By Kristen Johanson

By Kristen Johanson

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Offices may be sparse with employees Friday as three college teams in the Philadelphia area will be playing in the big dance.

Villanova University will take on UNC Asheville at 12:40pm. CAT Student Life will host a party at the Connolly Center for Wildcat fans. Students can enjoy pizza and smoothies as they cheer on their team.

Temple University will square off against Iowa at 3:10pm. The school will host a watch party for students inside Mitten Hall, at Broad and Pillet Walk. Temple alumni will hold their own party at Pagano’s Market in Center City.

And, Saint Joe’s University will play Cincinatti, with tip-off at 9:57pm, in Spokane, Washington.

Fans will flock to the campus student union, known as the Perch to cheer on their Hawks.

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