How to Watch Baylor vs. Colgate Basketball: Live Stream & TV Channel Info – NCAA Tournament First Round

The No. 3 Baylor Bears (23-10) meet the No. 14 Colgate Raiders (25-9) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday, tipping off at 12:40 PM ET.

The Bears’ matchup against the Raiders will be available on truTV, so tune in.

Bears vs. Raiders Game Info

  • Date: Friday, March 22, 2024
  • Time: 12:40 PM ET
  • TV: truTV
  • Live Stream: Stream NCAA men’s basketball on Paramount Plus and Hulu + Live TV
  • Where: Memphis, Tennessee
  • Venue: FedExForum

Bears Insights

  • On offense, Baylor is putting up 80.5 points per game (32nd-ranked in college basketball). It is ceding 71.2 points per contest on defense (155th-ranked).
  • With 29.3 rebounds allowed per game, the Bears are third-best in college basketball. They rank 178th in college basketball by averaging 35.2 rebounds per contest.
  • Baylor ranks 76th in the nation with 14.8 dimes per game.
  • The Bears are averaging 11.4 turnovers per game (200th-ranked in college basketball) this season, while forcing 11.2 turnovers per contest (176th-ranked).
  • Baylor is draining 8.5 three-pointers per game this year (74th-ranked in college basketball), and it owns a 38.8% three-point percentage (eighth-best).
  • The Bears are giving up 6.9 threes per game (123rd-ranked in college basketball). They are allowing opposing teams to shoot 33.7% (182nd-ranked) from downtown.
  • When it comes to shot breakdown, Baylor has taken 61.9% two-pointers (accounting for 69.4% of the team’s baskets) and 38.1% threes (30.6%).

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Raiders Insights

  • Colgate is 238th in the nation in points scored (71.5 per game) and ninth-best in points allowed (63.2).
  • The Raiders collect 35.8 rebounds per game and concede 32.9 boards, ranking 143rd and 72nd, respectively, in college basketball.
  • Colgate is 59th in college basketball in assists (15.1 per game) in 2023-24.
  • In 2023-24, the Raiders are 68th in the country in turnovers committed (10.0 per game) and 230th in turnovers forced (10.8).
  • Colgate is 129th in college basketball in 3-pointers made (7.9 per game) and 52nd in 3-point percentage (36.2%).
  • Defensively, the Raiders are 123rd in the nation in 3-pointers conceded per game at 6.9. They are 13th-best in 3-point percentage allowed at 29.9%.
  • In 2023-24, Colgate has taken 38.4% percent of its shots from beyond the arc, and 61.6% percent from inside it. In terms of makes, 29.6% of Colgate’s buckets have been 3-pointers, and 70.4% have been 2-pointers.

Bears Leaders

  • The Bears scoring leader is Ja’Kobe Walter, who averages 14.2 per contest to go with 4.4 rebounds and 1.5 assists.
  • Jalen Bridges leads Baylor in rebounding, averaging 5.7 per game, while Rayj Dennis leads the team in assists, distributing an average of 6.8 in each contest.
  • The Bears get the most three-point shooting production out of Walter, who makes 2.1 threes per game.
  • Dennis is Baylor’s leader in steals, averaging 1.4 steals per game, while Yves Missi leads them in blocks with 1.6 per contest.

Raiders Leaders

  • The Raiders’ Braeden Smith averages enough points (12.5 per game) and assists (5.8 per game) to sit atop the team’s leaderboards.
  • Keegan Records grabs 6.2 rebounds per game (he also scores 10.9 points per game and adds 1.2 assists per game) which puts him at the top of the Colgate rebounding leaderboard.
  • Ryan Moffatt makes 2.0 three-pointers per game, the most on the Raiders.
  • Colgate’s leader in steals is Smith (1.9 per game), and its leader in blocks is Records (1.2 per game).
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