It’s March Madness Time! Which Celebs Are Big College Basketball Fans?

This month not only marks the beginning of spring and Women’s History Month… it’s March Madness season! Even if you’re not a devoted sports fan, you’re probably aware that the NCAA men’s basketball tournament is in full swing at the moment. Maybe you’ve even filled out a bracket and are staying up-to-date on all the action.

You wouldn’t be the only one. Many celebrities are massive college basketball fans, and even if the teams they personally root for haven’t made it this far, they’ve been known to show their love, be it courtside or on social media.

Who are some of the famous faces that can’t get enough college basketball?

Nick Lachey has been a vocal fan of the Cincinnati Bearcats. He even posted on Instagram this week to show his support!

Actress Ashley Judd attended college in Kentucky and has been known to seriously show up for the Wildcats!

Actor Ken Jeong is a Duke alum who still roots for his alma mater today! “Once you’re bit by the Blue Devil, you’re a Dukie for life,” he told the Washington Post.

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You can count on former President Barack Obama to get in on the March Madness craze. He even shared his bracket with his followers!

North Carolina’s Brooklyn Decker has expressed her diehard fandom for UNC basketball. Even her bulldog got involved.

Julia Louis Dreyfus is all about the Northwestern Wildcats!

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3 Cats. #gocatsgo @nu_sports

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Are you keeping up with March Madness this year, Real fam?


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