Final Four at Reliant right around the corner

January 18, 2011 5:20:29 PM PST
Our city will be a getting about a $50 million economic boost in April when basketball's Final Four comes to Reliant Stadium. This is gonna be a huge deal. The two semifinal games will be played at Reliant Stadium on Saturday, April 2, and the championship game will be Monday, April 4.

"The good news for fans is that on Friday, the first the practices at reliant will be open to the public and free.

It's a remarkable opportunity to see those teams," said Greg Shaheen, NCAA VP of Championship. "The coaches are great. They're loose and get to interact with the crowd."