Style Syllabus: What To Wear To Basketball Games

Your brackets are drawn, and your seats (whether in the bleachers or at your college bar) are secured—but, what are you wearing to March Madness? Forget jerseys, those are for the players, and not the kind that you are. You can still show your colors without looking like a second stringer by taking cues from sporty moveable fabrics, bold color palettes, and fun accessories. We've come up with four outfits to wear to basketball games, inspired by four top teams.
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Wear your patriotic red and blue for Kansas with striped riding pants, a loose-fit top, and a fun stack of bangles.  

Above, from left: ModCloth Got it Braid Bag, $54.99, available at ModCloth; Wildfox Triangle Tee, $77, available at Wildfox; Marc by Marc Jacobs High Tide Bangle, $68, available at Nordstrom; See by Chloe Side-Stripe Jersey Pants, $349.70, available at The Outnet.
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Go monochrome with a dash of mischief while rooting for the Duke Blue Devils.    

Above, from left: Underground Blue Leopard Boot, $173, available at Pixie Market; Urban Renewal Cuffed Denim Short, $39, available at Urban Outfitters; Zara Striped T-Shirt, $29.90, available at Zara.
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They might not make actual Ohio buckeye bead necklaces, but these Hawaiin Kukui nuts look pretty similar (and look awesome against a stark white shirt and hot, hot trousers).  

Above, from left: Butter Come to Bed Red Nail Polish, $14, available at Butter; Push Button Red Leather Pants, $310, available at PixieMarket; Modekungen Shirt, $79.53, available at Modekungen; Hawaiian Black Kukui Nut Necklace, $16.95, available at Amazon.  
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Make like a future Florida Gators WAG in a chic pair of high-waisted shorts and a blinged-out phone (hey—you're going to be Tweeting the entire thing, right?).  

Above, from left: Jessica Dance Lapin Necklace, $167.60, available at Kabiri; ASOS Cropped Sweater, $43.03, available at ASOS; 212 Sherri High Waisted Shorts, $50, available at Boutiques; Jagger Edge Studded iPhone Cover, $99, available at Shopbop.