The marathon of basketball watching isn't just for Thursday. After nearly 12 hours straight Thursday, you can gear up for another 12 hours on straight Friday as well. Sixteen more games on Friday will match the 16 played on Thursday to finish out the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
From a little after noon until about midnight on Friday, the NCAA Tournament's first day will be in full swing. Scroll down to see the entire schedule for Friday
This year's NCAA Tournament games are being broadcast on CBS, truTV, TNT, and TBS. If you don't have access to a TV, however, no fret. If you want to watch online you can head to March Madness Live for live streaming or to download the app on your tablet or mobile device.
Liam is a culture writing intern at PolicyMic. His work has appeared in "Running Times" and other running publications. He is also a professional middle-distance runner for the New Jersey-New York Track Club. After graduating from Columbia University with his bachelor's degree, he earned a Master's of Professional Studies in Journalism from Georgetown University. Originally from Bath, Mich, he spends his time watching TV, reading longform journalism, and thinking about who is going to be in the NCAA basketball tournament's Final Four.