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Breaking: Decision Made On NCAA Tournament 'First Four' Games

NCAA Tournament First Four college basketball games in Dayton

DAYTON, OH - MARCH 15: Rashaun Madison #3 of the North Carolina Central Eagles dribbles the ball in the first half against the UC Davis Aggies during the First Four game in the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at UD Arena on March 15, 2017 in Dayton, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

At least part of the 2020 NCAA Tournament will apparently be played without a significant number of fans in attendance.

The Governor of Ohio announced on Wednesday afternoon that there will soon be an order prohibiting spectators for mass gatherings in the state. This includes next Tuesday and Wednesday's "First Four" NCAA Tournament games in Dayton, Ohio.

Dayton, Ohio has been the host of the "First Four" NCAA Tournament games since its inception. As of now, the games will go on as scheduled. There will be no fans in the stands, though.

Cleveland, Ohio is also set to host first and second round NCAA Tournament games on March 20 and March 22. It appears those games will be played without fans, too.

The NCAA has yet to announce an official statement on the First Four games. It's possible they could be moved to another location at this point, though that seems unlikely.

The NCAA Tournament "First Four" games are set for March 17 and March 18. The games air on truTV. It will be an interesting spectacle to watch if they go on without fans in the stands.