Your guide to March Madness 2020

March Madness is arguably the most popular college sporting event on TV, raking in money commensurate with the Super Bowl or World Cup.

When does March Madness start?

March Madness Infographic

The Madness officially begins on March 15th, 2020 with Selection Sunday. Then, things pick up quickly soon after.


  • First Four play-in games: March 17th–18th

  • 1st and 2nd Rounds: March 19th–22nd (you might want to take work off)

  • Sweet 16 and Regional Finals: March 26th–29th

  • Final Four: April 4th

  • National Championship: April 6th 

What channels play March Madness?

Trust us when we say, you don’t want to miss any March Madness games! And with GVTC TV packages, you'll never miss a game.


Local Tier

Top 100 Tier



75 - SD
575 - HD


5 - SD
505 - HD

5 - SD
505 - HD



28 - SD
528 - HD



23 - SD
523 - HD

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