The 81st Annual edition of March Madness is all set to begin next week. No other college sports event has such massive following. Expectations are high from all the teams as the tournament date comes closer. March Madness 2019 involves high stakes and alumni all over the world have their eyes glued and cheer for their team!
It is a 19-day event where 67 matches take place! 68 teams compete here in single-elimination matches. March Madness 2019 will start from the 19th of March. The event will continue until the 8th of April. Here’s a look at how you can watch the games:
Watch March Madness on TV
The easiest way to watch March Madness 2019 is by watching it on TV! The first event Selection Sunday will air on CBS. Following that, the first four games will air on TruTV. Following that, all the games of the 1st and 2nd rounds will air on CBS, TruTV, TNT and TBS.
The South Regional, West Regional and East Regional will air on TBS as well as CBS. The Midwest regional will air only on CBS. The final four and the national championship of March Madness 2019 will also be a CBS-exclusive event.
However, not everyone can watch it on TV. Let us take a closer look at how you can watch the event online.
Watch March Madness Online
Those who want to watch March Madness 2019 online are in luck. There are a lot of options to watch this online.
March Madness website and app
One of the best ways to watch online is to download the March Madness app. This app is available for a large variety of platforms: iOS, Android, Apple TV, Mac and PC, Amazon’s Fire TV, Xbox One, Roku, Amazon Fire Tablets, and Chromecast. It is also available for a few smart TVs.
An Apple Watch variant of the app is also available. Interestingly, Samsung Gear VR and Google Daydream have special apps for March Madness. Another easy way to access these matches is by tuning in to the March Madness website.
other streaming platforms
Apart from the official website and application, you can also watch March Madness 2019 at other places. These include PlayStation Vue, Sling Television, DirecTV Now, Hulu Live TV and YouTube TV. These platforms, however, come for a price. You’ll need to pay a monthly subscription in order to get access to their content.
more march madness
In addition to the official sources and streaming platforms, there are other places where you can head to, to get more resources. March Madness 2019 also has a YouTube channel where highlight clips and game updates are posted regularly. You can keep checking their channel to keep an eye on the updates from the matches.
ESPN Gamecast is another place where you can head to, to get all the latest updates from the matches. Their mashups are excellent! They also provide a real-time update for everything that is happening in the match. It is a good place for those who want stats as well.
Public reactions on March Madness 2019
the CandE Bar upgraded their HD tv’s for March Madness 2019! pic.twitter.com/3IPIn6XXzQ
— the P&J CandE bar (@CandEsBar) March 21, 2019
— Evie Diagostino (@eviediagostino) March 19, 2019
— Thrill-N-The-Ville❗️ (@AdamMonroe77) March 20, 2019
— Jimmy Patronis (@JimmyPatronis) March 20, 2019