How to watch the 2016 Big Ten Men's Basketball Tournament

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How to watch the 2016 Big Ten Men's Basketball Tournament

It’s coming – are you ready? The 2016 Big Ten men’s basketball tournament takes place March 9-13 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, and we’ve got the full schedule for all TV coverage below.

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The bracket will be seeded according to the final regular-season standings with the conference champion earning the top seed. Two first-round games are slated for Wednesday, with the No. 12 seed facing the No. 13 seed and the No. 11 seed taking on the No. 14 seed. The top four teams will receive first and second round byes and advance to the quarterfinals on Friday, March 11. The championship game is slated for Sunday at 3 p.m. ET.

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The tournament champion will earn the conference’s automatic berth to the NCAA Tournament.

BTN will provide live coverage of the tournament, including Game 2 on Wednesday (7 p.m. ET), the first two games on Thursday (noon, 2:30 p.m. ET) and the last two games on Friday (6:30 p.m., 9 p.m. ET). We will also have live scoreboards for all the games.

Here are links to watch the games on BTN & BTN2Go (all times ET). Given some of the games are played on weekday afternoons, you’ll want to make sure you have BTN2Go so you can watch live BTN games on your desktop or mobile device.

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Watch some memorable moments in the YouTube player at the top of this post, including these selected clips below.

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Sean Merriman, BTN.com web editor

BTN.com web editor Sean Merriman covers football and men's basketball and provides original content for BTN.com. You can follow him on Twitter @BTNSean.

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