2017 NCAA Final Four basketball schedule provides TV channels, times, and printable schedule in Eastern, Central, Mounatin or Pacific time.. The Final Four and the NCAA National Championship game will take place in Phoenix, AZ. The Final Four will be played on Saturday April 1 on CBS. The first game will start at 6:00 PM ET and the second game will start at 8:49 PM ET. The NCAA National Championship game will be played on Monday April 3, 2017 on CBS at 9:19 PM ET.