Wildcats, Gators Headline This Week’s ESPN Networks College Basketball Broadcast Schedule

January 18, 2018 by: admin

Courtesy: ESPN

By Philip Sayblack

ESPN’s College GameDay Covered by State Farm is headed to Kentucky.

The network’s flaghship college basketball program will air live Saturday from the campus of the University of Kansas.  The broadcast will preceded ESPN’s broadcast of Saturday Primetime presented by AT&T, which is currently set to start at 8:15 p.m. ET.

The Wildcats are scheduled to face the Florida Gators in Saturday’s game. Saturday morning’s CGD broadcast will come live from Rupp Arena beginning at 11 a.m. ET.  An evening edition will lead into the game.

The Wildcats/Gators matchup is not the only game on this week’s schedule across the ESPN networks.  No. 2 Virginia is on the road tonight against Georgia Tech.  That game is scheduled to air at 8 p.m. ET on ACC Network Extra along with a matchup of N.C. State and Wake Forest.  Buffalo and Western Michigan face off Friday night at 7 p.m. on ESPNU.  No. 3 Purdue opens Saturday’s broadcast schedule at noon as the Boilermakers visit Iowa.  That game is set to air on ESPN.

The current men’s college basketball broadcast schedule for this week is noted below.

Thu, Jan 18 7 p.m. Murray State at Belmont
Dave LaMont, Adrian Branch
Old Dominion at Florida International ESPN3
Binghamton at Stony Brook ESPN3
Hartford at Maine ESPN3
UMass Lowell at Albany ESPN3
Vermont at New Hampshire ESPN3
North Florida at NJIT ESPN3
Jacksonville at South Carolina Upstate ESPN3
Stetson at Kennesaw State ESPN3
Niagara at Quinnipiac ESPN3
Marist at Siena ESPN3
UIC at Youngstown State ESPN3
IUPUI at Cleveland State ESPN3
Northern Kentucky at Milwaukee ESPN3
The Citadel at UNC Greensboro ESPN3
East Tennessee State at Furman ESPN3
Mercer at VMI ESPN3
7:30 p.m. Florida Gulf Coast at Lipscomb ESPN3
NAIA Basketball
Park at Missouri Baptist
8 p.m. No. 2 Virginia at Georgia Tech ACC Network Extra
Wake Forest at NC State ACC Network Extra
Lake Superior State at Grand Valley State ESPN3
Wright State at Green Bay ESPN3
Wofford at Samford ESPN3
8:15 p.m. Louisiana at UT Arlington ESPN3
Appalachian State at Troy ESPN3
9 p.m. Saint Mary’s at No. 13 Gonzaga
Tom Hart, P.J. Carlesimo
USC at Oregon
Dave Pasch, Bill Walton
UNC Asheville at Winthrop
Matt Schick, Paul Biancardi
Seattle at New Mexico State ESPN3
10 p.m. Cal Poly at UC Irvine ESPN3
11 p.m. Loyola Marymount at BYU
Roxy Bernstein, Caron Butler
Fri, Jan 19 7 p.m. St. Bonaventure at Davidson
Mike Corey, Mark Planksy
Buffalo at Western Michigan
Jim Barbar, Tim Welsh
Iona at Monmouth ESPN3
9 p.m. Canisius at Manhattan
Robert Lee, Julianne Viani
Saturday Showcase Presented by 5-Hour ENERGY (ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPNEWS)
Sat, Jan 20 Noon No. 3 Purdue at Iowa
Dave Flemming, Dan Dakich
Florida State at Virginia Tech
Mike Couzens, Cory Alexander
No. 7 Wichita State at Houston
Kevin Brown, John Thompson III
1 p.m. LSU at Vanderbilt
Mike Morgan, Dane Bradshaw
SEC Network
Niagara at Fairfield ESPN3
Northern Kentucky at Green Bay ESPN3
The Citadel at VMI ESPN3
2 p.m. No. 4 Oklahoma at Oklahoma State
Jason Benetti, Robbie Hummel
Georgia Tech at UNC
Doug Sherman, Jason Capel
No. 8 Texas Tech at Iowa State
Lowell Galindo, Lance Blanks
North Florida at South Carolina Upstate ESPN3
Illinois State at Indiana State ESPN3
Northern Illinois at Akron ESPN3
Ohio at Eastern Michigan ESPN3
2:15 p.m. Georgia Southern at Georgia State ESPN3
3:30 p.m. Ole Miss at Arkansas
Richard Cross, Barry Booker
SEC Network
UIC at Cleveland State ESPN3
Central Michigan at Bowling Green ESPN3
Ball State at Miami (Ohio) ESPN3
4 p.m. Notre Dame at No. 20 Clemson
Bob Wischusen, Dick Vitale
Missouri at Texas A&M
Tom Hart, Sean Farnham
No. 24 TCU at Kansas State
Mitch Holthus, Reid Gettys
East Carolina at No. 12 Cincinnati
