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NCAA Tournament First Round TV Schedule & Open Thread | Friday Games

It's time to see how the other half of the bracket lives

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NCAA Tournament First Round TV Schedule

Friday, March 18 (all times Central)

Afternoon Games

11:15 a.m., CBS (Brian AndersonSteve Smith, Dana Jacobson)
No. 7 Dayton vs. No. 10 Syracuse

11:40 a.m., truTV (Verne Lundquist, Jim Spanarkel, Allie LaForce)
No. 2 Villanova vs. No. 15 UNC Asheville

12:30 p.m., TNT (Carter Blackburn, Mike Gminski, Jaime Maggio)
No. 7 Oregon State vs. No. 10 VCU

1:00 p.m., TBS (Spero Dedes, Doug Gottlieb, Ros Gold-Onwude)
No. 4 California vs. No. 13 Hawai'i

1:45 p.m., CBS (Brian Anderson, Steve Smith, Dana Jacobson)
No. 2 Michigan State vs. No. 15 Middle Tennessee State

2:10 p.m., truTV (Verne Lundquist, Jim Spanarkel, Allie LaForce)
No. 7 Iowa vs. No. 10 Temple

3:00 p.m., TNT (Carter Blackburn, Mike Gminski, Jaime Maggio)
No. 2 Oklahoma vs. No. 15 Cal State Bakersfield

3:30 p.m., TBS (Spero Dedes, Doug Gottlieb, Ros Gold-Onwude)
No. 5 Maryland vs. No. 12 South Dakota State

Evening Games

5:50 p.m., TNT (Brian Anderson, Steve Smith, Dana Jacobson)
No. 7 Wisconsin vs. No. 10 Pittsburgh

6:10 p.m., CBS (Verne Lundquist, Jim Spanarkel, Allie LaForce)
No. 3 West Virginia vs. No. 14 Stephen F. Austin

6:20 p.m., TBS (Carter Blackburn, Mike Gminski, Jaime Maggio)
No. 3 Texas A&M vs. No. 14 Green Bay

6:27 p.m., truTV (Spiro Dedes, Doug Gottlieb, Ros Gold-Onwude)
No. 1 Oregon vs. No. 16 Holy Cross

8:20 p.m., TNT (Brian Anderson, Steve Smith, Dana Jacobson)
No. 2 Xavier vs. No. 15 Weber State

8:40 p.m., CBS (Verne Lundquist, Jim Spanarkel, Allie LaForce)
No. 6 Notre Dame vs. No. 11 Michigan

8:50 p.m., TBS (Carter Blackburn, Mike Gminski, Jaime Maggio)
No. 6 Texas vs. No. 11 Northern Iowa

8:57 p.m., truTV (Spiro Dedes, Doug Gottlieb, Ros Gold-Onwude)
No. 8 Saint Joseph's vs. No. 9 Cincinnati