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Oklahoma State may be banned from playing in the postseason tournament, but there’s still much action to be had between the remaining teams competing for the Big 12 Championship title this year. If you’re not boycotting the NCAA’s decision to ban the Cowboys from postseason play due to the unethical actions of a prior coach seasons ago, you’ll be interested in knowing when and where to watch the Big 12 Tournament. And, if you’re a current or prospective cord cutter, you’ll want to know where and how to stream your must-see Big 12 games. Read on to find out how.

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When Is the Big 12 Tournament? What Channels Are Streaming the Big 12 Tournament?

You can’t make the rounds with your remote this month without landing on a NCAA basketball game at some point, especially if you subscribe to any of the live TV streaming services. With the inundation of NCAA Division 1 tournaments, how do you know where to find the Big 12 tournament specifically? Stick with us, we’ll give you all the necessary details.

Big 12 Men’s Basketball Tournament Schedule

Round Teams Date Channel
First (Game 1) West Virginia (9) defeated Kansas State (8) 73-67 7 p.m. ET on 3/9/22 ESPNU
Quarterfinals (Game 2) TCU (5) defeated Texas(4) 65-60 12:30 p.m. ET on 3/10/22 ESPN2
Quarterfinals (Game 3) Kansas (1) defeated West Virginia (9) 87-63 3 p.m. ET on 3/10/22 ESPN
Quarterfinals (Game 4) Oklahoma (7) defeated Baylor (2) 72-67 7 p.m. ET on 3/10/22 ESPN
Quarterfinals (Game 5) Texas Tech (3) defeated Iowa State (6) 72-41 9:30 p.m. ET* on 3/10/22 ESPN2
Semifinals (Game 6) Kansas (1) defeated TCU (5) 75-62 7 p.m. ET on 3/11/22 ESPN or ESPN2
Semifinals (Game 7) Texas Tech (3) defeated Oklahoma (7) 56-55 9:30 p.m. ET* on 3/11/22 ESPN or ESPN2
Championship Texas Tech (3) vs. Kansas (1) 6 p.m. ET on 3/12/22 ESPN

* Projected time of start.

How to Watch the Big 12 Tournament Online Without Cable

Whether you’re tuning in to root on number one ranked Kansas or cheer for TCU, you’ll need ESPN, its sister ESPN2 or its distant cousin ESPNU. These are the three networks carrying all of the Big 12 tournament games this March. Ready to stream these networks? All you need is a service that carries them in their channel line up. Let’s find out who:

ESPN: DIRECTV STREAM, fuboTV, Hulu + Live TV, Sling TV, and YouTube TV
ESPN2: DIRECTV STREAM, fuboTV, Hulu+ Live TV, Sling TV, and YouTube TV
ESPNU: DIRECTV STREAM, Hulu+ Live TV, and YouTube TV

Stream the Big 12 Tournament with DIRECTV STREAM

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DIRECTV STREAM is a full service live TV streaming platform with a variety of live streaming and on-demand entertainment. The DIRECTV STREAM channel package comes in four varieties for you to choose from based on your personal programming tastes. The more channels you choose, the more you pay each month. All four tiers come with ESPN, but three of them (all but the most basic, least expensive) come with ESPN2 and ESPNU as well.

Stream the Big 12 Tournament with Hulu

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What once started out as a strictly on-demand streaming service has maintained its firm foothold in the market by adopting a robust live TV streaming service as well. Subscribers can choose between Hulu with ads, Hulu with no ads, and Hulu + Live TV. Hulu + Live TV gives you their selection of live streaming channels including ESPN, ESPN2, and ESPNU. Read our review of the Hulu + Live TV to find out what else Hulu has to offer.

Stream the Big 12 Tournament with fuboTV

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FuboTV is showing up in big ways in college sports channel lineups, as we might expect, since fuboTV is world famous for its national and international sports programming. So, it’s no surprise they’ve got excellent coverage of Big 12 games featured on ESPN and ESPN2. Unfortunately, you’ll have to select the sports add-on to get the ESPNU channel.

Stream the Big 12 Tournament with Sling TV

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Sling TV is more economical in terms of channel selection and price than its more expensive counterparts like fuboTV or DIRECTV STREAM. Take a look at the Sling TV channel list, and you’ll see Sling carries both FS1 and FOX. Not sure if this affordable live streaming service is right for you? Check out our Sling TV review to help you make your decision.

YouTube TV

More expensive than Sling TV and more comparable to services like DIRECTV STREAM, YouTubeTV offers a robust selection of channels to include entertainment, reality, news, and sports programming. You’ll find on YouTube TV ESPN, ESPN2, and ESPNU.

Can I Watch the Big 12 Tournament on Roku, Fire TV, Apple TV, or Chromecast?

Because you’re streaming the Big 12 you’ve got more flexibility in exactly how you watch each game. Just about all of the streaming services operate well on the most popular streaming platforms.

Roku Fire TV Apple TV Android TV Chromecast iOS Android Web browser
DIRECTV STREAM Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hulu + Live TV Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
fuboTV Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Sling TV Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
YouTube TV Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Don’t forget you don’t have to plop yourself in front of your TV to watch the Big 12 teams duke it out. Take the tournament on the go with your tablet or smartphone.

More College Basketball to Watch Online

If you’re down for the Big 12 you may want to watch other teams of the major conferences play as well, like thos of the  Pac-12, ACC, or Big East tournaments. Also, don’t forget to flip over to FS1, ESPN, or ESPN Plus for basketball analysis, commentary and news. Be sure to catch the Women’s NCAA tournaments streaming on ESPN in addition to more NCAA basketball events.

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