We're just one step away from the 2011 NCAA Tournament Championship as the Final Four kicks off at Reliant Stadium in Houston on Saturday. Four teams enter the weekend, with one surviving to earn the crown of 2011 NCAA Champion after three weeks of March Madness action. It's a unique Final Four as the No. 11 seed VCU Rams take on the No. 8 seed Butler Bulldogs on one side of the bracket, with the No. 4 seed Kentucky Wildcats and the No. 3 seed Connecticut Huskies squaring off on the other side of the bracket. It all gets started at 3:09 p.m. as Butler and VCU open the 2011 Final Four in Houston.
Throughout the day, we'll be updating the action in our Final Four results StoryStream. From scores and stats to interesting tidbits, we'll track the games so you don't have to. All you have to do is sit back and watch the two games. To get a look at the teams, check out our Final Four StoryStream. There you'll find previews for Kentucky, UConn, Butler and VCU, as well as predictions and the Final Four schedule.
In addition to our own coverage, SB Nation will have a plethora of updates during the games on its NCAA Tournament hub. Check out the VCU vs. Butler live-blog as Mike Prada feverishly types until his hands fall off during the game. You can also find a 2011 NCAA Tournament printable bracket to follow along with the action yourself and update the matchups as they happen.
Check back with our Final Four results StoryStream for more on the games as the Final Four gets going in Houston.