Des Moines will host first and second round games of the NCAA Tournament in 2023 at Wells Fargo Arena. Drake will serve as host institution. 2023 will mark the third time in seven years that Des Moines will host NCAA games.
After hosting in 2019, Catch Des Moines followed up with the NCAA on how Des Moines did and received no criticism. So keep being the great fans you are and great ambassadors and expect Des Moines to be bestowed with more opportunities!