March Madness finally has aMonday night: the Michigan Wolverines will face off against the Villanova Wildcats. The Wildcats easily defeated the Kansas Jayhawks on Saturday, setting a Final Four record of 18 3-pointers. They routed Kansas with a final score of 95-79.
On the shoulders of junior forward Moritz Wagner, the Wolverines (33-7) defeated the Loyola-Chicago Ramblers 69-57. Wagner led the charge with 24 points and Charles Matthews followed with 17.
Villanova is playing in their third title game in three years and are currently a 6.5 point favorite to defeat Michigan.
“This is our best offensive team,” Villanova head coach Jay Wright said after Saturday’s win. “We’ve had some good ones. This is definitely our best.”
NCAA National Championship 2018 Live Stream
Who: No 1. Villanova vs. No. 3 Michigan
Where: Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas
Date: Monday, April 2, 2018
Time: 9:20 p.m. ET
Live stream: March Madness Live
Follow: CBS Sports App
The 2018 National Championship Game for the National Championship 2018 is set for Monday, April 2. Below you can find a schedule, dates, time and TV channels for the games.
Michigan ended Loyola-Chicago’s Cinderella run in the first game of the day on Saturday, with the Wolverines advancing after a 69-57 win. Villanova pounded Kansas 95-79 in the second game.
The 2018 Final Four schedule has the national semifinals on Saturday, March 31. The national championship game is then set for Monday, April 2.
NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP 2018
Monday, April 2
- 9:20 p.m. — No. 3 Michigan vs. No. 1 Villanova | TBS
The NCAA Championship Game is going to be on TBS this year. Both of the national semifinals and the national championship game will be televised by TBS.