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NCAA March Madness 2018 Complete Schedule, Game Dates, Times & TV Schedule.

In NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament “Elite 8” refers to the final 8 teams which also represents the national quarter finals or the regional finals. Elite eight can also refer to the eight NCAA Division 1 baseball teams that reach the college world series. In Division 1, the Elite Eight consists of two teams each from the four regional championship games separately. The winners advance to the Final Four. In Division 2 the Elite 8 consists of 8 winners of eight Division 2 winners. The Division 2 Elite games are held at one per-determined location. On an average three out of four #1 seeds make it to the Elite 8 each year.

Since the tournament began in 1939, UCLA has the most titles with 11. Kentucky follows with eight national titles while North Carolina has six.


The NCAA or the National Collegiate Athletic Association Men's Basketball Tournament is a single elimination tournament which is played during each spring in the United States, and currently features 68 college basketball teams. The tournament is held to determine the national championship among the major college basketball teams. The first three weeks of March Madness 2018 exceeded all the expectations. Specially the first weekend turned out to be so unpredictable and exciting which happened never before in the history of NCAA Basketball tournament.
After 3 weeks of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament 2018, it is quiet clear that the “Elite 8” group is mostly influenced by the team leading at top seeds. The only teams that have managed to make to the Elite 8 and have never been seeded No. 1 or No. 2 are Notre Dame and Syracuse. On the other hand it also has top seeding team like Kansas that hasn’t lost any match in nearly 2 months. It expected to be another fun weekend for the college basketball fans.

Elite Eight Schedule 2018 Below are March Madness programming schedule and broadcasting information for the Saturday's Elite 8 games going to be held across the South and West brackets as was announced by Turner Sports and CBS Sports.

NCAA March Madness 2018


First Four

Tuesday, March 13
TEAMSTIME (ET)WATCH
(16) LIU-Brooklyn vs. (16) Radford6:40 p.m.truTV | Stream
(11) St. Bonaventure vs. (11) UCLA9:10 p.m.truTV | Stream



Wednesday, March 14
TEAMSTIME (ET)WATCH
(16) NC Central vs. (16) Texas Southern6:40 p.m.truTV | Stream
(11) Arizona State vs. (11) Syracuse9:10 p.m.truTV | Stream



First Round

Thursday, March 15
TEAMSTIME (ET)WATCH
(10) Oklahoma vs. (7) Rhode Island12:15 p.m.CBS | Stream
(14) Wright State vs. (3) Tennessee12:40 p.m.truTV | Stream
(13) UNCG vs. (4) Gonzaga1:30 p.m.TNT | Stream
(16) Penn vs. (1) Kansas2 p.m.TBS | Stream
(15) Iona vs. (2) Duke2:45 p.m.CBS | Stream
(11) Loyola-Chicago vs. (6) Miami (Fla.)3:10 p.m.truTV | Stream
(12) South Dakota State vs. (5) Ohio State4 p.m.TNT | Stream
(9) NC State vs. (8) Seton Hall4:30 p.m.TBS | Stream
(16) LIU-Brooklyn/Radford vs. (1) Villanova6:50 p.m.TNT | Stream
(12) Davidson vs. (5) Kentucky7:10 p.m.CBS | Stream
(11) San Diego State vs. (6) Houston7:20 p.m.TBS | Stream
(14) Stephen F. Austin vs. (3) Texas Tech7:27 p.m.truTV | Stream
(9) Alabama vs. (8) Virginia Tech9:20 p.m.TNT | Stream
(13) Buffalo vs. (4) Arizona9:40 p.m.CBS | Stream
(14) Montana vs. (3) Michigan9:50 p.m.TBS | Stream
(11) St. Bonaventure/UCLA vs. (6) Florida9:57 p.m.truTV | Stream
















