NCAA College Basketball Tournament

How to Watch Thursday’s Round 1, Day 1 Matches

Key match-ups for the NCAA College Basketball tournament today include several power five conferences across the annual television networks of CBS, TBS, TNT and truTV. High seeded teams to watch include the #2 Michigan State Spartans vs. #15 Bradley Braves, #2 Kentucky Wildcats vs. Abilene Christian Wildcats, #2 Michigan Wolverines vs. Montana Grizzlies and #1 Gonzaga Bulldogs.

NCAA Tournament Highlight:

The Florida Gators vs. Nevada Wolf Pack

Florida owns a far worse record than Nevada with 15 losses compared to the Wolf Pack’s four. But the Gators’ strength of schedule is superior. The Southeastern Conference squad faced the 22nd most difficult schedule in the nation. Nevada’s schedule ranked 111th, and its conference foes in the Mountain West pale in comparison to those in the mighty SEC.

12:15pm #10 Minnesota vs. #7 Louisville NCAAB CBS
12:40pm #14 Yale vs. #3 LSU NCAAB truTV
1:30pm #12 New Mexico State vs. #5 Auburn NCAAB TNT
2:00pm #13 Vermont vs. #4 FSU NCAAB TBS
2:45pm #15 Bradley vs. #2 Michigan State NCAAB CBS
3:10pm TBD vs. #6 Marlyand NCAAB truTV
4:00pm #13 Northeastern vs. #4 Kansas NCAAB TNT
4:30pm #12 Murray State vs. #5 Marquette NCAAB TBS
6:50pm #10 Florida vs. #7 Nevada NCAAB TNT
7:10pm #10 Abilene Christian vs. #2 Kentucky NCAAB CBS
7:20pm #11 Saint Mary’s vs. #6 Villanova NCAAB TBS
7:27pm TBD vs. #1 Gonzaga NCAAB truTV
9:20pm #15 Montana vs. #2 Michigan NCAAB TNT
9:40pm #10 Seton Hall vs. #7 Wofford NCAAB CBS
9:50pm #14 Old Dominion vs. #3 Purdue NCAAB TBS
9:57pm #9 Baylor vs. #8 Syracuse NCAAB truTV