March Madness is truly here, as the First Four Games have ended and the field of 64 is set. Now it's time to enjoy the amazing stretch of 32 games in two days that only the NCAA Tournament can provide. You might need a clean bracket by the end of Thursday's action, so here is an easy way to get one.
Be sure to grab the updated 2012 Printable NCAA Tournament Bracket before March Madness gets under way.
The No. 7 Notre Dame Fighting Irish are set to take on the No. 10 Xavier Musketeers in the Round of 64, so local hoops will be underway soon enough. Even so, all of the action promises to bring excitement and intrigue as brackets across the country will be validated and undermined in the court of 48 hours.
For more on the 2012 NCAA Tournament bracket, stay with SB Nation's Selection Sunday StoryStream, and stick around SB Nation's NCAA Tournament hub for a complete printable NCAA Tournament bracket and tons of analysis on who was snubbed, who got the best bracket, and who will make it all the way to New Orleans and the Final Four.