Friday, March 16
TEAMSTIME (ET)WATCH
(10) Providence vs. (7) Texas A&M12:15 p.m.CBS | Stream
(15) CSU Fullerton vs. (2) Purdue12:40 p.m.truTV | Stream
(13) Marshall vs. (4) Wichita State1:30 p.m.TNT | Stream
(15) Georgia State vs. (2) Cincinnati 2 p.m.TBS | Stream
(15) Lipscomb vs. (2) UNC2:45 p.m.CBS | Stream
(10) Butler vs. (7) Arkansas3:10 p.m.truTV | Stream
(12) Murray State vs. (5) West Virginia4 p.m.TNT | Stream
(10) Texas vs. (7) Nevada4:30 p.m.TBS | Stream
(9) Kansas State vs. (8) Creighton6:50 p.m.TNT | Stream
(14) Bucknell vs. (3) Michigan State7:10 p.m.CBS | Stream
(16) NC Central/Texas Southern vs. (1) Xavier7:20 p.m.TBS | Stream
(13) Charleston vs. (4) Auburn7:27 p.m.truTV | Stream
(16) UMBC vs. (1) Virginia9:20 p.m.TNT | Stream
(11) Arizona State/Syracuse vs. (6) TCU9:40 p.m.CBS | Stream
(9) Florida State vs. (8) Missouri9:50 p.m.TBS | Stream
(12) New Mexico State vs. (5) Clemson9:57 p.m.truTV | Stream













Second Round

Saturday, March 17
TEAMSTIME (ET)WATCH
TBA vs. TBA12:10 p.m.CBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA2:40 p.m.CBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA5:15 p.m.CBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA6:10 p.m.TNT | Stream
TBA vs. TBA7:10 p.m.TBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA7:45 p.m.CBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA8:40 p.m.TNT | Stream
TBA vs. TBA9:40 p.m.TBS | Stream









Sunday, March 18
TEAMSTIME (ET)WATCH
TBA vs. TBA12:10 p.m.CBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA2:40 p.m.CBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA5:15 p.m.CBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA6:10 p.m.TNT | Stream
TBA vs. TBA7:10 p.m.TBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA7:40 p.m.truTV | Stream
TBA vs. TBA8:40 p.m.TNT | Stream
TBA vs. TBA9:40 p.m.TBS | Stream












Sweet 16


Thursday, March 22
TEAMSTIME (ET)WATCH
TBA vs. TBA7:09 p.m.CBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA7:27 p.m.TBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA9:39 p.m.CBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA9:57 p.m.TBS | Stream








Friday, March 23
TEAMSTIME (ET)WATCH
TBA vs. TBA7:09 p.m.CBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA7:27 p.m.TBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA9:39 p.m.CBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA9:57 p.m.TBS | Stream






Elite Eight

Saturday, March 24
TEAMSTIME (ET)WATCH
TBA vs. TBA6:09 p.m.TBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA8:49 p.m.TBS | Stream



Sunday, March 25
TEAMSTIME (ET)WATCH
TBA vs. TBA2:20 p.m.CBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA5:05 p.m.CBS | Stream



Final Four

Saturday, March 31
TEAMSTIME (ET)WATCH
TBA vs. TBA6:09 p.m.TBS | Stream
TBA vs. TBA8:49 p.m.TBS | Stream



National championship

Monday, April 2
TEAMSTIME (ET)WATCH
TBA vs. TBA9:20 p.m.TBS | Stream


Elite Eight Live Streaming 2018 

All of the above matches can also be seen online through live streaming on CBS’s March Madness Live website and March Madness app for mobile devices and tablets.

It is the first time that CBS pays good-bye to the NCAA Tournament in years with reference to the game coverage part of it as it is not going to broadcast all the matches this year, , on Saturday. It's the first time the NCAA finals will broadcast on TBS which is considered a sort of cable channel.
In addition to these DIRECT TV  has also launched an interactive, on screen bracket app through which the fans can make their picks by just turning to the respective channel 701. Then they can just turn back to channel 702 to check how their predictions turned out to be. And watch DIRECT TV’S mix channel coverage, which will be featuring TNT, TBS and TRUTV all three combined on one screen.

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