Sacramento has its own professional NBA team the Sacramento Kings. Sacramento may be a small town for a major team but they love basketball. This love of basketball means they also love college basketball. With no big college team in the area Sacramento often supports Standford but there are lots of fans of other college teams as well in the area. Regardless of what college team you love to watch though these sports bars are the best places in Sacramento to watch you favorite college basketball game.
Cheaters Sports Bar
Cheaters Sports Bar is located at 3221 Folsom Boulevard, Sacramento. Cheaters is a long and narrow bar that is open almost all the time since it opens at 6am and closes at 2am. Here sports are everything. Besides the drinks patrons come here to watch sports. The crowds get a bit loud but not to out of control. It is a fun atmosphere to watch a college basketball game in and it is inexpensive too so it is worth giving it a try.
MVP Sports Grill
If the bar scene is not for you then you have other options. The MVP Sports Grill has two locations in Sacramento. One is located at 2110 L Street, and the other is 1629 Capital Avenue both in Sacramento. The MVP Sports Grill does serve alcohol but it is more of a family pizza place like you would go to for a kids end of the year sports party. If you have family and want to bring them to watch the big game you will be able to at the MVP Sports Grill. They have big screens where you can watch your favorite game including college basketball. Instead of just chugging back a beer you can have a pizza, wings, or more. They have a much better food selection then other sports bars.
Yagers is another location that is family friendly part of the time. At night Yagers becomes more of a bar then a grill. Yagers is located in Old Town Folsom at 727 Traders Lane, Folsom. During the day or early night you can come and watch a game with the family. It is a popular location and always has lots of people eating or watching the game. The crowd here can be young so college sports are popular because many of the patrons are in college. Yagers is by far the best sports bar and grill in Folsom.
These are not the only places that you can go to watch a college basketball game in the Sacramento area but they are the best ones in the Sacramento area. Since there is no major team nearby there are fans of all different college teams. Stanford may have the most fans since it is the closest big school but any fan is welcome at these locations.