The field is set, the brackets are filled out, and March Madness is finally upon us! The tournament will air on several networks, but here is the schedule for games airing on KPIX 5…
Finally, the moment we have all been waiting for, March Madness! A time were everyone will be putting all their attention into college basketball as the 1st round of the NCAA tournament kicks off Thursday March 21st.
Saint Mary’s (27-6) isn’t complaining about traveling for the opening round of the NCAA Tournament. They’re just glad to get away from rival Gonzaga, which was No. 1 in the final AP college basketball poll on Monday and got the top seed in the West Regional. Saint Mary’s lost to the Zags three times during the season, including the conference tournament.
South Florida introduced the NCAA tournament to the Big East’s nastiest defense Wednesday night, putting more than just a chill into a California team that had never seen anything like it.
CBS won’t telecast either the Cal 1st round or St. Mary’s 2nd round game in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament this week, but here’s the information on where you can watch these two Bay Area teams.
The Cal Bears had to sweat out Selection Sunday, after failing to win the PAC-12’s automatic bid.
With an automatic bid to the NCAA tournament already assured, Saint Mary’s could remain relaxed even as 62 teams were called ahead of them in the 68-team field.
The Cal Bears were ranked No. 35 in the latest RPI rankings released Monday, making them the highest-ranked men’s basketball team from the Pac-12 conference.
In the NCAA Men’s Basketball championship game Monday night, Butler shot a record low 19% from the floor in a 53-41 loss to Connecticut.