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BC-BKC--Selection Sunday

March 13, 2019

Editors --

For your planning purposes, The Associated Press will have the following coverage surrounding the men’s NCAA Tournament announcement on Sunday, March 17 at 6 p.m. (all times EDT). If you have any questions, please contact deputy sports editor Oskar Garcia at ogarcia@ap.org or 215-446-6632.

— BKC--NCAA Tournament. A look at who’s in, who’s out, and what to watch for during the 2019 tournament. UPCOMING: 800 words, photos developing from brackets released by 7 p.m.

— BKC--NCAA Tournament-The Latest. Developing from selection show starting at 6 p.m., as well as preceding games and watch parties.

— Stories on each of the four regions (BKC--NCAA-West Region, East Region, etc.), that highlight the top seeds and preview each region. UPCOMING: 700 words each, photos by 9 p.m.

— BKC--NCAA-Pick Six. Surprises, slam dunks and must-watch players and games. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos by 10 p.m.

— BKC--NCAA-Picking The Bracket. Millions of fans start making their office pool picks. We can help. UPCOMING: 800 words, photos by midnight.

— Capsules on all 68 tournament teams, broken down by region.

— BKC--NIT. UPCOMING: 450 words by 11 p.m. Glances on NCAA, NIT, CIT and CBI tournaments.

— Other stories and agate on merit.

For Monday overnight:

— BKC--NCAA Tournament. A fresh look at the bracket. UPCOMING: 800 words, photos by 3 a.m. Monday.

— BKC--NCAA-Things to Know. A chunky text breakdown of things to watch. UPCOMING: 800 words, photos by 3 a.m.

— Other separates on merit based on the bracket.

PHOTOS

— Photo coverage of select teams reacting to bracket seeding, focusing on higher seeds.

GRAPHICS

— NCAA M Bracket: Men’s team matchups from Selection Sunday through championship game. Results will be updated daily on game days.

— NCAA W Bracket: Women’s team matchups from Selection Monday through championship game. Results will be updated daily on game days.

For the women’s NCAA Tournament announcement on Monday, March 18, we’ll have the following:

— BKW--NCAA Tournament. UPCOMING: 800 words, photos developing from brackets released starting at 7 p.m.

— BKW--NCAA Tournament-Things To Know. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos by 9 p.m.

—Other separates on merit based on the bracket.

Again, if you have any questions, please contact Oskar Garcia at ogarcia@ap.org.

Thanks,

AP Sports