68…64…32…16Posted: March 15, 2012
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Enough studying the brackets, it’s time for the games.
After the First Four Tuesday and Wednesday night, the main event tips at noon Thursday on CBS. One-loss Murray State gets the opening slot, playing Colorado State before Marquette takes on BYU. In primetime on CBS, VCU faces Wichita State.
TruTv’s four games on Thursday start with Southern Mississippi against Kansas State at 12:30 p.m., while TBS shows Louisville taking on Davidson at 1:30 p.m. and TNT kicks off its day with Montana-Wisconsin.
Friday, Virginia’s game with Florida at 2 p.m. starts the day on TNT. CBS begins its’ four-game run with Texas against Cincinnati at noon, TruTV offers N.C. State meeting San Diego State at 12:30 p.m. and TBS brings Alabama-Creighton at 1:30 p.m.
Third round action starts Saturday and Sunday at noon on CBS. TNT has a pair of games each day, starting at 6 p.m., and TBS starts its weekend doubleheaders at 7 p.m. TruTV chips in a contest Sunday at 7:30 p.m.
For those who love the old NIT, ESPN shows a second round game Sunday at 11 a.m.
The women’s tournament starts Saturday at 11 a.m. on ESPN2, and other teams tip off Sunday beginning at noon.
While the NCAA men’s teams are aiming at New Orleans, the Wizards are there Thursday – facing the Hornets at 8 p.m. on Comcast. Friday, they play the Hawks in Atlanta at 7:30 p.m. and then it’s off to Memphis Sunday at 6 p.m.
ESPN has the Heat taking on the 76ers Friday at 7 p.m., then Sunday at 7 p.m. the Heat host Orlando.
NASCAR rides into Thunder Valley this weekend. The Sprint car drivers hit the track Sunday at 12:30 p.m. on FOX, while the Nationwide race is on ESPN Saturday at 1 p.m.
NBC has the PGA tour’s Transitions Championship Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m.
The Flyers battle Sidney Crosby and the Penguins Sunday at 12:30 p.m. on NBC. The Capitals visit Southeast Division rival Winnipeg Friday at 8:30 p.m. on Comcast-plus.
The Capitals play Chicago Sunday at 7 p.m. on NBC Sports Network, which shows Detroit-San Jose Saturday at 10:30 p.m.
The Nationals take on the Yankees Thursday at 1 p.m. on MASN. Sunday at 7 p.m., the Orioles face the Yankees.
ABC shows the finals of the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Sunday, starting at 2 p.m. They show a pair of semifinals Saturday at 2 p.m., while ESPN2 has an ATP quarterfinal Friday starting at 4 p.m. and a WTA semifinal at 11 p.m.
NBC Sports network has MLS action between Philadelphia and Colorado Sunday at 4 p.m.
It’s SEC baseball on Comcast Saturday, with Vanderbilt taking on Florida at 1 p.m. and Mississippi State meeting LSU at 7 p.m.
NBC Sports network shows the semifinals of Hockey East Friday – Boston College vs. Providence at 5 p.m. before Boston University meets Maine at 8 p.m. The final is Saturday at 8 p.m.
The finals of the NCAA Division I wrestling championships will be Saturday at 7:30 p.m. on ESPN.