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Villanova vs. Lafayette – Game Time, TV Channel, Announcers, Betting Line, Predictions

A tremendous regular season and a Big East Tournament championship has resulted in a No. 1 seed in the East Region for Villanova, where they'll face No. 16 seed Lafayette. Can Jay Wright's squad reach the Final Four? The Wildcats are one of the most talented teams in teh country and have been playing at an extremely high level over the past couple of months. Outside of Kentucky, no one has looked more dominant.

Be sure to check out our printable 2015 NCAA Tournament bracket here.

Date: Thursday, March 19

Time: 6:50 p.m. E.T.

TV Channel: TBS

Location: Pittsburgh, Pa. 

Announcers: Brian Anderson, Steve Smith, Lewis Johnson

Opening Betting Line: Villanova -22 1/2 (5Dimes)

Prediction: It's been said many, many times - a No. 16 seed has never beaten a No. 1 team. Will this game be the first time it happens? Nope. 

Villanova will cruise to its second game, winning this one by at least 20 points.