Fans gear up for NCAA basketball tournament

It's that time of year again: the NCAA basketball tournament is underway!

The tournament started Thursday at noon.

Between Thursday and Friday 64 teams start the three-week basketball championship run.

Fans we spoke to tell us they're excited for the tournament.

"Oh I absolutely love the tournament and am a huge basketball fan. I love the state of Michigan, The University of Michigan. I going to watch the play and hopefully they will go all the way," said fan Cody Owen.

The University of Michigan plays Friday in Indianapolis.