The NCAA men's basketball tournament, aka March Madness, kicks off in earnest with 16 matches Thursday and 16 more Friday.
How do you keep up with all the games -- let alone watch them all?
Here are some apps to help cope with all the madness.
NCAA March Madness Live
If you want to watch the tournament from your smartphone or tablet, you can do so with NCAA March Madness Live. The app is free to download and lets you watch games shown on CBS at no charge. Users have to sign in with their cable provider in order to watch games broadcast on TBS, TNT and truTV. The app also lets users watch recaps of all the games and keep brackets.
ESPN Bracket Bound 2013
This ESPN app is a good choice for users whose main concern is their brackets. The app lets users create up to 10 brackets that they can use to compete with their friends and families. Bracket Bound 2013 also provides users with news stories, video analysis and game stats. The app is available for the iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad and Android devices.