The Final Four is coming back to Atlanta.
The NCAA announced Wednesday that Atlanta was among five cities
awarded the final and semifinals of the men's tournament for the
period from 2012 to 2016. The Georgia Dome will host the 2013
This will be the fourth time the Final Four has been held in
Atlanta. It was played at the old Omni in the 1970s and has twice
been contested at the Georgia Dome, in 2002 and again in 2007.
Also awarded future Final Fours: New Orleans in 2012,
Dallas-Fort Worth in 2014, Indianapolis in 2015 and Houston in
2016. All will be held at domed stadiums.