The 77th annual Men’s Division I NCAA Basketball tournament is scheduled to start on March 17th this season.  The Final Four will be held on April 4th with the Championship Game on April 6th at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, IN.

For the fifth time in its history, the NCAA tournament will feature 68 teams in total. Thirty-two teams will receive an automatic bid for winning their conference tournament. The other 36 teams are awarded at-large berths from the NCAA selection committee.  This committee ranks the entire field from 1 through 68 and splits them up into four separate regions.  Let’s take a look at the 2015 NCAA Tournament schedule.

2015 NCAA Tournament TV Schedule (All times Eastern)

2015 Tournament Schedule
Game Site Date/Time TV
#16 Manhattan vs. #16 Hampton Dayton, OH Tuesday, March 17 6:40 PM truTV
#11 BYU vs. #11 Mississippi Dayton, OH Tuesday, March 17 9:10 PM truTV
#16 North Florida vs. #16 Robert Morris Dayton, OH Wednesday, March 18 6:40 PM truTV
#11 Boise State vs. #11 Dayton Dayton, OH Wednesday, March 18 9:10 PM truTV
#3 Notre Dame vs. #14 Northeastern Pittsburgh, PA Thursday, March 19 12:15 PM CBS
#3 Iowa State vs. #14 UAB Louisville, KY Thursday, March 19 12:40 PM truTV
#3 Baylor vs. #14 Georgia State Jacksonville, FL Thursday, March 19 1:40 PM TBS
#2 Arizona vs. #15 Texas Southern Portland, OR Thursday, March 19 2:10 PM TNT
#6 Butler vs. #11 Texas Pittsburgh, PA Thursday, March 19 2:45 PM CBS
#6 SMU vs. #11 UCLA Louisville, KY Thursday, March 19 3:10 PM truTV
#6 Xavier vs. #11 BYU/Ole Miss Jacksonville, FL Thursday, March 19 4:10 PM TBS
#7 VCU vs. #10 Ohio State Portland, OR Thursday, March 19 4:40 PM TNT
#1 Villanova vs. #16 Lafayette Pittsburgh, PA Thursday, March 19 6:50 PM TBS
#8 Cincinnati vs. #9 Purdue Louisville, KY Thursday, March 19 7:10 PM CBS
#4 North Carolina vs. #13 Harvard Jacksonville, FL Thursday, March 19 7:20 PM TNT
#5 Utah vs. #12 Stephen F. Austin Portland, OR Thursday, March 19 7:27 PM truTV
#8 NC State vs. #9 LSU Pittsburgh, PA Thursday, March 19 9:10 PM TBS
#1 Kentucky vs. #16 Hampton/Manhattan Louisville, KY Thursday, March 19 9:40 PM CBS
#5 Arkansas vs. #12 Wofford Jacksonville, FL Thursday, March 19 9:50 PM TNT
#4 Georgetown vs. #13 Eastern Washington Portland, OR Thursday, March 19 9:57 PM truTV
#2 Kansas vs. #15 New Mexico State Omaha, NE Friday, March 20 12:15 PM CBS
#7 Michigan State vs. #10 Georgia Charlotte, NC Friday, March 20 12:40 PM truTV
#5 Northern Iowa vs. #12 Wyoming Seattle, WA Friday, March 20 1:40 PM TBS
#5 West Virginia vs. #12 Buffalo Columbus, OH Friday, March 20 2:10 PM TNT
#7 Wichita State vs. #10 Indiana Omaha, NE Friday, March 20 2:45 PM CBS
#2 Virginia vs. #15 Belmont Charlotte, NC Friday, March 20 3:10 PM truTV
#4 Louisville vs. #13 UC Irvine Seattle, WA Friday, March 20 4:10 PM TBS
#4 Maryland vs. #13 Valparaiso Columbus, OH Friday, March 20 4:40 PM TNT
#8 Oregon vs. #9 Oklahoma State Omaha, NE Friday, March 20 6:50 PM TBS
#1 Duke vs. #16 North Florida/Robert Morris Charlotte, NC Friday, March 20 7:10 PM CBS
#7 Iowa vs. #10 Davidson Seattle, WA Friday, March 20 7:20 PM TNT
#3 Oklahoma vs. #14 Albany Columbus, OH Friday, March 20 7:27 PM truTV
#1 Wisconsin vs. #16 Coastal Carolina Omaha, NE Friday, March 20 9:10 PM TBS
#8 San Diego State vs. #9 St. John’s Charlotte, NC Friday, March 20 9:40 PM CBS
#2 Gonzaga vs. #15 North Dakota St. Seattle, WA Friday, March 20 9:50 PM TNT
#6 Providence vs. #11 Boise/Dayton Columbus, OH Friday, March 20 9:57 PM truTV

• Midwest Regional

March 26, 28, 2015
Cleveland, OH

• West Regional

March 26, 28, 2015
Los Angeles, CA

• East Regional

March 27, 29, 2015
Syracuse, NY

• South Regional

March 27, 29, 2015
Houston, TX

• National Semifinals

April 4, 2015
Indianapolis, IN

• Championship Game

April 6, 2015
Indianapolis, IN