March Madness 2015: Can’t Miss 1st Round Games

Let’s get one thing straight right away: the “first round” in the title of this article refers to the Round of 64 of this year’s NCAA Tournament. The NCAA insists on calling this the second round (with the four play-in games being the first round) but, unlike the NCAA, we here at Crave are logical people, so we will use the logical denomination.

Now that we’ve got the semantics out of the way, we can focus on the exciting part — telling you, the discerning viewer, which of the 32 games to be played on Thursday and Friday will be especially worth your time.

Here are the games that will get you off your seat early in March Madness.

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