Exclusive Coverage Continues with Second Round on Friday, March 22
CBS Sports and Turner Sports announce tip times and match-ups for third round coverage of the 2013 NCAA® Division I Men’s Basketball Championship on Saturday, March 23 (Noon-Midnight ET) with all games available in their entirety across four national television networks – TBS, CBS, TNT and truTV. Exclusive live coverage continues with second round action on Friday, March 22 (11 a.m.-Midnight).
Studio coverage will continue with Greg Gumbel and Ernie Johnson sharing hosting duties each day. Charles Barkley, Greg Anthony and Kenny Smith will provide analysis throughout the tournament alongside Gumbel or Johnson from the CBS Broadcast Center in New York. Matt Winer will host the studio coverage from Turner Studios in Atlanta with analysts Seth Davis and Steve Smith on Saturday and Sunday.
Following are the tip times for Friday’s second round games and Saturday’s third round games, as well as the announce and production team assignments. Tip times for the third round games on Sunday will be announced on Friday after the conclusion of the day’s games. For a complete channel guide see the channel finder at NCAA.com/MyChannels.
NCAA March Madness Live® will continue to provide college basketball fans unparalleled multi-screen digital access to the 2013 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship including live streaming of every game. The digital suite of products will also feature video highlights, full game replays, real-time game alerts, live game scoring, real-time tournament brackets, personal channel lineup features, live stats, robust social media integration and more.
SECOND ROUND GAMES
FRIDAY AFTERNOON, MARCH 22 (Noon-5 p.m. ET)
|12:15 p.m.||CBS||Philadelphia I||Albany vs. Duke||Kevin Harlan/Len Elmore/Reggie Miller//Lewis Johnson|
|Steve Scheer/Mike Arnold|
|12:40 p.m.||truTV||Kansas City I||Ole Miss vs. Wisconsin||Marv Albert/Steve Kerr//Craig Sager|
|Scott Cockerill/Lonnie Dale|
|1:40 p.m.||TBS||Dayton I||Temple vs. N.C. State||Jim Nantz/Clark Kellogg//Tracy Wolfson|
|Mark Wolff/Bob Fishman|
|2:10 p.m.||TNT||Austin I||Pacific vs. Miami||Tim Brando/Mike Gminski//
|Vic Frank/Mark Grant|
|After conc. I||CBS||Philadelphia II||Cincinnati vs. Creighton||Harlan/Elmore/Miller//Johnson|
|After conc. I||truTV||Kansas City II||LaSalle vs. Kansas State||Albert/Kerr//Sager|
|After conc. I||TBS||Dayton II||James Madison vs. Indiana||Nantz/Kellogg/Wolfson|
|After conc. I||TNT||Austin II||Colorado vs. Illinois||Brando/Gminski/Livingston|
SECOND ROUND GAMES
FRIDAY EVENING, MARCH 22 (6:30 p.m.-Midnight ET)
|6:50 p.m.||TBS||Philadelphia III||Florida Gulf Coast vs. Georgetown||Harlan/Elmore/Miller//Johnson|
|7:15 p.m.||CBS||Dayton III||Iona vs. Ohio State||Nantz/Kellogg//Wolfson|
|7:20 p.m.||TNT||Kansas City III||Villanova vs. North Carolina||Albert/Kerr//Sager|
|7:27 p.m.||truTV||Austin III||Northwestern St. vs. Florida||Brando/Gminski/Livingston|
|After conc. III||TBS||Philadelphia IV||Oklahoma vs. San Diego State||Harlan/Elmore/Miller//Johnson|
|After conc. III||CBS||Dayton IV||Iowa St. vs. Notre Dame||Nantz/Kellogg//Wolfson|
|After conc. III||TNT||Kansas City IV||Western Kentucky vs.Kansas||Albert/Kerr//Sager|
|After conc. III||truTV||Austin IV||Minnesota vs. UCLA||Brando/Gminski/Livingston|
THIRD ROUND GAMES
SATURDAY, MARCH 23 (Noon-Midnight ET)
|12:15 p.m.||CBS||Auburn Hills I||VCU vs. Michigan||Verne Lundquist/Bill Raftery//Rachel Nichols|
|Bob Dekas/Suzanne Smith|
|After conc. 1||CBS||Auburn Hills II||Memphis vs. Michigan St.||Lundquist/ Raftery// Nichols|
|5:15 p.m.||CBS||Lexington I||Colorado State vs. Louisville||Ian Eagle/Jim Spanarkel//Allie LaForce|
|Bob Mansbach/Chris Svendsen|
|6:10 p.m.||TNT||Salt Lake City I||Harvard vs. Arizona||Spero Dedes/Doug Gottlieb//Jamie Maggio|
|Ken Mack/Jim Cornell|
|7:10 pm||TBS||San Jose I||Oregon vs. St. Louis||Brian Anderson/Dan Bonner//
|Craig Silver/Renardo Lowe|
|After conc. I||CBS||Lexington II||Butler vs. Marquette||Eagle/Spanarkel//LaForce|
|After conc. I||TNT||Salt Lake City II||Wichita St. vs. Gonzaga||Dedes/Gottlieb//Maggio|
|After conc. I||TBS||San Jose II||California vs. Syracuse/Montana||Anderson/ Bonner//Snider|
# # #
Turner Sports and CBS Sports Add University of Pittsburgh Head Coach Jamie Dixon as Guest Studio Analyst
CBS Sports and Turner Sports have added University of Pittsburgh head men’s basketball coach Jamie Dixon as guest studio analyst for the 2013 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship airing across TBS, CBS, TNT and truTV.
Dixon will join host Matt Winer and analysts Seth Davis and Steve Smith for the third round games on Saturday, March 23, and Sunday, March 24, from Turner Studios in Atlanta.