The Latest: NCAA selection show to start with teams revealed

From FOX Sports - March 11, 2018

The Latest on NCAA Tournament selection Sunday (all times Eastern):

5:30 p.m.

There will be a couple of major differences for the NCAA Tournament selection show.

First, it will be broadcast by TBS, not CBS, the longtime network home of the tournament. CBS and Turner Sports have partnered on the tournament since 2011, but this is the first time the selection show will be on the cable-only network. It still starts at 6 p.m. EDT.

Second, the show will begin with all 68 teams revealed before they bracket is filled and matchups unveiled. TBS and CBS officials have said that will happen in the first 10 minutes of the show.

That means bubble teams such as Louisville, Arizona State, Syracuse and Saint Marys wont have quite as long to find out whether they are in or out of the field of 68.


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