1

The LRC will be open for general services (check out books & equipment). Printing services will not be available until the test has completed. You can visit OIT student labs for printing services. Here is a list of OIT student Labs.

The computer labs (A, B & C) will be closed tomorrow for testing, 8:30A to 2P. The closing is listed below:

Computer Labs A, B & C
8:30A to 2P
Hesi Exit R1

The LRC will be open for basic services, but not computer use and not for printing. You can go to a OIT students lab if you need printing services (OIT Lab Locations). If you come to the LRC for basic service, you will need to remain quiet during the testing period.

Thursday, The Mens NCAA Championship road to Arlington will begin. the 68 teams were chose and there can be only 1. Below are the West & Midwest regions match-ups for the beginning:

West

1)Arizona v. 16)Weber State 8)Gonzaga v. 9)Oklahoma State 5)Oklahoma v. 12)North Dakota State 4)San Diego State v. 13)New Mexico State

6)Baylor v. 11)Nebraska 3)Creighton v. 14)Louisiana 7)Oregon v. 10)BYU 2)Wisconsin v. 15)American

Midwest

1)Wichita State v. 16)UC-Poly/Texas Southern 8)Kentucky v. 9)Kansas State 5)Saint Louis v. 12)North Carloina State/Xavier 4)Louisville v. 13)Manhattan

6)Massachusetts v. 11)Iowa/Tennessee 3)Duke v. 14)Mercer 7)Texas v. 10)Arizona State 2)Michigan v. 15)Wofford

the games will air on CBS, TBS, TNT, TruTV and Streaming online @ CBS Sports Online. Check your listings for games dates and times.