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2017 NCAA Tournament: Thursday’s TV Schedule, Odds, Live Streaming

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The Madness begins in earnest...

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NCAA Basketball: Green Bay at Wisconsin Mary Langenfeld-USA TODAY Sports

The 2017 NCAA Tournament tips off today with action in Buffalo, Orlando, Milwaukee, and Salt Lake City.

Besides the overall top seed Villanova Wildcats being in action on Thursday, the West’s #1 and #2, Gonzaga and Arizona, will start their Final Four aspirations in Salt Lake City.

Here’s how to watch...

Live Stream: ncaa.com/march-madness-live/watch

CBS Sports App: iOS and Android

Channel Finder: TruTV, TBS & TNT

First Round Schedule: March 16th

Region Game Tip Time (ET) Network Site Odds Commentators
Region Game Tip Time (ET) Network Site Odds Commentators
West (5) Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. (12) Princeton Tigers 12:15p CBS Buffalo ND -6.5 Verne Lundquist / Jim Spanarkel / Allie LaForce
East (5) Virginia Cavaliers vs. (12) UNC Wilmington Seahawks 12:40p truTV Orlando UVA -8 Ian Eagle / Steve Lavin / Evan Washburn
South (4) Butler Bulldogs vs. (13) Winthrop Eagles 1:30p TNT Milwaukee BUT -12 Carter Blackburn / Mike Gminski / Debbie Antonelli / Lisa Byington
West (1) Gonzaga Bulldogs vs. (16) South Dakota State Jackrabbits 2p TBS Salt Lake City Zags -18 Andrew Catalon / Steve Lappas / Jamie Erdahl
West (4) West Virginia Mountaineers vs. (13) Bucknell Bison Approx. 2:45p CBS Buffalo WVU -16.5 Verne Lundquist / Jim Spanarkel / Allie LaForce
East (4) Florida Gators vs. (13) East Tennessee State Buccaneers Approx. 3p truTV Orlando FLA -11.5 Ian Eagle / Steve Lavin / Evan Washburn
South (5) Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. (12) Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders Approx. 4p TNT Milwaukee Minn -1 Carter Blackburn / Mike Gminski / Debbie Antonelli / Lisa Byington
West (8) Northwestern Wildcats vs. (9) Vanderbilt Commodores Approx. 4:30p TBS Salt Lake City Vandy -4 Andrew Catalon / Steve Lappas / Jamie Erdahl
West (6) Maryland Terrapins vs. (11) Xavier Musketeers 6:50p TNT Orlando MD -1.5 Ian Eagle / Steve Lavin / Evan Washburn
East (1) Villanova Wildcats vs. (16) Mt. St. Mary's 7:10p CBS Buffalo Nova -26.5 Verne Lundquist / Jim Spanarkel / Allie LaForce
West (7) St. Mary's Gaels vs. (10) VCU Rams 7:20p truTV Salt Lake City SM -5 Andrew Catalon / Steve Lappas / Jamie Erdahl
Midwest (4) Purdue Boilermakers vs. (13) Vermont Catamounts 7:27p TBS Milwaukee Pur -9 Carter Blackburn / Mike Gminski / Debbie Antonelli / Lisa Byington
West (3) Florida State Seminoles vs. (14) Florida Gulf Coast Eagles Approx. 9:20p TNT Orlando FSU -12 Ian Eagle / Steve Lavin / Evan Washburn
East (8) Wisconsin Badgers vs. (9) Virginia Tech Hokies Approx. 9:40p CBS Buffalo Wisc -4.5 Verne Lundquist / Jim Spanarkel / Allie LaForce
West (2) Arizona Wildcats vs. (15) North Dakota Approx. 9:50p TBS Salt Lake City AZ -16.5 Andrew Catalon / Steve Lappas / Jamie Erdahl
Midwest (5) Iowa State Cyclones vs. (12) Nevada Wolf Pack Approx. 9:57p truTV Milwaukee ISU -6.5 Carter Blackburn / Mike Gminski / Debbie Antonelli / Lisa Byington

Use the comments below as your open thread for today’s Non-Villanova games.