Channel: ESPN3, ESPN2, and ESPN (championship game on ESPN)
UNC Greensboro comes in to the Southern Conference Tournament tied with ETSU and Furman for first place, but by virtue of the tiebreaker, they’re the number one seed. And it looks like the SoCon Tournament is theirs to lose. UNC Greensboro will be the favorite coming in, but just about any one of these teams can win the conference tournament and get their ticket to the big dance.
If you’re a fan of a school in the SoCon, you know this can be some incredible basketball, so you’re going to want to tune in. Southern Conference Tournament games are airing on ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPN3 (click here for a guide to watching ESPN online, here to watch ESPN2 online, and here to watch ESPN3 online), so there’s going to be a lot of flipping channels if you watch traditional TV. But you don’t need a cable subscription to watch. In fact, there are several options to watch the Southern Conference Tournament online free, if you look in the right place. Here’s your guide to a free Southern Conference Tournament live stream.
Watch The Southern Conference Tournament Online Free With DIRECTV NOW
One of the best ways to get a Southern Conference Tournament live stream is with DIRECTV NOW. ESPN3 is airing many of the games, and DIRECTV NOW gets you unlimited access, plus 60 more cable channels. If you don’t know about DIRECTV NOW, you get all the cable channels you’re used to, but because it’s streaming online, you only pay a fraction of the cost – less than $35 per month. DIRECTV NOW gives you a Southern Conference Tournament stream on almost an internet connected device you have, including Roku, Fire Stick, smart TV, and even your smart phone. All in all, it’s a great cable TV alternative. But for these purposes, perhaps the best part is that there’s a free 7 day trial of DIRECTV NOW that anyone can sign up for. That means you can watch get a totally free, legal Southern Conference Tournament live stream.
Get A Southern Conference Tournament Live Stream With Sling TV
Since almost all of the games in the Southern Conference Tournament are on ESPN3, SlingTV is another great option. SlingTV is a streaming television service that works just like cable, in that you get all the networks you love. There are dozens of networks on Sling’s basic package (including ESPN and ESPN3), all live for only $20 a month. And you can watch it on your phone, your TV, your computer, and more. Sling TV does have a free trial week available, so it’s possible to get a free online stream of the Southern Conference Tournament that’s 100% legal.
All things said, if you have an internet connection, you can watch the Southern Conference Tournament online for totally free. You will need to enter a credit or debit card at signup, but you won’t be charged at all as long as you cancel in time.
So just because you don’t have cable, that doesn’t mean you have to miss the Southern Conference Tournament. As long as you sign up and cancel within the timeframe, you won’t pay to watch the Southern Conference Tournament online. Once that’s done, you can read our guide to streaming college basketball to find out how to watch the rest of the season online, and visit our guide to watching March Madness online free to watch the rest of this season.