8 Big Sporting Events
Don’t miss three college men’s basketball tournaments, USA Sevens Rugby, Major League Baseball and the biggest event to hit town, NASCAR, at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
West Coast Conference Basket
ball Championships heads to the Orleans Arena March 2-7. The Gonzaga Bulldogs try to defend their championship title. The USA Sevens Rugby Tournament takes over Sam Boyd Stadium March 3-5 with a three- day tournament, the only HSBC Sevens World Series stop in North America. Fans will see 16 national teams play 44 matches during the competition that earns teams points in the Sevens World Series standings.
The 2017 Pac-12 Men’s Basketball
Tournament comes to T-Mobile Arena for the first time March 8-11. See if the Oregon Ducks can defend their 2016 championship. The Western Athletic Conference brings its tournament to the Orleans Arena March 8-11. Cal State Bakersfield knocked off New Mexico State in 2016. Rubbin’ is racin’ at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway when the 2017
NASCAR Weekend returns March 10-12. The event weekend includes the Kobalt 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, the Boyd Gaming 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series race and Stratosphere Pole Day. NASCAR’s 2016 champion Jimmie Johnson, hometown favorites Kyle and Kurt Busch, Joey Lagano and more are expected to compete. Las Vegas continues its tradition of big fights when Ring of Honor wrestling heads to Sam’s Town on March 10-11. Monster Jam World Finals XVIII takes over Sam Boyd Stadium March 23-25 with the top 32 monster trucks in the world competing for the coveted titles of Racing World Champion and Freestyle World Champion.
Big League Weekend returns to Las Vegas March 25-26 with World Series champions the Chicago Cubs taking on the Cincinnati Reds at Cashman Field. This marks the Cubs’ 13th appearance in Las Vegas during spring training.
USA Sevens Rugby tournament
USA Sevens Rugby