March Madness 2015: NCAA Tournament TV schedule tips off with First Four

The 68-team NCAA Tournament field gets pared down to 64 in the “First Four,” played Tuesday and Wednesday, March 17-18, in Dayton, Ohio, and airing on truTV. The NCAA Tournament begins in earnest with the Second Round on Thursday and Friday, March 19-20. CBS, TBS, TNT and truTV combine forces to provide full, live national TV coverage of every tournament game. All games are available live on computers and mobile devices through NCAA March Madness Live.

2015 NCAA Tournament Schedule At A Glance
Selection Sunday 2015 March 15 (CBS)
First Four March 17-18 (truTV)
Second Round March 19-20 (CBS, TBS, TNT & truTV)
Third Round March 21-22 (CBS, TBS, TNT & truTV)
Regionals March 26-29 (CBS & TBS)
Final Four April 4 (TBS, TNT & truTV)
Championship Game April 6 (CBS)

March Madness 2015: NCAA Tournament TV schedule on CBS, TNT, TBS and truTV

All Times Eastern. *=Approximate Time.

Sunday, March 15th
Gm#  Site Time TV Game/Show
6:00pm CBS NCAA Selection Show
1ST ROUND GAMES (First Four)
Tuesday, March 17th
Gm # Game Site Time Net Game/Show
6:00pm truTV Infiniti NCAA Tip-Off
1) Dayton, OH 6:30pm truTV Manhattan vs. Hampton
2) Dayton, OH 9:00pm truTV BYU vs. Ole Miss
11:30pm truTV Inside March Madness (Buick)
Wednesday, March 18th
Gm # Game Site Time Net Game/Show
6:00pm truTV Infiniti NCAA Tip-Off
3) Dayton, OH 6:30pm truTV North Florida vs. Robert Morris
4) Dayton, OH 9:00pm truTV Boise St vs. Dayton
11:30pm truTV Inside March Madness (Buick)
2ND ROUND GAMES (Round of 64)
Thursday, March 19th
Gm # Game Site Time Net Game/Show
11:00am truTV Infiniti NCAA Tip-Off
5) Pittsburgh 12:00pm CBS Notre Dame vs. Northeastern
6) Louisville 12:30pm truTV Iowa St vs. UAB
7) Jacksonville 1:30pm TBS Baylor vs. Georgia State
8) Portland 2:00pm TNT Arizona vs. Texas Southern
9) Pittsburgh 2:30pm CBS Butler vs. Texas
10) Louisville 3:00pm truTV SMU vs. UCLA
11) Jacksonville 4:00pm TBS Xavier vs. Ole Miss
12) Portland 4:30pm TNT VCU vs. Ohio State
*5:30pm truTV Bluegrass Kingdom (KY Doc)
*6:30pm truTV NCAA Press Conferences
13) Pittsburgh 6:45pm TBS Villanova vs. Lafayette
14) Louisville 7:00pm CBS Cincinnati vs. Purdue
7:00pm truTV Infiniti NCAA Tip-Off
15) Jacksonville 7:15pm TNT North Carolina vs. Harvard
16) Portland 7:15pm truTV Utah vs. Stephen F. Austin
17) Pittsburgh 9:15pm TBS N.C. State vs. LSU
18) Louisville 9:30pm CBS Kentucky vs. Hampton
19) Jacksonville 9:45pm TNT Arkansas vs. Wofford
20) Portland 9:55pm truTV Georgetown vs. E. Washington
12:30am truTV Inside March Madness (Buick)
*Approximate
Friday, March 20th
Gm # Game Site Time Net Game/Show
11:00am truTV Infiniti NCAA Tip-Off
21) Omaha 12:00pm CBS Kansas vs. New Mexico State
22) Charlotte 12:30pm truTV Michigan St. vs. Georgia
23) Seattle 1:30pm TBS Northern Iowa vs. Wyoming
24) Columbus 2:00pm TNT West Virginia vs. Buffalo
25) Omaha 2:30pm CBS Wichita St. vs. Indiana
26) Charlotte 3:00pm truTV Virginia vs. Belmont
27) Seattle 4:00pm TBS Louisville vs. UC Irvine
