After an exciting day of NCAA Tournament action which saw Yale get past Baylor, Arkansas-Little Rock parlay a miracle 30 foot tying shot in regulation into a two-overtime win over Purdue and Providence somehow advancing in a last-second win against USC.
With that in mind, let’s provide the tip times, networks and announcing assignments for Saturday’s second round action in Denver, Des Moines, Providence and Raleigh.
CBS starts us off with a midday doubleheader live from the Providence Civic Center with Miami vs. Wichita State at noon ET followed by the millionaire CEO battle of Duke vs. Yale at approximately 2:40 p.m. CBS then shifts to Des Moines for Kentucky vs. Indiana at 5:15 p.m. ET followed by Kansas vs. UConn at approximately 7:45 p.m.
The Turner networks of TNT and TBS get started at 6:10 p.m. (Iowa State vs. Arkansas-Little Rock) and 7:10 p.m. (Virginia vs. Butler) respectively.
The day ends with UNC vs. Providence on TBS at approximately 9:40 p.m.
Here’s the schedule for you complete in black and white:
Second Round Games
|12:10 p.m.||CBS||Providence I||Miami vs. Wichita State||Ian Eagle/Chris Webber/Len Elmore//Evan Washburn|
|Approximately 2:40 p.m.||CBS||Providence II||Duke vs. Yale||Ian Eagle/Chris Webber/Len Elmore//Evan Washburn|
|5:15 p.m.||CBS||Des Moines I||Kentucky vs. Indiana||Jim Nantz/Grant Hill/Bill Raftery//Tracy Wolfson|
|6:10 p.m.||TNT||Denver I||Iowa State vs. Arkansas-Little Rock||Andrew Catalon/Steve Lappas//Jamie Erdahl|
|7:10 p.m.||TBS||Raleigh I||Virginia vs. Butler||Kevin Harlan/Reggie Miller/Dan Bonner//Lewis Johnson|
|Approximately 7:45 p.m.||CBS||Des Moines II||Kansas vs. Connecticut||Jim Nantz/Grant Hill/Bill Raftery//Tracy Wolfson|
|Approximately 8:40 p.m.||TNT||Denver II||Utah vs. Seton Hall/Gonzaga||Andrew Catalon/Steve Lappas//Jamie Erdahl|
|Approximately 9:40 p.m.||TBS||Raleigh II||North Carolina vs. Providence||Kevin Harlan/Reggie Miller/Dan Bonner//Lewis Johnson|
And that will do it.