ENTERTAINMENT
04/18/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

NCAA Tournament Schedule: March Madness Game Times

The schedule below is based on the official NCAA schedule for the 2009 tournament. The times for games that follow earlier games are approximations based on the expected length of the games that precede them. As we know the winners of the early-round games, we will update the schedule and times for later rounds. All times are in Eastern Standard Time.

Tournament Schedule:

First Round

Thursday, March 19th

Louisiana State (26-7) vs. Butler (26-5), 12:20 p.m
Memphis (31-3) vs. Cal State-Northridge (17-13), 12:25 p.m.
Brigham Young (25-7) vs. Texas A&M (23-9), 12:30 p.m
Purdue (25-9) vs. Northern Iowa (23-10), 2:30 p.m.
North Carolina (28-4) vs. Radford (21-11), 2:50 p.m.
Cal (22-10) vs. Maryland (20-13), 2:55 p.m.
Connecticut (27-4) vs. Chattanooga (18-16), 3:00p.m.
Washington (25-8) vs. Mississippi State (23-12), 4:55 p.m.
Clemson (23-8) vs. Michigan (20-13), 7:10 p.m
Texas (22-11) vs. Minnesota (22-10), 7:10 p.m.
Villanova (26-7) vs. American (24-7), 7:20 p.m
Gonzaga (26-5) vs. Akron (23-12), 7:25 p.m
Oklahoma (27-5) vs. Morgan State (23-11), 9:40 p.m.
Duke (28-6) vs. Binghamton (23-8), 9:40 p.m.
UCLA (25-8) vs. Virginia Commonwealth (24-9), 9:50 p.m.
Illinois (24-9) vs. Western Kentucky (24-8), 9:55 p.m.

Friday, March 20th

Syracuse (26-9) vs. Stephen F. Austin (24-7), 12:15 p.m.
Oklahoma State (22-11) vs. Tennessee (21-12), 12:25 p.m.
Marquette (24-9) vs. Utah State (30-4), 12:30 p.m.
Kansas (25-7) vs. North Dakota State (26-6), 12:30 p.m.
Arizona State (24-9) vs. Temple (22-11), 2:45 p.m.
Pittsburgh (28-4) vs. East Tennessee State (23-10), 2:55 p.m.
Missouri (28-6) vs. Cornell (21-9), 3:00 p.m.
West Virginia (23-11) vs. Dayton (26-7), 3:00 p.m.
Louisville (28-5) vs. Alabama State or Morehead State, 7:10 p.m
Utah (24-9) vs. Arizona (19-13), 7:10 p.m.
Boston College (22-11) vs. USC (21-12), 7:20 p.m.
Xavier (25-7) vs. Portland State (23-9), 7:25 p.m.
Wake Forest (24-6) vs. Cleveland State (25-10), 9:40 p.m.
Ohio State (22-10) vs. Siena (26-7), 9:40 p.m.
Michigan State (26-6) vs. Robert Morris (24-10), 9:50 p.m.
Florida State (25-9) vs. Wisconsin (19-12), 9:55 p.m.