It’s here! The Madness starts now with the first two rounds of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament — the best four days in all of sports.
Who are your upsets today? Oregon is a pretty strong 12-seed — plus, there’s always that 12-5 upset to look for. Will the Cinderella darling emerge in Davidson, Harvard or Montana?
There are 16 games on TV Thursday, March 21 — you can almost literally watch basketball from dawn ’til dusk — so we’re here to help you keep track of the TV schedule. Get your bracket ready, check your local listings and find yourself wishing you had a March Madness set up like this guy.
Thursday’s games (all times Eastern):
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Valparaiso vs. Michigan State, 12 p.m., CBS
Bucknell vs. Butler, 12:30 p.m., TruTV
Wichita St. vs. Pittsburgh, 1:30 p.m., TBS
New Mexico St. vs. St. Louis, 2 p.m., TNT
St. Mary’s vs. Memphis, 2:30 p.m., CBS
Davidson vs. Marquette, 3 p.m., TruTV
Southern vs. Gonzaga, 4 p.m., TBS
Oregon vs. Oklahoma State, 4:30 p.m., TNT
North Carolina A&T vs. Louisville, 6:45 p.m., TBS
South Dakota State vs. Michigan, 7 p.m., CBS
Belmont vs. Arizona, 7:15 p.m., TNT
California vs. UNLV, 7:15 p.m., TruTV
Missouri vs. Colorado State, 9:15 p.m., TBS
Akron vs. Virginia Commonwealth, 9:30 p.m., CBS
Harvard vs. New Mexico, 9:45 p.m., TNT
Montana vs. Syracuse, 9:55 p.m., TruTV