The round of 64 in the March Madness 2015 Tournament kicks off Thursday, March 19 in various arenas across the nation. It’s 32 games in 48 hours and when it’s all said and done the field of 64 will be cut in half. One of the early afternoon games for Day 2 – aka Friday, March 20 – in the Midwest bracket is No. 5 West Virginia vs. No. 12 Buffalo.
Two years removed from their last NCAA Tournament appearance, West Virginia and Bob Huggins, who is in his eighth season at the helm of the Mountaineers, finished around the middle of the Big 12 conference. WVU posted a 23-9 overall record and were 11-7 in the Big 12.
As for Buffalo, the Bulls finished out the regular season posting a 23-9 overall mark and 12-6 in the Mid-American Conference. Not only did the Bulls and second-year head coach Bobby Hurley clench a conference title, but also the first ever bid to the NCAA Tournament in program history.
But before that happens, here’s how to watch West Virginia vs. Buffalo online and on mobile:
Watch West Virginia-Buffalo Online
Watch West Virginia-Buffalo on Mobile
Fans looking to keep up with the coverage on their mobile or tablet can see it for free on the March Madness app.