The NCAA's decision to close its basketball tournament to the public is expected to have a negative economic impact in Omaha. Visit Omaha officials say the lack of a crowd at the upcoming games at the CenturyLink Center could mean a loss of five-million-dollars to local businesses including hotels and restaurants. The NCAA announced yesterday that the upcoming basketball tournament will be closed to fans due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.
Visit Omaha Staff Predict Economic Fallout From NCAA Decision
By 24/7 News Source • Mar 12, 2020