Monday, February 26, 2007

March Madness TV Listings

*** all times pacific; add +3 for eastern; adjust for other time zones ***
*** FSN/FoxCollegeSports games may be regionally aligned. YMMV ***
*** by the law of averages, I am bound to have some incorrect listings ***
*** please double-check with your local listings ***
*** this is a work in progress, it will be updated frequently ***
*** updated March 13, 2007

2008 update!
Just posted, the 2008 March Madness TV listings.

2007 March Madness TV listings
The post below covers the 2007 NCAA March Madness tv listings.

Tuesday March 13, 2007

  • Three classic NCAA upsets on ESPN Classic
  • classic games on CSTV
  • 4pm, NIT game, Utah State at Michigan, ESPN2
  • 430pm, Florida A&M vs Niagara, NCAA Opening Round game from Dayton, Ohio, ESPN
  • 630pm, NIT game, Alabama at UMass, ESPN
  • 10pm, College Gamenight, ESPN

    Wedn March 14, 2007
  • Four classic NCAA upsets on ESPN Classic
  • classic games on CSTV as well
  • 4pm NIT games on both ESPN (South Alabama at Syracuse) and ESPN2 (Fresno State at Georgia)
  • 8pm, NIT game, Austin Peay at Air Force, ESPN2

    NCAA Tourney CBS TV schedule
  • Detailed schedule with tip-off times and announcer teams
  • Easier to read, less detailed CBS schedule
  • General CBS Sports tv schedule
  • To find out which games will be shown in your area, check the website of your local CBS affiliate.
  • New this year: Two NCAA games will be shown on CSTV as follows:
    * Thursday 2pm PT/5pm ET: Vandy vs George Washington
    * Friday 9am PT/noon ET: Albany vs Virginia (upset alert!!!)

  • more coming soon...

    Daylight Saving Time Alert!: The time change will happen earlier this year, namely at 1:59:59am on March 11 the clocks will spring forward to 3am. Because of this some of the TV listings you may find online are one hour behind for listings on March 11 and later. My TV listings are adjusted for DST. So please keep this in mind if you are looking at TV listings before March 11...

    ESPN News Alert!: All ESPN family of networks games (80+ games) of Championship week, March 1 through March 11 will be broadcast for free online at Thanks to ESPN for making all these exciting games available to fans on the net for free! Thank you ESPN :-)

    NCAA Tournament available free online!: The NCAA tourney will be available for free online (just like last year). Details at

    Selection Sunday, Sunday March 11, 2007
  • 9am, Road to the Final Four (1 hour), CBS
  • 2pm, Bracketology (1 hour), ESPN.
  • 230pm, Crystal Ball (30 minutes), CSTV
  • 3pm, Brackets Revealed on CBS (1 hour)
  • 3pm, Sportscenter with bracket updates as they are revealed, ESPN
  • 4pm, Bracketology (2 hours) - analyzing the brackets, ESPN.
  • 4pm, March Madness Bracket Breakdown (1 hour) on CSTV.
  • 6pm, NIT Selection Show (30 min), brand new this year! on ESPN2.
  • 630pm, ESPN2 changed their upcoming listings from SportsCenterU (ESPNU's version of Sportscenter) (90 min) on ESPN2 to Bracketology. Not sure at this moment if this is a different Bracketology show than the one shown on ESPN earlier on. The ESPN version will be two years long.

    Championship Week, March 1-11 2007
    Tuesday February 27
  • 11pm, MVC Tournament Preview, Fox College Sports

    Thursday March 1
  • 10am, 12pm, 6pm, 8pm, four CIAA Quarterfinals on ESPN Classic

    Friday March 2
  • 3pm, 530pm, two CAA round one games, ESPN Full Court
  • 4pm, and 8pm, CIAA Semifinals, ESPN Classic
  • 730pm, 930pm, two MAAC Round 1 games, Iona vs Rider, Canisius vs St. Peters, FSN/FoxCollegeSports

    Saturday March 3
  • 9am, Classic game, the 1985 NCAA final, Georgetown vs Vilanova, CSTV
  • 11am, Big South final, VMI vs Winthrop, ESPN2.
  • 1230pm, 130pm, 430pm/1230am, 7pm, MAAC quarterfinals, Siena vs Manhattan, Marist vs Canisius/StPeters, Niagara vs Iona/Rider, and Fairfield vs Loyola Maryland, FSN/FoxCollegeSports
  • 1pm, Atlantic Sun final, ESPN2.
  • 3pm, Southern final, Davidson vs ApplSt/CoCharleston, ESPN2
  • 5pm, Ohio Valley conference final, ESPN2
  • 5pm CIAA final, ESPN Classic

    Sunday March 4, 2007
  • 9am, 11am, America East semifinals, ESPN Full Court
  • 11am, Missouri Valley final, CBS
  • 1230pm, 5am, Sunshine State final, a division 2 conference in Florida, FoxCollegeSports.
  • 1230pm, 230pm, CAA semifinals, ESPN Full Court
  • 3pm, 530pm, MAAC semifinals, FoxCollegeSports
  • 630pm, 830pm, WCC semifinals, Gonzaga vs TBD, then Santa Clara vs TBD, ESPN2

