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2018 NCAA Tournament: Time and channel announced for first round game between Virginia and UMBC

Hoos and Retrievers pull the late shift on Friday.

NCAA Basketball: ACC Conference Tournament Championship-Virginia vs North Carolina Nicole Sweet-USA TODAY Sports

By now, you know that the Virginia Cavaliers are the No. 1 overall seed in the NCAA tournament. The Hoos will match up with 16th seeded UMBC on Friday, March 16. Now, we know the time and channel as Kyle Guy and the squad will take the night slot at 9:20 pm on TNT.

They’ll follow the 8/9 matchup of Creighton and Kansas State, which is scheduled for 6:50pm. The night session will follow the UNC-Lipscomb and Providence-Texas A&M.

Tickets could be a tough get playing in the same pod as North Carolina, but options exist! Stick with Streaking the Lawn for all your March Madness coverage!