Date: Tuesday, March 19, 2019Time: 9:10 p.m. ETTV: truTVLive stream: March Madness Live/fuboTVBRACKET TIPS: KenPom | Play the odds | Cheat sheetNo. 16 North Carolina Central (18-15) vs. No. 16 North Dakota State (18-15)Sure, the winner will get to play another game, but it’s unlikely to come out on the winning side of a matchup with Zion Williamson and No. 1 overall seed Duke.Date: Wednesday, March 20, 2019Time: 6:40 p.m. ETTV: truTVLive stream: March Madness Live/fuboTVNo. 11 Arizona State (22-10) vs. No. 11 St. John’s (21-12)The Sun Devils are the only team to appear in the First Four for the second consecutive year. This game will pit two highly-decorated former college basketball players Bobby Hurley and Chris Mullin against each other. Buffalo awaits the winner. Date: Wednesday, March 20, 2019Time: 9:10 p.m. ETTV: truTVLive stream: March Madness Live/fuboTV The 2019 NCAA Tournament bracket has been released and the first round is fast approaching. But before we get there, a few more games still have to be played.The First Four schedule includes four play-in games — two between 11 seeds and two involving 16 seeds — for the chance to join the rest of the field in the Round of 64. Tuesday features Prairie View A&M vs. Fairleigh Dickinson (6:40 p.m. ET) and Temple vs. Belmont (9:10 p.m. ET). N.C. Central vs. North Dakota State (6:40 p.m. ET) and Arizona State vs. St. John’s (9:10 p.m. ET) play Wednesday. MORE: Watch March Madness games live with fuboTV (7-day free trial)History shows that winning a First Four game could be a sign of good things to come. Since the field expanded to 68 teams in 2011, at least one First Four winner has advanced past the first round each year. Most notably, No. 11 VCU made it all the way to the Final Four in 2011. Syracuse, also an 11-seed, was the lone First Four team to advance out of the first round last year. It wound up falling in the Sweet Sixteen.Here is everything you need to know about the 2019 First Four games, including where to find the truTV television channel and how to live-stream the games online.SN’s BRACKET GUIDES:SOUTH | EAST | WEST | MIDWESTMarch Madness 2019 live scoresVisit the links below for live stats and updates from NCAA Tournament games in progress and information on how to watch March Madness.Live NCAA Tournament scores | Live March Madness bracket | TV scheduleFirst Four TV schedule, live streamThe NCAA Tournament’s First Four games will all be broadcast on truTV, beginning at 6:40 p.m. ET Tuesday and Wednesday. What channel is truTV? We’re glad you asked.For cord cutters and those on the go, the primary outlet for live-streaming 2019 NCAA Tournament games is March Madness Live, the NCAA’s digital platform available on desktop and by downloading the mobile app. That includes the First Four games.You can also stream games live by signing up for fuboTV, which offers a free seven-day trial.MORE: What channel is truTV?Tuesday, March 19MatchupTimeTVFairleigh Dickinson 82, Prairie View A&M 766:40 p.m. ETtruTV/fuboTVBelmont 81, Temple 709:10 p.m. ETtruTV/fuboTVWednesday, March 20MatchupTimeTVNorth Dakota State 78, NC Central 746:40 p.m. ETtruTV/fuboTVArizona State 74, St. John’s 659:10 p.m. ETtruTV/fuboTVMARCH MADNESS: Get your printable NCAA Tournament bracketNo. 16 Prairie View A&M (22-12) vs. No. 16 Fairleigh Dickinson (20-13)The SWAC champions will face the winner of the NEC to kick off the NCAA Tournament. The winner has a date with No. 1 Gonzaga in the West Region. Date: Tuesday, March 19, 2019Time: 6:40 p.m. ETTV: truTVLive stream: March Madness Live/fuboTVNo. 11 Belmont (26-5) vs. No. 11 Temple (23-9)Tuesday’s mini-slate concludes with a pair of teams that ended up on the right side of the bubble going head-to-head for the right to face No. 6 Maryland in the East Region.
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