March Madness 2023: Don't Miss the Sweet 16 College Basketball Tournament Games

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Hopefully your bracket hasn't totally fallen apart yet, but if it has, that's okay. With Alabama and Houston currently tied for first place, March Madness 2023 is in full swing. If you've missed a few games and now you want to catch the rest of the college basketball games this month, you still can. There's a lot to follow, but we'll keep it easy by telling you where to watch each and every single game. Scroll down to see the current NCAA 2023 March Madness schedule.

What you need to watch 2023 March Madness:

This month, a total of 68 teams are playing 67 games throughout the entire country. Both men's college basketball teams and women's college basketball teams will face off during the NCAA tournament.

The men's bracket has been released, and we can tell you how to watch the Sweet 16 games on Thursday and Friday before moving into the Elite 8 games weekend. Let's get pumped for March Madness.

Sling TV


You can watch all TV, including March Madness college basketball games, as they're airing -- along with your other favorite entertainment programs. Currently, Sling TV is offering a Basketball Bundle for Sling Orange + Sport Extra and you can pay as low as $30 for your first month. The current deal on all of their plans gets you half off your first month when you sign up. And you don't need a cable subscription. There's no contract with Sling TV, and subscriptions include 50 hours of DVR storage.  

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Hulu + Live TV

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A subscription to Hulu Live TV offers access to all major channels airing 2023 March Madness games, including your local CBS channel, TBS, TNT and truTV. Plus, Hulu + Live TV can now be bundled with ad-supported Disney+ and ESPN+, giving you access to every 2023 March Madness game. You'll also get access to more than 65 other live and on demand channels with live sports, news and entertainment. 

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You can watch all March Madness games premiering on CBS via the Paramount+ streaming service app. With a $10 monthly plan, you can watch it live as it's happening. Best of all, Paramount+ is offering a free seven-day trial right now, so you can get the app right away and watch the 2023 March Madness games for men's college basketball for free. 

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What's the March Madness schedule for 2023?

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How to watch the First Four NCAA March Madness live 2023

Don't miss a single moment of March Madness. These are the Sweet 16 teams playing in NCAA March Madness live 2023 starting Thursday, March 23.

Thursday, March 23 (Sweet 16, all times EST)

  • No. 3 Kansas State vs. No. 7 Michigan State at 6:30 p.m. on TBS
  • No. 4 UConn vs. No. 8 Arkansas at 7:15 p.m. on CBS
  • No. 4 Tennessee vs. No. 9 Florida Atlantic at 9 p.m. on TBS
  • No. 2 UCLA vs. No. 3 Gonzaga at 9:45 p.m. on CBS

Friday, March 24 (Sweet 16, all times EST)

  • No. 1 Alabama vs. No. 5 San Diego State at 6:30 p.m. on TBS
  • No. 1 Houston vs. No. 5 Miami at 7:15 p.m. on CBS
  • No. 6 Creighton vs. No. 15 Princeton at 9 p.m. on TBS
  • No. 2 Texas vs. No. 3 Xavier at 9:45 p.m. on CBS

You can view the full men's bracket on CBS Sports. Here's how to watch all the upcoming games on CBS, TNT, ESPN and more. 

2023 March Madness schedule (Men's): 

  • Mar. 23-24: Sweet 16
  • Mar. 25-26: Elite Eight
  • Apr. 1: Final Four
  • Apr. 3: NCAA Championship Game

2023 March Madness schedule (Women's):

  • Mar. 24-25: Sweet 16
  • Mar. 26-27: Elite Eight
  • Mar. 31: Final Four
  • Apr. 2: Women's NCAA Championship Game

Who is playing in NCAA March Madness 2023?

There will be 68 Division I college basketball teams playing in this year's NCAA March Madness tournament. 

The best TV deals ahead of March Madness 2023  

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