Coverage will span four networks, CBS, TBS, TNT and truTV with all games also streamed via NCAA March Madness Live.
The first game action begins on Thursday, March 18 with the First Four games being played on TBS and truTV.
The four top seeds in the tournament are Gonzaga, Baylor, Illinois and Michigan with the Bulldogs being officially named the top overall seed. CBS’ games will air Monday, March 29 starting at 7:00 p.m. ET and TBS’ games will air on Tuesday, March 30 beginning at 6:00 p.m. ET.
CBS has the coverage of the Final Four on Saturday, April 3 with the National Championship game set for Monday, April 5 at 9:00 p.m. ET. The pregame coverage for Saturday’s Final Four games will begin at 2:00 p.m. ET with tip off in the first game set for 5:00 p.m. ET.
The pregame, halftime, and postgame shows for all games will come from studios in New York City and Atlanta. The team of Jim Nantz, Grant Hill, Bill Raftery and Tracy Wolfson lead the coverage and will have the call of the Final Four and National Championship games on CBS.