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Gonzaga vs Baylor live stream: how to watch March Madness Final 2021 from anywhere

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We've had thrills and spills, shocks and surprises, and now there can only be one winner, so read on as we explain how to get a Gonzaga vs Baylor live stream and watch March Madness from anywhere in the world - don't miss a single moment of the NCAA Championship Game.

Jalen Suggs' buzzer-beating 3-pointer means the Zags are now one game away from a perfect season and immortality. It was the moment of the tournament so far, and sets up a fantasy National Championship Game showdown between the overall No. 1 seed and the overall No. 2 seed - the match-up most neutrals have been praying for throughout.

Gonzaga vs Baylor live stream: March Madness Final

Date: Monday, April 5

Tip-off time: 9.20pm ET / 6.20pm PT

Venue: Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana

US TV coverage: stream CBS live with FREE Paramount Plus trial or with FuboTV trial

Watch anywhere: grab our No. 1 rated VPN 100% risk-free

This game has been four months in the making. The Bulldogs and Bears were supposed to play each other in December, but when the game was cancelled due to Covid-19 we'd feared we might never get to see them go toe-to-toe.

The Bears have blown all of their opponents away, including the defensive titans of Houston in the Final Four, and in Davion Mitchell they have the national defensive player of the year. But even if he manages to neutralize Suggs, there's still Drew Timme, Corey Kispert and Joel Ayayi to worry about...

Follow our guide below to tune into a March Madness Final live stream and watch Gonzaga vs Baylor online from anywhere - including some great ways to watch the NCAA Championship Game free online in certain countries, if you draw up the right play.

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How to watch Gonzaga vs Baylor: live stream March Madness 2021 NCAA basketball online in the US

Paramount Plus

The Gonzaga vs Baylor game is being shown on the new Paramount Plus streaming service, formerly CBS All Access. The game tips off at 9.20pm ET / 6.20pm PT, and CBS' coverage starts at 8.30pm ET / 5.30pm PT.

Paramount Plus costs $9.99 a month for the ad-free version, or $5.99 a month with ads. You can watch live CBS content via your local affiliate if you have a full subscription.

Cord-cutters can also watch easily with an over-the-top streamer like FuboTV. It's a much cheaper alternative to traditional cable with the flexibility to cancel at any point - and if you haven't had Fubo before, you can take advantage of its FREE TRIAL.

Not in the US right now? You can watch a March Madness live stream just like you would if you were at home by using a VPN. Further details on how that works can be found below.

How to watch NCAA March Madness live stream from outside your country

If you're currently abroad or there's no official broadcast option in your country, then you’ll need to use a VPN to dial in to a location that does let you watch March Madness online in the same way you would at home.

A VPN is perfect for this, as it allows you to change your IP address so you appear to be in your country of residence, where you usual streaming services and subscriptions are based. You may be surprised by how easy it easy to get started using one, too.

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How to watch March Madness 2021: live stream NCAA basketball with ESPN Player

In some countries, you may be baffled by the fact that NCAA college basketball is just as popular as the NBA among some fans. If you want to know what all the fuss is about or are just a US expat living abroad that's desperate to root for their school, then ESPN Player is the way to watch a March Madness live stream in many countries around the world.

It's available in the UK, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, coming in at the very reasonable price of £9.99/€11.99 for the next month (or £69.99/€79.99 for a whole year). 

That gets you live and on-demand coverage of every single March Madness 2021 game, as well as access to other live sports events, ESPN originals and ESPN Films. The service also supports both desktop and mobile, so you’ll never miss any of the action, no matter where you.

Best of all, anyone in one of the service's covered countries can try a FREE 7-day ESPN Player trial to see if they like it or not - one of the few legitimate ways to watch NCAA March Madness free online.

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How to watch Gonzaga vs Baylor in Canada


In Canada, you can watch the Gonzaga vs Baylor game on TSN. The game tips off at 9.20pm ET / 6.20pm PT.

Its TSN Direct streaming service can be had from just $7.99 a day or (much better value) $19.99 a month and can be purchased by anyone - regardless of whether you have the channel as part of a pay TV package in the country or not.

Having said that, existing subscribers should note they can log-in to watch TSN live streams at no extra charge with details of their provider. There's also an app for convenient on-the-go streaming, an annual plan deal that saves you some serious money, and the very Canadian problem of all stated pricing being before tax.

Canadian abroad? Then you can use a VPN to magically find themselves back in Canada to live stream March Madness coverage just like they would at home.

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UK March Madness live stream: watch Gonzaga vs Baylor

using ESPN Player

Hoops fans based in the UK can watch every shot of the 2021 March Madness basketball using ESPN Player, the network giant's international streaming-only service.

The Gonzaga vs Baylor game tips off at 2.20am BST on Monday night/Tuesday morning - but it'll be well worth staying up for.

ESPN Player costs just £9.99 a month and offers a FREE 7-day trial, so you can watch the National Championship Game without paying a penny.

However, if you’re a BT Sport subscriber or thinking of becoming one, know that the broadcaster is also showing the college basketball action on TV and via its app.

Away from the UK? Stream ESPN Player and all your other usual services wherever you are with the help of a quality VPN.

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How to watch Gonzaga vs Baylor online in Australia

through slick streaming platform Kayo

Basketball fans Down Under will find that premium TV provider Foxtel is the holder of NCAA hoops rights for March Madness 2021.

That's not necessarily a bad thing, though, as it means you can live stream Gonzaga vs Baylor online through slick streaming platform Kayo, with tip-off set for 11.20am AEST on Tuesday morning.

Newbies can take advantage of a FREE Kayo trial to see if the service is right for them. For those who decide to keep it, Kayo price plans start from a super affordable AUD$25 a month - really good value considering how much premium live sports action it hosts. 

Not in Australia? Aussies abroad looking to watch a March Madness live stream should find that a good VPN helps them access their home streaming services wherever they are.

Aatif Sulleyman

Aatif is a freelance copywriter and journalist based in the UK. He’s written about technology, science and politics for publications including Gizmodo, The Independent, Trusted Reviews and Newsweek, but focuses on streaming at Future, an arrangement that combines two of his greatest passions: sport and penny-pinching.