March Madness schedule 2022: Updated bracket, Embry-Riddle Eagles JerseysTV channels for every Sweet 16, Elite Eight game
The opening round of the 2022 NCAA Tournament has given credence to the March Madness moniker.
The first four days of the tournament featured 10 upsets by double-digit seeds, not to mention a victory by 8-seed North Carolina over defending national champion and 1-seed Baylor. Now: How will the next stages of the tournament, the Sweet 16 and Elite Eight, measure up to the opening weekend?
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Plenty of fascinating storylines are left to play out, such as the incredible Sweet 16 run by Michigan, a team that had not won two straight games since early February. Then there's Saint Peter's, whic Kentucky vs. Louisville Rivalry Gear h under Shaheen Holloway has emerged as the Cinderella of the tournament after upsets of 2-seed Kentucky and 7-seed Murray State.
Of course, there's still the possibility 2-seed Duke sends Mike Krzyzewski riding off into the sunset with a sixth NCAA Tournament championship in his final year as a coach. And Pac-12 champion Arizona is still in play to break the conference's national title drought, which dates back to when the Wildcats won it all in 1997.
With that, The Sporting News has everything you need to know to watch it all, including times, dates, scores and more:
March Madness live bracket
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Printable 2022 NCAA Tournament bracket
You can get an updated, printable NCAA Tournament bracket here to fill out. TSN will update the bracket throughout March Madness.
2022 NCAA Tournament schedule, scores
The 2022 March Madness schedule, from the Sweet 16 through the national championship game, will be updated as the NCAA Tournament progresses. You can also follow scores and results with TSN's live March Madness bracket page.
Thursday, March 24
|No. 4 Arkansas 74, No. 1 Gonzaga 68|
|No. 2 Villanova 63, No. 11 Michigan 55|
|No. 2 Duke 78, No. 3 Texas Tech 73|
|No. 5 Houston 72, No. 1 Arizona 60|
Friday, March 25
|No. 15 Saint Peter's 67, No. 3 Purdue 64|
|No. 1 Kansas 66, No. 4 Providence 61|
|No. 8 North Carolina 73, No. 4 UCLA 66|
|No. 10 Miami 70, No. 11 Iowa State 56|
Saturday, March 26
|No. 2 Villanova 50, No. 5 Houston 44|
|No. 2 Duke 78, No. 4 Arkansas 69|
Sunday, March 27
|No. 1 Kansas 76, No. 10 Miami 50||2:20 p.m.||CBS|
|No. 8 North Carolina 69, No. 15 Saint Peter's 49||After Game 1||CBS|
Saturday, April 2
|No. 1 Kansas vs. No. 2 Villanova||6:09 p.m.||TBS, Sling TV|
|No. 2 Duke vs. No. 8 North Carolina||After Game 1||TBS, Sling TV|
Monday, April 4
|Game Texas vs. Oklahoma Rivalry Gear||Time (ET)||TV|
|TBD vs. TBD||9 p.m.||TBS, Sling T Francis Marion University Patriots shirt V|
How to watch, stream March Madness games
The remainder of the NCAA Tournament will air on TBS or CBS. Following the completion of the Elite Eight, TBS will broadcast the Final Four and national championship game:
|Round||TV channel||Live stream|
|Sweet 16||CBS, TBS||NCAA March Madness Live, Sling TV|
|Elite Eight||CBS, TBS||NCAA March Madness Live, Sling TV|
|Final Four||George Mason Patriots Jerseys TBS||NCAA March Madness Live, Sling TV|
|National championship||TBS||NCAA March Mad Fairleigh Dickinson Knights Jerseys ness Live, Sling TV|
Every game in the 2022 NCAA Tournament can be streamed via NCAA March Madness Live; other streaming options include CBS's streaming service, Paramount+, and Sling TV.
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To watch the additional six games broadcast on CBS, you can add a Paramount+ premium subscription for $9.99. Combined with Sling TV, that is the cheapest way to watch every NCAA Tournament game (compared to YouTube TV, fuboTV, Hulu and DirecTV).
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NCAA Tournament sites 2022
Below is a rundown on the sites and locations for the Sweet 16, Elite Eight, Final Four and national championship game (the latter two stages will both be in Evansville Purple Aces shirt New Orleans):
|Sweet 16/Elite Eight||San Antonio (South)||AT&T Center|
|San Francisco (West)||Chase Center|
|Chicago (Midwest)||United Center|
|Philadelphia FSU vs. Miami Rivalry shirt (East)||Wells Fargo Center|
|Final Four||New Orleans||Caesars Superdome|