March Madness: Weekend Guide

March Madness: Weekend Guide

By Scott McInnerney
WNSP Reporter

MOBILE, AL – NCAA March Madness kicked off Thursday, and WNSP has your one-stop viewing guide for the first and second rounds of action this week.

WNSP will be broadcasting games from 6 p.m. until midnight on weekdays during the tournament and from 11 a.m. until midnight on Saturdays and Sundays.

Games will be available on four different television stations (CBS, TRUTV, TNT, and TBS), and there are eight locations for the contests (Pittsburgh, Dallas, Boise, Wichita, Charlotte, Detroit, San Diego, and Nashville).

Below is a full guide of where to watch all the games in the first round.


Friday
CBS – No. 7 Texas A&M vs No. 10 Providence at 11:15 a.m. in Charlotte
No. 2 North Carolina vs No. 15 Lipscomb at 1:45 p.m. in Charlotte
No. 3 Michigan State vs No. 14 Bucknell at 6:10 p.m. in Detroit
No. 6 TCU vs the winner of Arizona State and Syracuse at 8:40 p.m. in Detroit

TRUTV – No. 2 Purdue vs No. 15 Cal State Fullerton at 11:40 a.m. in Detroit
No. 7 Arkansas vs No. 10 Butler at 2:10 p.m. in Detroit
No. 4 Auburn vs No. 13 Charleston at 6:27 p.m. in San Diego
No. 5 Clemson vs No. 12 New Mexico State at 8:57 p.m. in San Diego

TNT – No. 4 Wichita State vs No. 13 Marshall at 12:30 p.m. in San Diego
No. 5 West Virginia vs No. 12 Murray State at 3:00 p.m. in San Diego
No. 8 Creighton vs No. 9 Kansas State at 5:50 p.m. in Charlotte
No. 1 Virginia vs No. 16 UNBC at 8:20 p.m. in Charlotte

TBS – No. 2 Cincinnati vs No. 15 Georgia State at 1:00 p.m. in Nashville
No. 7 Nevada vs No. 10 Texas at 3:30 p.m. in Nashville
No. 1 Xavier vs the winner of North Carolina Central and Texas Southern at 6:20 p.m. in Nashville
No. 8 Missouri vs No. 9 Florida State at 8:50 p.m. in Nashville

Saturday

CBS – No. 9 Alabama vs No. 1 Villanova at 11:10 a.m. in Pittsburgh
No. 7 Rhode Island vs No. 2 Duke at 1:40 p.m. in Pittsburgh
No. 13 Buffalo vs No. 5 Kentucky at 4:15 p.m. in Boise
No. 5 Ohio State vs No. 4 Gonzaga at 6:45 p.m. in Boise

TNT – No. 11 Loyola-Chicago vs No. 3 Tennessee at 5:10 p.m. in Dallas
No. 6 Florida vs No. 3 Texas Tech at 7:40 p.m. in Dallas

TBS – No. 8 Seton Hall vs No. 1 Kansas at 6:10 p.m. in Wichita
No. 6 Houston vs No. 3 Michigan at 8:40 p.m. in Wichita

For all your NCAA March Madness news, tune in to WNSP and listen to Sports Drive weekdays from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Thomas Gleaton