NCAA College Basketball

Want to watch the NCAA Tournament? Here’s where to find TruTV, TNT and TBS in Milwaukee

Chris Foran, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Published 12:02 p.m. CT March 18, 2019 | Updated 1:20 p.m. CT March 20, 2019

Villanova guard Donte DiVincenzo blocks a shot by Michigan's Zavier Simpson in the 2018 NCAA men's championship game.

Villanova guard Donte DiVincenzo blocks a shot by Michigan’s Zavier Simpson in the 2018 NCAA men’s championship game. (Photo: Soobum Im/USA TODAY Sports)

The 2019 NCAA men’s basketball tournament has so many games it takes four television channels to carry them all. 

Here’s where you can find those channels over the air and on Milwaukee-area cable and satellite providers. 

(Note: The games are also scheduled to be available on the NCAA’s March Madness live stream, at 


Over the air: WDJT-TV is available on Channel 58. 

Spectrum (Milwaukee): Channel 5 or 1005 

Spectrum (Racine): Channel 8

Charter: Channel 9 

AT&T U-Verse: Channel 5 

Dish: Chanel 58

DirecTV: Channel 58 


(Note: This is the channel carrying Marquette and Wisconsin’s first-round games, at 3:20 p.m. Thursday and Friday respectively.) 

Spectrum (Milwaukee): Channel 3 or 1202

Spectrum (Racine): Channel 3

Charter: Channel 35

AT&T U-Verse: Channel 112 

Dish: Channel 139 

DirecTV: Channel 247


Spectrum (Milwaukee): Channel 33 or 1203

Spectrum (Racine): Channel 33

Charter: Channel 37 in Washington County, 36 in Oconomowoc 

AT&T U-Verse: Channel 108

Dish: Channel 138

DirecTV: Channel 245


Spectrum (Milwaukee): Channel 74 or 1220

Spectrum (Racine): Channel 74

Charter: Channel 60 in Oconomowoc, 40 in Washington County 

AT&T U-Verse: Channel 164

Dish: Channel 242 

DirecTV: Channel 246 

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