I couldn't sleep last night. It felt like Christmas. Better than Christmas even: Thursday is the first day of the NCAA Tournament, and everyone should be excited beyond belief.
Be prepared for a barrage of buzzer beaters, down to the wire games, and insane moments.
I love March.
Below is a schedule of the games, we will be updating with scores as the games finish up:
Thursday, March 21 (Games in Lexington, San Jose, Salt Lake City, and Auburn Hills) All Times EDT. Winners in BOLD.
Michigan State 65, Valparaiso 54
Bucknell 56, Butler 68
Wichita State 73, Pittsburgh 55
New Mexico State 44, Saint Louis 64
Saint Mary's 52, Memphis 54
Davidson 58, Marquette 59
Southern 58, Gonzaga 64
Oklahoma State 55, Oregon 68
North Carolina A&T vs. Louisville, 6:50p.m. (TBS)
South Dakota State vs. Michigan, 7:15p.m. (CBS)
Belmont vs. Arizona, 7:20p.m. (TNT)
California vs. UNLV, 7:27p.m. (TruTV)
Missouri vs. Colorado State, 9:20p.m. (TBS)
Akron vs. VCU, 9:45p.m. (CBS)
Harvard vs. New Mexico, 9:50p.m. (TNT)
Montana vs. Syracuse, 9:57p.m. (TruTV)
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.
For a full look at the bracket, Click for a printable NCAA Bracket.
And be sure to tune into to PolicyMic for March Madness coverage throughout the NCAA Tournament.