Final Four Schedule: NCAA Men’s Basketball Slate For Saturday, April 1

Written By Matt Burke on April 1, 2023
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March Madness will soon reach its zenith with the Final Four on tap for next weekend. The Final Four schedule is in place and the teams that will play in Houston have been learned. UConn, Miami, San Diego State and Florida Atlantic are the four squads remaining. NRG Stadium, home of the NFL’s Houston Texans, is the host site for this year’s Final Four. Final Four games will be played on Saturday, April 1 and the NCAA basketball tournament National Championship game will be played on Monday, April 3. The Final 4 schedule with what time does each game start info as well as TV channel information is below. Final 4 odds are also available below with UConn and San Diego State favored in their respective Saturday games.

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Final Four schedule

The Final Four schedule for the NCAA basketball tournament is set. UConn will play Miami and San Diego State will face Florida Atlantic. Here is the Final 4 schedule.

Florida Atlantic vs. San Diego State: 6:09 p.m. ET, CBS 

The South Region champion will meet the East Region champion, Florida Atlantic, on Final Four Saturday.

Miami vs. UConn: 8:49 p.m. ET, CBS

The West Region champion, UConn, will play the Midwest Region champion on Final 4 Saturday.

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Final 4 odds

Final 4 odds are available to bet on below. When the Final Four matchups are set, game lines will be available. TheLines allows college basketball bettors to compare the point spread, moneyline and total across the top sportsbooks. NCAA National Title odds are also available to bet on.

  • UConn vs. Miami
  • San Diego State vs. Florida Atlantic

View video betting previews for upcoming NCAA basketball tournament games below.

What time does the Final Four start and end?

Here we will look at what time does the Final Four start and end. CBS coverage of the 2023 Final 4 in Houston will start at 4 p.m. ET with the Final Four Show. 

Final Four Game 1 start time: 6:09 p.m. ET, CBS

Final 4 Game 2 start time: 8:49 p.m. ET, CBS

NCAA Tournament games typically last around 2 hours and 20 minutes. The tip off time for the second game of the Final Four may be a bit later than scheduled, particularly if the first game goes to overtime. Expect the time for the Final Four to end to be around 11:20 p.m. ET.

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Matt Burke is the Managing Editor of Evergreen Content at He is the Founder and former Editor-in-Chief of MetroBet, a digital and print sports betting platform, and was the Executive Sports Editor at Metro US Newspapers (New York, Philadelphia, Boston) from 2014-2020. Matt has covered Super Bowls and Final Fours, and his work has appeared for Sports Illustrated, CBS Sports, The Eagle Tribune, Gloucester Daily Times and Newburyport Daily News. Matt is a graduate of the University of Connecticut.

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