The NCAA Tournament will be revealed on Selection Sunday, which will take place on Sunday, Match 12, at 6 p.m. ET, and will air on CBS. Like usual, this year’s tournament will feature 68 teams in the nearly three-week long tournament.
Thirty-two teams will punch their ticket to the Tournament via automatic bids, while the rest will receive at-large bids from the NCAA Men’s Basketball Committee.
This year’s tournament will get started with the First Four games on March 14 and 15, with the first round starting the next day. Every game of this year’s tournament will be available on CBS, TBS, TNT and truTV. The Final Four will start on Saturday, April 1 at NRG Stadium in Houston, with the Championship game being played two days later on Monday, April 3.
Houston enters the tournament as the favorite to win it all at +550 on DraftKings Sportsbook. Alabama (+800), Kansas (+800), UCLA (+900) and Purdue (+1100) round out the top five.