College Basketball Viewing Picks for 03/06 & 03/07/09

men’s schedule courtesy of Matt’s College Sports

Saturday, March 6

College Gameday live from Durham, NC – ESPN, 11 a.m.


Atlantic Sun Championship – Macon, GA
ESPN2, 6 p.m.

Big South Championship – Conway, SC
Winthrop at Coastal Carolina – ESPN2, 4 p.m.

Colonial Athletic Association Tournament – Richmond, VA
Old Dominion vs. Towson/UNC-Wilmington – Comcast Network/Comcast SportsNet New England, noon
George Mason vs. Virginia Commonwealth/Delaware – Comcast Network/Comcast SportsNet New England/CSS, 2:30 p.m.
Northeastern vs. Hofstra/Georgia State – Comcast Network/Comcast SportsNet New England/CSS, 6 p.m.
William & Mary vs. Drexel/James Madison – Comcast Network/Comcast SportsNet New England/CSS, 8:30 p.m.

Horizon League Tournament – Indianapolis, IN
Butler vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee/Cleveland State – ESPNU, 8 p.m.

Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference – Albany, NY
St. Peter’s vs. Rider – MSG Network/Fox College Sports, 2:30 p.m.
Siena vs. Loyola (MD)/Manhattan – MSG Network/Fox College Sports, 5 p.m.
Fairfield vs. Canisius/Marist – MSG2/MASN/Fox College Sports, 7:30 p.m.
Iona vs. Niagra – MSG Network/MASN/Fox College Sports, 10 p.m.

Missouri Valley Conference Tournament – St. Louis, MO
Game #1 – Comcast SportsNet Chicago/Fox Sports Midwest, 2:30 p.m.
Game #2 – Comcast SportsNet Chicago/Fox Sports Midwest, 5 p.m.

Ohio Valley Conference Championship – Nashville, TN
ESPN2, 8 p.m.

West Coast Conference Tournament – Las Vegas, NV
San Francisco vs. Loyola-Marymount/Pepperdine – Comcast SportsNet Bay Area Plus/Comcast SportsNet Northwest/Cox 4, 9 p.m.
Portland vs. San Diego/Santa Clara – Comcast SportsNet Bay Area/Comcast SportsNet Northwest/Cox 4, 11:30 p.m.

Northwestern at Indiana – Big Ten Network

West Virginia at Villanova – CBS

Texas A&M at Oklahoma – ESPN
Florida State at Miami (FL) – ESPN2

1 p.m.
Tulsa at Memphis – CBS College Sports

1:30 p.m.
Nebrasaka at Oklahoma State – Big 12 Network

Maryland at Virginia – Raycom

Auburn at Alabama – SEC Network

2 p.m.
Notre Dame at Marquette – Big East Network
UConn at South Florida – Big East Network

Kansas at Missouri – CBS

Syracuse at Louisville – ESPN
South Carolina at Vanderbilt – ESPN2

2:30 p.m.
Purdue at Penn State – Big Ten Network

3:30 p.m.
Utah at Colorado State – the mtn.

4 p.m.
Texas Tech at Colorado – Big 12 Network

UCLA at Arizona State – CBS

URI at UMass – Cox Sports RI

Texas at Baylor – ESPN

Ole Miss at Arkansas – SEC Network

Wyoming at UNLV – Versus

4:30 p.m.
Rutgers at Pittsburgh – Big East Network

5 p.m.
Georgia at LSU – Fox Sports Houston/Fox Sports Southwest/SportSouth/Sun Sports

6 p.m.
Iowa State at Kansas State – Big 12 Network

Tennessee at Mississippi State – ESPN

Cal at Stanford – Fox Sports Net

BYU at TCU – the mtn.

8 p.m.
College Gameday live from Durham, NC

Houston at Tulane – CBS College Sports

9 p.m.
North Carolina at Duke – ESPN

San Diego State at Air Force – the mtn.


ACC Tournament – Greensboro, NC
Game #1 – Fox Sports Net, 1 p.m.
Game #2 – Fox Sports Net, 3:30 p.m.

SEC Tournament – Duluth, GA
Game #1 – ESPNU, 3:30 p.m.
Game #2 – ESPNU, 6 p.m.

Sunday, March 7


Colonial Athletic Association Tournament – Richmond, VA
Old Dominion vs. Virginia Commonwealth – Comcast Network/Comcast SportsNet New England/CSS, 3 p.m.
Northeastern vs. William & Mary – Comcast Network/Comcast SportsNet New England/CSS, 5:30 p.m.

Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference – Albany, NY
Rider vs. Siena – MSG Network/MASN/Fox College Sports, 4:30 p.m.
Fairfield vs. Niagra – MSG Plus/MASN/Fox College Sports, 7 p.m.

Missouri Valley Conference Championship – St. Louis, MO
Northern Iowa vs. Wichita State – CBS, 2 p.m.

Northeast Conference Tournament
Long Island at Quinnipiac – MSG Network/Fox College Sports, 2 p.m.

Patriot League
American at Lehigh – CBS College Sports, 8 p.m.

SoCon Tournament – Charlotte, NC
Western Carolina vs. Wofford – SportSouth/Fox College Sports, 6 p.m.
Appalachian State vs. College of Charleston – SportSouth/Fox College Sports, 8:30 p.m.

West Coast Conference – Las Vegas
Gonzaga vs. Loyola Marymount – ESPN2, 8:30 p.m.
St. Mary’s vs. Portlan – ESPN2, 11 p.m.

Florida at Kentucky – CBS

2 p.m.
Wisconsin at Illinois – ESPN

Boston College at NC State – Raycom

4 p.m.
Michigan at Michigan State – CBS

6 p.m.
Iowa at Minnesota – Big Ten Network

Clemson at Wake Forest – Fox Sports Net


ACC Championship – Greensboro, NC
NC State vs. Duke – Fox Sports Net, 1 p.m.

Atlantic 10 Tournament – Upper Marlboro, MD
Xavier vs. Charlotte – CBS College Sports, noon
Dayton vs. Temple – CBS College Sports, 2:30 p.m.

Big East Tournament – Hartford, CT
St. John’s vs. Notre Dame – ESPNU, noon
UConn vs. Syracuse – ESPNU, 2:30 p.m.
West Virginia vs. DePaul – ESPNU, 6 p.m.
Georgetown vs. Rutgers – ESPNU, 8:30 p.m.

Big Ten Championship – Indianapolis, IN
Ohio State vs. Iowa – ESPN2, 4:30 p.m.

SEC Championship – Duluth, GA
Kentucky vs. Tennessee – ESPN2, 6:30 p.m.

3:30 p.m.
Texas at Baylor – Fox Sports Net

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