College basketball fans, the wait is over. March Madness is back!

*Updated March 18: Teams have been added to the schedule.

Take a look at the March Madness 2019 schedule (below). The NCAA tournament starts with Selection Sunday and then ends with the Final Four and championship game three weeks later.

March Madness 2019 Dates and Schedule:

Selection Sunday

Date: March 17
Where to Watch: CBS | NCAA.com

First Four

Date: March 19-20
Where to Watch: Tru TV | NCAA.com

March 19
No. 16 Fairleigh Dickinson vs. No. 16 Prairie View, 6:40 p.m.
No. 11 Belmont vs. No. 11 Temple, 9:10 p.m. (approx.)

March 20
No. 16 N.C. Central vs. No. 16 North Dakota State, 6:40 p.m.
No. 11 St. John’s vs. No. 11 Arizona State, 9:10 p.m. (approx.)

First Round

Date: March 21-22
Where to Watch: CBS, Tru TV, TNT, TBS | NCAA.com

March 21
No. 4 Florida State vs. No. 13 Vermont, 2 p.m.
No. 5 Marquette vs. No. 12 Murray State, 4:30 p.m. (approx.)
No. 6 Villanova vs. No. 11 Saint Mary’s, 7:20 p.m.
No. 3 Purdue vs. No. 14 Old Dominion, 9:50 p.m. (approx.)
No. 5 Auburn vs. No. 12 New Mexico State, 1:30 p.m.
No. 4 Kansas vs. No. 13 Northeastern, 4 p.m. (approx.)
No. 1 Gonzaga vs.  No. 16 Fairleigh Dickinson/Prairie View, 7:27 p.m.
No. 8 Syracuse vs. No. 9 Baylor, 9:57 p.m. (approx.)
No. 3 LSU vs. No. 14 Yale, 12:40 p.m.
No. 6 Maryland vs. No. 11 Butler/Temple, 3:10 p.m. (approx.)
No. 2 Kentucky vs. No. 15 Abilene Christian, 7:10 p.m.
No. 7 Wofford vs. No. 10 Seton Hall, 9:40 p.m. (approx.)
No. 7 Louisville vs. No. 10 Minnesota, 12:15 p.m.
No. 2 Michigan State vs. No. 15 Bradley, 2:45 p.m. (approx.)
No. 7 Nevada vs. No. 10 Florida, 6:50 p.m.
No. 2 Michigan vs. No. 15 Montana, 9:20 p.m. (approx.)

March 22
No. 8 Oklahoma vs. No. 9 Ole Miss, 12:40 p.m.
No. 1 Virginia vs. No. 16 Gardner-Webb, 3:10 p.m. (approx.)
No. 1 Duke vs. No. 16 N.C. Central/North Dakota State, 7:10 p.m.
No. 8 VCU vs. No. 9 Central Florida, 9:40 p.m. (approx.)
No. 7 Cincinnati vs. No. 10 Iowa, 12:15 p.m.
No. 2 Tennessee vs. No. 15 Colgate, 2:45 p.m. (approx.)
No. 8 Utah State vs. No. 9 Washington, 6:50 p.m.
No. 1 North Carolina vs. No. 16 Iona, 9:20 p.m. (approx.)
No. 3 Texas Tech vs. No. 14 Northern Kentucky, 1:30 p.m.
No.6 Buffalo vs. No. 11 St. John’s/Arizona State, 4 p.m. (approx.)
No. 3 Houston vs. No. 14 Georgia State, 7:20 p.m.
No. 6 Iowa State vs. No. 11 Ohio State, 9:50 p.m. (approx.)
No. 4 Kansas State vs. No. 13 UC Irvine, 2 p.m.
No. 5 Wisconsin vs. No. 12 Oregon, 4:30 p.m. (approx.)
No. 5 Mississippi State vs. No. 12 Liberty, 7:27 p.m.
No. 4 Virginia Tech vs. No. 13 Saint Louis, 9:57 p.m. (approx.)

Second Round

Date: March 23-24
Where to Watch: CBS, Tru TV, TNT, TBS | NCAA.com

March 23
Teams TBD

March 24
Teams TBD

Sweet Sixteen

Date: March 28-29
Where to Watch: CBS, Tru TV, TNT, TBS | NCAA.com

March 28
Teams TBD

March 29
Teams TBD

Elite Eight

Date: March 30-31
Where to Watch: CBS, Tru TV, TNT, TBS | NCAA.com

March 30
Teams TBD

March 31
Teams TBD

Final Four

Date: April 6
Where to Watch: CBS | NCAA.com

April 6
Teams TBD

National Championship

Date: April 8
Where to Watch: CBS | NCAA.com

April 8
Teams TBD

Will you be tuned into March Madness this year? Any bracket predictions thus far? Sound off in the comments below.

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