A look at the field of 32 schedule for the first Saturday and Sunday of the 2017 NCAA men's basketball tournament as well as an early look at the Sweet 16.

 

Saturday, March 18

No. 5 Notre Dame vs. No. 4 West Virginia (12:10 p.m., CBS)

No. 8 Wisconsin vs. No. 1 Villanova (2:40 p.m., CBS)

No. 8 Northwestern vs. No. 1 Gonzaga (5:15 p.m., CBS)

No. 11 Xavier vs. No. 3 Florida State (6:10 p.m., TNT)

No. 12 Middle Tennessee vs. No. 4 Butler (7:10 p.m., TBS)

No. 7 St. Mary's vs. No. 2 Arizona (7:45 p.m., CBS)

No. 5 Virginia vs. No. 4 Florida (8:40 p.m., TNT)

No. 5 Iowa State vs. No. 4 Purdue (9:40 p.m., TBS)

 

Sunday, March 19

No. 7 Michigan vs. No. 2 Louisville (12:10 p.m., CBS)

No. 10 Wichita State vs. No. 2 Kentucky (2:40 p.m., CBS)

No. 9 Michigan State vs. No. 1 Kansas (5:15 p.m., CBS)

No. 8 Arkansas vs. No. 1 North Carolina (6:10 p.m., TNT)

No. 11 Rhode Island vs. No. 3 Oregon (7:10 p.m., TBS)

No. 11 USC vs. No. 3 Baylor (7:45 p.m., truTV)

No. 7 South Carolina vs. No. 2 Duke (8:40 p.m., TNT)

No. 6 Cincinnati vs. No. 3 UCLA (9:40 p.m., TBS)

 

Thursday, March 23

Kansas/Michigan State vs. Iowa State/Purdue

Rhode Island/Oregon vs. Michigan/Louisville

Gonzaga/Northwestern vs. Notre Dame/West Virginia

Xavier/Florida State vs. St. Mary's/Arizona

 

Friday, March 24

Villanova/Wisconsin vs. Virginia/Florida

USC/Baylor vs. South Carolina/Duke

North Carolina/Arkansas vs. Middle Tennessee/Butler

Cincinnati/UCLA vs. Wichita State/Kentucky