NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Tournament is back and you know what that means, March Madness! Yes, the single-elimination tournament is back and the 68 teams you know and love will be facing off again this year. If you want to be prepared this year then you’re going to need the free Official 2017 March Madness Bracket Template.

This template is a simple PDF file that you can print to track your favorite teams as they make their way to victory. No fancy applications to distract you, just good-old-fashioned pen and paper to write down your teams and the winners of each match. No muss, no fuss. If you’re ready to get in on March Madness 2017, then download the free template today.

Using the Official 2017 March Madness Bracket Template

You can download the free template by clicking the link at the bottom of this page.

Next, enter all the college basketball teams that are scheduled to compete according to their division and ranking. Schedules should be available on the NCAA website.

Now that you have the teams ready, go ahead and print the sheet by selecting “File” the “Print” at the top of your screen.

With all the teams entered, all you have to do is sit back and watch each game unfold. As teams get eliminated, you will advance the winning team to the next line of the template.

When you get down to the Final Four, you will be able to list them in the gray section at the top of the page. You can see the dates for the Final Four matches and the National Championship in the spaces given.

The last two teams will be placed at the center of the page with the championship team going in the center space!

When you finish you can hang this on your wall, knowing you’re the ultimate March Madness fan!

Download: Official 2017 March Madness Bracket Template