    Monday March 5, 2007
  • 4pm, Colonial (CAA) final, ESPN
  • 430pm, 7pm, SunBelt semifinals, ESPN Full Court
  • 6pm, WCC final, ESPN
  • 6pm, MAAC final, ESPN2

    Tuesday March 6, 2007
  • 4pm, Midcontinent final, Oakland vs Oral Roberts, Oral Roberts gets an automatic NIT bid if they lose this game. ESPN
  • 6pm, Horizon final, Wright State vs Butler, Wright State gets an automatic NIT bid if they lose this game. ESPN
  • 6pm, Sunbelt final, North Texas at Arkansas State, ESPN2. The winner will be a candidate to play the NCAA Opening round game next Tuesday. ESPN2

    Wedn March 7, 2007
  • 9am, 11am, 4pm, 6pm, Big East Round 1 games, ESPN.
    * 9am #9 Villanova vs #8 DePaul
    * 11am (1120am really) #12 UConn (wow! they was #1 last year) vs #5 Syracuse
    * 4pm #10 Providence vs #7 West Virginia
    * 6pm (620pm really) #11 St Johns vs #6 Marquette
  • 4pm, NEC final, #2 Sacred Heart vs #1 Central Connecticut State, ESPN2. If Central Conn St loses, they have an automatic NIT bid.
  • 6pm, Big Sky final Weber State/Portland State vs NAU/Montana, ESPN2. If Weber State loses they have a guaranteed NIT bid.
  • 6pm, 830pm, Pac-10 first round games, FSN/FoxCollegeSports
    * 6pm, #8 California vs #9 Oregon
    * 8pm (820pm really) #7 Washington vs #10 Arizona State

    Thur March 8, 2007
  • 9am, 11am, 4pm, 6pm, Big East quarterfinals, ESPN
  • 9am, 11am, 130pm, Big 10 first round, ESPN2
  • 10am, 1230pm, 4pm, 630pm, and overnight repeats, Conference USA quarterfinals, CSTV
  • 12pm, 230pm, 6pm, 830pm, Pac 10 quarterfinals, FSN/FoxCollegeSports
  • 4pm, ACC Round 1 Game 3, ESPN2
  • 6pm, Big 12 Round 1 game, ESPN2
  • this is probably the craziest day of all of championship week with dozens of games on TV
  • ESPN Full Court Games
    * 9am, 11am, 6pm, ACC Round 1, Games 1, 2 and 4
    * 9am, 11am, 4pm, MAC quarterfinals
    * 930am, 12pm, 4pm, Big 12 Round 1 games
    * 10am, 1215pm, 430pm, 645pm, SEC Round 1 games
    * 11am, 130pm, 5pm, 730pm, WAC quarterfinals

    Fri March 9, 2007
  • 9am, 11am, Big 10 quarterfinals one and two, ESPN
  • 9am, 11am, 4pm, 6pm, ACC quarterfinals, ESPN2
  • 130pm, Patriot final, ESPN2
  • 4pm, 6pm, Big East semifinals, ESPN
  • 4pm, 630pm, Conference USA semifinals, CSTV
  • 6pm, 830pm, Pac-10 semifinals, FSN/FoxCollegeSports
  • 6pm, 830pm, Mountain West semifinals, CSTV

    Sat March 10, 2007
  • 830am, Conference USA final, CBS
  • 9am, America East final, ESPN2
  • 1030am, 1230pm, ACC semifinals, ESPN
  • 1040am, 1250pm, Big 10 semifinals, CBS
  • 11am, 1pm, Big 12 semifinals, ESPN2
  • 3pm, Pac-10 final, CBS
  • 3pm, Atlantic-10 (14 really) final, ESPN
  • 3pm, MEAC final, ESPN Classic
  • 4pm, MAC final, ESPN2
  • 4pm, Mountain West final, Versus (formerly OLN)
  • 6pm, 12am, Big East final, ESPN (a rare (these days) game repeat on ESPN)
  • 6pm, WAC final, ESPN2
  • 8pm, Big West final, ESPN2

    Sunday March 11, 2007, Selection Sunday
  • see on top of the post for Selection Sunday shows
    *** updated to reflect early DST change ***
  • 10am, SEC final, CBS
  • 10am, ACC final, ESPN
  • 11am, Southland final, ESPN2
  • 12pm, Big 12 final, ESPN
  • 1230pm, Big 10 final, CBS

    Monday March 12, 2007
  • Four classic NCAA upsets on ESPN Classic

    The 2007 NCAA Tourney!
  • The games will be on CBS (except for the opening round game on ESPN). Some games may be available in HD (high def)
  • DirecTV (subscription satellite service) and NCAA sports (free online) have access to every single game played
  • Opening round game in Dayton Ohio: Tuesday March 13, 630pm on ESPN
  • Round 1, Thursday and Friday March 15, and 16
  • Round 2, Saturday and Sunday March 17, and 18
  • Sweet 16, Thursday and Friday March 22, and 23
  • Elite 8, Saturday and Sunday March 24, and 25
  • Final Four, Saturday March 31
  • The Final, Monday April 2

    The 2007 NIT Tourney!
    A preliminary NIT schedule can be found at the official NIT website

    *** all times pacific; add +3 for eastern; adjust for other time zones ***

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