That's the decision the NCAA made official on Friday, as the NCAA Tournament's headed back to SC for the first time in 15 years.
NCAA officials announced Friday that the 2017 Division I basketball tournament games slated for Greensboro will now take place in SC. South Carolina's legislature did not consider that bill a year ago. The Wolfpack then beat Niagara the next night in a consolation game.
The University of Dayton will not play host to an additional seven games of tournament play this spring.
The NCAA Tournament First/Second Round games, which are scheduled for March 17 and 19, 2017 at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena in downtown Greenville.
On Sept. 12, the NCAA released a statement explaining the decision to relocate several scheduled collegiate sporting events from North Carolina due to its disagreement with the state's House Bill 2, which limits the protection of the LGBT community from discrimination.
- the Division III men's and women's soccer championships to Salem, Virginia. The most discussed portion of the law mandates that transgendered people must use public restrooms that correspond with the gender on their birth certificate.
The Division I women's golf regional will move from Greenville to Athens, Georgia and the Division III men's and women's tennis championships move from Cary to Chattanooga, Tennessee.
2017 Division I Women's Lacrosse Championship, May 26 and 28: Boston (Gillette Stadium; University of Massachusetts, Amherst, host). According to the organization, it looked at various criteria, including potential hosts being required to complete a questionnaire outlining how they will protect participants and spectators from discrimination.