clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

2018 NCAA Tournament: Game times, TV schedule, announcer pairings, and more for the First Round

Hope you weren’t planning on being productive this weekend

NCAA Basketball: NCAA Tournament-East Regional-Wisconsin vs Florida Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

Who’s ready to get nothing done this week?

As always, the 2018 NCAA Tournament will tip off on Tuesday night with a First Four doubleheader, followed by another on Wednesday. You can see that schedule here:

But the real fun begins on Thursday when we all watch the last few minutes of the Price is Right then get ready to do nothing but watch basketball for four consecutive days. So far, we know the First Round schedule for Thursday and Friday, as well as the announcer pairings and networks. All games will be available to stream via March Madness live as well.

Once Thursday’s games end, we will know the Second Round schedule for Saturday games. When Friday’s games end, we will know Sunday’s schedule.

Got it? Good. Here’s your complete viewing guide for the first two full days of the NCAA Tournament. Keep it handy and don’t you dare leave your couch for the best four days of the year.

Full NCAA Tournament First Round Schedule: