Quick Look: The NCAA March Madness Live channel on Roku provides college hoops fans with live tournament action from the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship, along with on-demand highlights, bracket updates, schedules and scores, the ability to follow your picks. Only non-CBS games will be carried live on this app; games on CBS can be viewed on Paramount+. (Live games are available only in the U.S., U.S. territories, and Bermuda.)
All users get a free 3-hour preview, after which you will need to subscribe to a participating pay TV service to continue watching live games that are carries on TBS, TNT, and truTV. Participating cable/satellite providers include AT&T Uverse, Cox, DIRECTV, Dish, Optimum, Spectrum, SuddenLink, Verizon, and Xfinity, along with dozens of local and regional providers. You can also activate NCAA March Madness Live for live tournament coverage if you subscribe to one of the following live streaming TV services: DIRECTV STREAM, Sling TV, Hulu with Live TV, or YouTube TV.
If you subscribe to a participating pay TV service, here is how to activate NCAA March Madness Live on your Roku device:
- Launch the NCAA March Madness Live channel and select the Settings option in the left-hand menu.
- Go to www.ncaa.com/activate in a web browser, select Roku, and enter the registration code shown on your TV screen.
- You will be asked to select your TV provider and enter your username and password for that service. The Roku app will automatically update.
The NCAA March Madness Live app provides a number of short videos that include Bracket Tips Classic Moments, and you can always check the updated bracket as shown in the screenshots below.
Also available on NCAA March Madness Live is a "Picks" option that lets you play along by making picks on your mobile device. From within the NCAA March Madness Live Roku channel, scan the QR code on the TV screen with your mobile device to download install the NCAA March Madness Live app on the device. Make your picks on the mobile device to create your own bracket, then return to the Picks option in the Roku channel on Eastern on March 17 to follow your picks.
NCAA March Madness Live is also available on Android TV, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, XBox One, and select LG televisions.
Help with the NCAA March Madness Live app can be obtained from the following sources:
- E-mail - email@example.com
- Phone - 855-5MM-LIVE (855-566-5483)
- Twitter - @MMLive_Help
-- Information is current as of March 14, 2022
Developer's Channel Description: Stream the best of the 2022 NCAA® Division I Men's Basketball Tournament with the official NCAA March Madness channel for Roku. Watch live games, follow your brackets, check scores and catch up with highlights and recaps.
CHANNEL STORE CATEGORY: Sports
DEVELOPER: NCAA Digital
FEES: Pay TV subscription required to view live games after 3-hour free preview