28) Columbus 4:30pm TNT Maryland vs. Valparaiso
*5:30pm truTV Duke ’91 & ’92: Back to Back
*6:30pm truTV NCAA Press Conferences
29) Omaha 6:45pm TBS Oregon vs. Oklahoma State
30) Charlotte 7:00pm CBS Duke vs. N. Florida/Rob. Morris
7:00pm truTV Infiniti NCAA Tip-Off
31) Seattle 7:15pm TNT Iowa vs. Davidson
32) Columbus 7:15pm truTV Oklahoma vs. Albany
33) Omaha 9:15pm TBS Wisconsin vs. Coastal Carolina
34) Charlotte 9:30pm CBS San Diego St. vs. St. Johns
35) Seattle 9:45pm TNT Gonzaga vs. N. Dakota St.
36) Columbus 9:55pm truTV Providence vs. Boise St./Dayton
12:30am truTV Inside March Madness (Buick)
*Approximate
3RD ROUND GAMES (Round of 32)
Saturday, March 21st
Gm # Game Site Time Net Game/Show
37) TBA 12:00pm CBS Teams TBA
38) TBA 2:30pm CBS Teams TBA
39) TBA 5:00pm CBS Teams TBA
5:00pm TNT Infiniti NCAA Tip-Off
40) TBA 6:00pm TNT Teams TBA
41) TBA 7:00pm TBS Teams TBA
42) TBA 7:30pm CBS Teams TBA
43) TBA 8:30pm TNT Teams TBA
44) TBA 9:30pm TBS Teams TBA
12:00am TBS Inside March Madness (Buick)
Sunday, March 22nd
Gm # Game Site Time Net Game/Show
45) TBA 12:00pm CBS Teams TBA
46) TBA 2:30pm CBS Teams TBA
47) TBA 5:00pm CBS Teams TBA
5:00pm TNT Infiniti NCAA Tip-Off
48) TBA 6:00pm TNT Teams TBA
49) TBA 7:00pm TBS Teams TBA
50) TBA 7:30pm truTV Teams TBA
51) TBA 8:30pm TNT Teams TBA
52) TBA 9:30pm TBS Teams TBA
12:00am TBS Inside March Madness (Buick)
REGIONAL SEMIFINALS (Sweet 16)
Thursday, March 26th
Gm # Game Site Time Net Game/Show
6:00pm TBS Infiniti NCAA Tip-Off
53) TBA 7:00pm CBS Teams TBA
54) TBA 7:15pm TBS Teams TBA
55) TBA 9:30pm CBS Teams TBA
56) TBA 9:55pm TBS Teams TBA
12:30am TBS Inside March Madness (Buick)
Friday, March 27th
Gm # Game Site Time Net Game/Show
6:00pm TBS Infiniti NCAA Tip-Off
57) TBA 7:00pm CBS Teams TBA
58) TBA 7:15pm TBS Teams TBA
59) TBA 9:30pm CBS Teams TBA
60) TBA 9:55pm TBS Teams TBA
12:30am TBS Inside March Madness (Buick)
REGIONAL FINALS (Elite 8)
Saturday, March 28th
Gm # Game Site Time Net Game/Show
3:00pm CBS NCAA Division II Champ Game
5:00pm TBS Infiniti NCAA Tip-Off
61) TBA 6:00pm TBS Teams TBA
62) TBA 8:30pm TBS Teams TBA
11:00pm TBS Inside March Madness (Buick)
Sunday, March 29th
Gm # Game Site Time Net Game/Show
1:00pm CBS Road to the Final Four
63) TBA 2:00pm CBS Teams TBA
64) TBA 4:55pm CBS Teams TBA
NATIONAL SEMIFINALS (Final Four)
Saturday, April 4th
Gm # Game Site Time Net Game/Show
1:00pm CBS Reese’s College All-Star Game
3:00pm TBS At the Final Four (Infiniti)
4:00pm TBS The Final Four Show
65) Indianapolis, IN 6:00pm TBS Teams TBA
Indianapolis, IN 6:00pm TNT Teamcast TBA
Indianapolis, IN 6:00pm truTV Teamcast TBA
66) Indianapolis, IN 8:30pm TBS Teams TBA
Indianapolis, IN 8:30pm TNT Teamcast TBA
Indianapolis, IN 8:30pm truTV Teamcast TBA
11:30pm TBS Inside March Madness (Buick)
CHAMPIONSHIP GAME
Monday, April 6th
Gm # Game Site Time Net Game/Show
8:30pm CBS Championship Central
67) Indianapolis, IN 9:00pm CBS Teams TBA
11:30pm CBS Championship Post-Gm Show
12:00am truTV Inside March Madness (Buick)

 

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