2019 NCAA Tournament predictions, bracket picks: March Madness schedule, times for First Four on Tuesday

The most magical time of the year is upon us. March Madness starts in earnest on Tuesday evening with two of the First Four games kicking off the NCAA Tournament. No. 16 seed Fairleigh Dickinson faces No. 16 seed Prairie View A&M, both seeking an opportunity to face No. 1 seed Gonzaga in the first round. In the second game of a Dayton, Ohio doubleheader, No. 11 seed Belmont and No. 11 seed Temple tip at 9:10 p.m. ET, where the winner will face No. 6 Maryland and the loser's season will end.

The third and fourth games of First Four action will take place Wednesday afternoon, and by then, we'll have whittled the field from 68 to 64 ahead of Thursday and Friday's first round games. The winners of Tuesday's games will play Thursday, and Wednesday's winners play again Friday. 

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If you're trying to gain an edge on who you think will come out on top of the first games of the NCAA Tournament on Tuesday, be sure to take a peek at all the odds for first round games here

(16) Fairleigh Dickinson vs. (16) Prairie View A&M

(11) Belmont vs. (11) Temple

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