Empire State Building to Shine in Honor of NCAA Men’s Basketball Final Four
04/05/2019 Empire State Realty Trust Press Release:
The Empire State Building will celebrate the NCAA Men’s Basketball Final Four on Saturday, April 6, by shining its world-famous tower lights in a rotating display of each of the four participating schools’ colors.
- Orange and Navy Blue for the University of Virginia
- Blue and Orange for Auburn University
- Green and White for Michigan State University
- Black and Red for Texas Tech University
Upon completion of the first game, the lights will sparkle in the winning teams’ colors for 10 minutes, returning to the Final Four rotation. After the end of the second game, the lights will sparkle 10 minutes for the game winner and then rotate in the colors of the two teams who will face off in the National Championship.
On Saturday, April 6, the Final Four will tip off at 6:09 p.m. ET, with the University of Virginia facing Auburn University in the first game. Michigan State University plays Texas Tech University in the second game at 8:49 p.m. ET.