March Madness has arrived and the first day of the 2017 NCAA Tournament ishere.
The opening days are the most intense are there are often several games going on at once. To help you sort through the craziness, we'll provide a schedule of Thursday's games below. But first, we'll tell you how you can view the games.
How to watch or stream NCAA Tournament?
The games will be on CBS, TNT, TBS and truTv for the first two days. The games will also be available to watch online at the official March Madness website. Many of the games, though, willrequire a password through a cable or satellite TV subscription.
Games that will not require a login will be the 24 games being broadcast on CBS. However, these will only be available to watch on phones, tablets and computers. Streaming devices such as Apple TV, Roku or Fire TV will not work.
Games airedon TNT, TBS and truTV will require a login if you plan to stream online.
Thursday's NCAA Tournament schedule
Afternoon March Madness games
12:15, CBS: No. 5Notre Damevs. No. 12 Princeton
12:40, truTV: No. 5Virginiavs. No. 12 UNC Wilmington
1:30, TNT: No. 4Butlervs. No. 13 Winthrop
2:00, TBS:No. 1Gonzagavs. No. 16 South Dakota State
2:45, CBS: No. 4West Virginiavs. No. 13 Bucknell
3:10, truTV: No. 4Floridavs. No. 13 East Tennessee State
4:00, TNT: No. 5Minnesotavs. No. 12 Middle Tennessee
4:30, TBS: No. 8Northwesternvs. No. 9 Vanderbilt
Thursday evening tournament schedule
6:50, TNT:No. 6Marylandvs. No. 11 Xavier
7:10, CBS: No. 1Villanovavs. No. 16 Mount St. Mary’s
7:20, TBS: No. 7 Saint Mary’s vs. No. 10 VCU
7:27, truTV: No. 4Purduevs. No. 13 Vermont
9:20, TNT: No. 3Florida Statevs. No. 14 Florida Gulf Coast
9:40, CBS: No. 8Wisconsinvs. No. 9Virginia Tech
9:50, TBS: No. 2Arizonavs. No. 15North Dakota
9:57, truTV: No. 5Iowa Statevs. No. 12 Nevada