Will Flemming, Mark Adams
Pittsburgh at No. 5 Duke ACC Network Extra
Jacksonville at NJIT ESPN3
Missouri State at Drake ESPN3
Oakland at Detroit ESPN3
Western Carolina at East Tennessee State ESPN3
4:30 p.m. Florida Gulf Coast at Kennesaw State ESPN3
Abilene Christian at Central Arkansas ESPN3
Samford at Furman ESPN3
5 p.m. Texas A&M-Commerce at West Texas A&M ESPN3
Stetson at Lipscomb ESPN3
Mercer at UNC Greensboro ESPN3
5:15 p.m. UL Monroe at UT Arlington ESPN3
Coastal Carolina at Troy ESPN3
5:30 p.m. Sam Houston State at Lamar ESPN3
6 p.m. Baylor at No. 10 Kansas
Rich Hollenberg, Fran Fraschilla
No. 21 Tennessee at South Carolina
Beth Mowins, Jimmy Dykes
Tulane at SMU
Ted Emrich, Tim Welsh
Jay Alter, Mark Wise
Georgia at No. 17 Auburn
Dave Neal, Jon Sundvold
SEC Network
Utah Valley State at New Mexico State ESPN3
7 p.m. Cal Poly at  Cal State Northridge ESPN3
IUPUI at Youngstown State ESPN3
Wright State at Milwaukee ESPN3
Chattanooga at Wofford ESPN3
Kent State at Toledo ESPN3
7:30 p.m. Incarnate Word at New Orleans ESPN3
8 p.m. Memphis at Tulsa
Taylor Zarzour, Dino Gaudio
Denver at Oral Roberts ESPN3
No. 13 Gonzaga at Santa Clara ESPN3
Ferris State (MI) at Grand Valley State ESPN3
Louisiana at Texas State ESPN3
Evansville at Bradley ESPN3
8:15 p.m. Saturday Primetime presented by AT&T
Florida at No. 18 Kentucky
Dan Shulman, Jay Bilas, Maria Taylor
8:30 p.m. Mississippi State at Alabama
Kevin Fitzgerald, Sean Harrington
SEC Network
9 p.m. San Diego at BYU ESPN3
10 p.m. Boise State at Nevada
Steve Quis, Adrian Branch
10:15 p.m. UCLA at Oregon
Dave Pasch, Bill Walton
Sun, Jan 21 Midnight UC Irvine at UC Santa Barbara
Sam Farber, Richie Schueler
Noon Boston College at Louisville ACC Network Extra
1 p.m. Stony Brook at New Hampshire ESPN3
Vermont at Hartford ESPN3
Canisius at Iona ESPN3
2 p.m. UMBC at Albany ESPN3
UMass Lowell at Binghamton ESPN3
Siena at Quinnipiac ESPN3
4 p.m. Loyola-Chicago at Valparaiso
Mitch Holthus, Malcolm Huckaby
Northern Iowa at Southern Illinois ESPN3
6 p.m. No. 2 Virginia at Wake Forest
Anish Shroff, Cory Alexander
7 p.m. No. 25 Miami at NC State ACC Network Extra
8 p.m. Washington State at Utah
Roxy Bernstein, Corey Williams
Mon, Jan 22 7 p.m. Big Monday presented by Jos. A. Bank
No. 15 UNC at Virginia Tech
Sean McDonough, Jay Bilas, Allison Williams
Big Monday presented by Jos. A. Bank
Iowa State at Texas
Mark Neely, Lance Blacks
9 p.m. Big Monday presented by Jos. A. Bank
No. 6 West Virginia at No. 24 TCU
Bob Wischusen, Fran Fraschilla, Holly Rowe
Big Monday presented by Jos. A. Bank
Kansas State at Baylor
Matt Schick, Dino Gaudio
Tue, Jan 23 6:30 p.m. Arkansas at Georgia
Roy Philpott, Brooke Weisbrod
SEC Network
7 p.m. Super Tuesday presented by Boost Mobile
No. 10 Kansas at No. 4 Oklahoma
Jon Sciambi, Tom Crean
Super Tuesday presented by Boost Mobile
Wisconsin at Iowa
Dave Flemming, Dan Dakich, Molly McGrath
Super Tuesday presented by Boost Mobile
Oklahoma State at No. 8 Texas Tech
Clay Matvick, Tim Welsh
Super Tuesday presented by Boost Mobile
Vanderbilt at No. 21 Tennessee
Kevin Fitzgerald, Sean Harrington
No. 20 Clemson at No. 2 Virginia ACC Network Extra
Rider at Fairfield ESPN3
Toledo at Western Michigan ESPN3
Eastern Michigan at Buffalo ESPN3
Ball State at Kent State ESPN3
Miami (Ohio) at Central Michigan ESPN3
Ohio at Akron ESPN3
8 p.m. Missouri State at Bradley ESPN3
Bowling Green at Northern Illinois ESPN3
8:30 p.m. Alabama at Ole Miss
Dave Neal, Daymeon Fishback
SEC Network
9 p.m. Super Tuesday presented by Boost Mobile
Mississippi State at No. 18 Kentucky
Joe Tessitore, Sean Farnham, Laura Rutledge
Super Tuesday presented by Boost Mobile
Texas A&M at LSU
Rich Hollenberg, Debbie Antonelli
No. 5 Duke at Wake Forest ACC Network Extra
William Jessup at Grand Canyon University ESPN3

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