March Madness: How to Watch the Men’s First Round on Roku, Fire TV, Apple TV & More on March 18

March Madness continues after an exciting First Four round, where four teams played their way into the 2022 NCAA Division 1 Men’s Basketball Tournament. The remaining 64 teams look to cement their place in the eternal lore of college basketball by advancing to the Round of 32.

32 games will take place over the next 48 hours and brackets will be busted as upsets occur. Cord cutters can find out how to watch all of the First Round drama unfold on the hardwood below.

Schedule

Thursday, March 17

GameTime (ET)ChannelCityVenue
No. 6 Colorado State 63 vs. No. 11 Michigan 7512:15 p.m.CBSIndianapolis, IndianaGainbridge Fieldhouse
No. 4 Providence 66 vs. No. 13 South Dakota State 5712:40 p.m.truTVBuffalo, New YorkKeyBank Center
No. 8 Boise State 53 vs. No. 9 Memphis 641:45 p.m.TNTPortland, OregonModa Center
No. 1 Baylor 85 vs. No. 16 Norfolk State 492 p.m.TBSFort Worth, TexasDickies Arena
No. 3 Tennessee 88 vs. No. 14 Longwood 562:45 p.m.CBSIndianapolis, IndianaGainbridge Fieldhouse
No. 5 Iowa 63 vs. No. 12 Richmond 673:10 p.m.truTVBuffalo, New YorkKeyBank Center
No. 1 Gonzaga 93 vs. No. 16 Georgia State 724:15 p.m.TNTPortland, OregonModa Center
No. 8 North Carolina 95 vs. No. 9 Marquette 634:30 p.m.TBSFort Worth, TexasDickies Arena
No. 5 UConn 63 vs. No. 12 New Mexico State 706:50 p.m.TNTBuffalo, New YorkKeyBank Center
No. 2 Kentucky 79 vs. No. 15 Saint Peter’s 857:10 p.m.CBSIndianapolis, IndianaGainbridge Fieldhouse
No. 5 Saint Mary’s (CA) 82 vs. No. 12 Indiana 537:20 p.m.TBSPortland, OregonModa Center
No. 8 San Diego State 69 vs. No. 9 Creighton 727:27 p.m.truTVFort Worth, TexasDickies Arena
No. 4 Arkansas 75 vs. No. 13 Vermont 719:20 p.m.TNTBuffalo, New YorkKeyBank Center
No. 7 Murray State 92 vs. No. 10 San Francisco 879:40 p.m.CBSIndianapolis, IndianaGainbridge Fieldhouse
No. 4 UCLA 57 vs. No. 13 Akron 539:50 p.m.TBSPortland, OregonModa Center
No. 1 Kansas 83 vs. No. 16 Texas Southern 569:57 p.m.truTVFort Worth, TexasDickies Arena

Friday, March 18

GameTimeChannelCityVenue
No. 7 Ohio State vs. No. 10 Loyola Chicago12:15 p.m.CBSPittsburgh, PennsylvaniaPPG Paints Arena
No. 2 Auburn vs. No. 15 Jacksonville State12:40 p.m.truTVGreenville, South CarolinaBon Secours Wellness Arena
No. 3 Texas Tech vs. No. 14 Montana State1:45 p.m.TNTSan Diego, CaliforniaViejas Arena
No. 3 Purdue vs. No. 14 Yale2 p.m.TBSMilwaukee, WisconsinFiserv Forum
No. 2 Villanova vs. No. 15 Delaware2:45 p.m.CBSPittsburgh, PennsylvaniaPPG Paints Arena
No. 7 Southern California vs. No. 10 Miami (Fla.)3:10 p.m.truTVGreenville, South CarolinaBon Secours Wellness Arena
No. 6 Alabama vs. No. 11 Notre Dame4:15 p.m.TNTSan Diego, CaliforniaViejas Arena
No. 6 Texas vs. No. 11 Virginia Tech4:30 p.m.TBSMilwaukee, WisconsinFiserv Forum
No. 4 Illinois vs. No. 13 Chattanooga6:50 p.m.TNTPittsburgh, PennsylvaniaPPG Paints Arena
No. 2 Duke vs. Cal State Fullerton7:10 p.m.CBSGreenville, South CarolinaBon Secours Wellness Arena
No. 6 LSU vs. No. 11 Iowa State7:20 p.m.TBSMilwaukee, WisconsinFiserv Forum
No. 1 Arizona vs. No. 16 Wright State7:27 p.m.truTVSan Diego, CaliforniaViejas Arena
No. 5 Houston vs. No. 12 UAB9:20 p.m.TNTPittsburgh, PennsylvaniaPPG Paints Arena
No. 7 Michigan State vs. No. 10 Davidson9:40 p.m.CBSGreenville, South CarolinaBon Secours Wellness Arena
No. 3 Wisconsin vs. No. 14 Colgate9:50 p.m.TBSMilwaukee, WisconsinFiserv Forum
No. 8 Seton Hall vs. No. 9 TCU9:57 p.m.truTVSan Diego, CaliforniaViejas Arena

How to Watch

Cord cutters have a few different options to watch the drama unfold and Cinderella stories get told throughout March Madness.

AntennaWeb is a great tool you can use to find out which affiliate in your area will broadcast games on your local CBS.

Paramount+: All CBS games will be available live to Paramount+ Premium subscribers for $9.99/month or $99.99/year. When combined with a Sling Blue subscription, this is the cheapest option for watching all March Madness games.

Subscribers to live TV streaming services can check out our chart below to see if your service will be streaming March Madness games.

Starting PriceCBSTBSTNTtruTV
Sling Blue$35.00
Hulu + Live TV$69.99
fubo TV$64.99
DIRECTV STREAM$69.99
YouTube TV$64.99