The Empire State Building in New York City was lit up with the colors of this year’s NCAA championship contenders on Monday.
From 8 a.m. Monday to 2 a.m. Tuesday, the Empire State Building was lit up for the battle of the blues, sporting University of North Carolina blue and Gonzaga blue, according to a news release.
The lights were split, with the North/South sides lit up for North Carolina in Carolina Blue and white and the East/West sides lit up in navy blue and red for Gonzaga.
At the end of the game, the winning team’s colors will “sparkle” for 30 minutes and then remain static for the remainder of the evening.
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The Tar Heels face Gonzaga in the finals at 9:20 p.m. on CBS.