Matchups, TV, streaming and odds for men’s tournament matches


And then there were four.

The field of 68 teams that entered the NCAA Tournament has been reduced to Final square: No. 1 seed Kansas, No. 2 Villanova, No. 2 Duke and No. 8 North Carolina.

Kansaswho dominated Miami in the Elite Eightwill assume Villanovawho will be without a starting guard Justin Moore after suffering a torn Achilles tendon late in the Wildcats Elite Eight win over Houston.

The second game in the range offers a blockbuster matchup between Duke and North Carolinathe first time the rivals have ever played against each other in the Final Four. It will also mark a unexpected revenge after North Carolina spoiled Mike Krzyzewski’s home final in a 94-81 victory at Cameron Indoor Stadium on March 5.

Coach Krzyzewski has now led Duke to 13 Final Four appearances, the most in NCAA men’s tournament history. Can Duke extend Coach K’s farewell tour with a trip to the national championship?

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Kansas guard Remy Martin (11) reacts after a play in the Jayhawks’ victory over the Miami Hurricanes in the Elite Eight. Kansas takes on Villanova in Game 1 of the 2022 Final Four.

Here’s a full schedule, viewing guide and odds for all of Saturday’s Final Four matches:

When do Saturday’s NCAA Tournament Final Four games begin?

Game 1 of the Final Four, featuring No. 1 Kansas against No. 2 Villanova, begins at 6:09 p.m. ET from Caesars Superdome in New Orleans. No. 2 Duke against No. 8 North Carolina will follow in the same stadium at 8:49 p.m. ET.

Which television channel broadcasts Saturday’s Final Four matches?

TBS is televising the two seminal national games on Saturday night with announcers Jim Nantz, Bill Raftery, Grant Hill and Tracy Wolfson on the call.

Will there be a live broadcast of Saturday’s Final Four matches?

The two national semi-finals will be broadcast live on and the TBS app. Streaming is also available on Fubo TV and through March Madness Live on the NCAA website.

What are the odds for Saturday’s Final Four NCAA Tournament games?

Kansas is a 4.5-point favorite over Villanova, and the plus-minus is 132.5 points. Duke is a 3.5-point favorite over North Carolina, and the plus-minus is 150.5 points.

All dimensions are fixed, according to Tipico Sportsbook.

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This article originally appeared on USA TODAY: NCAA Final Four 2022: Games, live stream, TV, odds for Saturday


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