NEWARK - Two NCAA Men's Basketball East regional semifinal games will be played at the Prudential Center in Newark tonight.

North Carolina plays Marquette at 7:15 p.m. and Ohio State will take on Kentucky at 9:45 p.m. Doors at "The Rock" open at 5:45 p.m.

Newark officials say there will be extra police officers on hand to watch over the festivities at the Prudential Center and the city's sports bars.

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