The city of St. Louis will play host to first and second-round NCAA Tournament games this year. Eight teams will open play at the Dome on Thursday including the top-seed in the Midwest Kansas. The Jayhawks will take on 16th-seeded Holy Cross in the first round. The East’s fourth seed, Kentucky, will also play in St. Louis. They will take on 13th-seed Valparaiso who won the Mid-Continent Conference. All first-round games in St. Louis will be played on Thursday and second-round games will be on Saturday.