How to Watch Kansas vs North Carolina: Live Stream, TV Channel, Game Time
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In this article, we’ll cover how you can watch Kansas vs North Carolina if you live in the United States. We’ll also provide some insight into the game itself and what to expect.
What channel is the game on?
The game will be broadcast on ESPN.
How to live stream the game
Kansas and North Carolina will face off in the NCAA championship game on Monday, April 3. Here’s how to live stream the game online for free.
You can watch the game online for free on CBS Sports’ website. Just head to the site and click on “live games.” Then, find the “NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament” tab and click on the “Watch Now” button.
You can also watch the game on your mobile device by downloading the CBS Sports app. The app is available for free on both iOS and Android devices. Once you’ve downloaded the app, just log in with your TV provider information and you’ll be able to watch the game live.
What time is the game?
The game is scheduled to start at 8:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, March 25.
If you don’t have a cable or satellite subscription — or if you live outside the United States — you can still watch the game by signing up for a free trial of a live TV streaming service. Here are some of the best options:
DirecTV Now: You can get a free seven-day trial when you sign up at DirecTV Now. Once signed up, you can watch the game on your computer via the DirecTV Now website, or on your phone, tablet or streaming device via the DirecTV Now app
Sling TV: You can sign up for a free seven-day trial of Sling TV, which will allow you to watch the game on your computer via the Sling TV website, or on your phone, tablet or streaming device via the Sling TV app
YouTube TV: You can sign up for a free 14-day trial of YouTube TV here, and you can then watch the game on your computer via the YouTube website, or on your phone, tablet or streaming device via the YouTube app.
TNT Overtime: For those with cable or satellite login information — TNT Overtime allows you to watch extra content surrounding live games that are being broadcast on TNT. To watch Kansas vs North Carolina on TNT Overtime, just log in with your cable provider information and click on “live extra” when prompted
Preview of the game
No. 1 Kansas will put its perfect 13-0 record on the line when it hosts North Carolina on Saturday at Allen Fieldhouse. The Jayhawks are coming off an impressive 89-68 victory over then-No. 6 Villanova on Tuesday, while the Tar Heels are coming off a 79-76 loss to unranked Ohio State.
This will be the first meeting between the two programs since 2016, when North Carolina won 79-73 in Chapel Hill. Kansas is 2-1 all-time against North Carolina, with the only other meeting coming in 1957.
The Jayhawks are led by junior guard Devon Dotson, who is averaging 18.1 points and 5.6 assists per game. Freshman guard Quentin Grimes is also averaging in double figures for Kansas, putting up 16.7 points per game.
Sophomore forward Luke Maye is leading the way for North Carolina, averaging 17 points and 10 rebounds per game. Senior guard Cameron Johnson is also averaging in double figures for the Tar Heels, putting up 16 points per game while shooting 45 percent from 3-point range.
The game will tip off at 2:00 p.m. ET and will be broadcast on CBS.