CBS Sports and Turner Sports have added Pitt head coach Jeff Capel as a guest studio analyst for coverage of the 2019 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship airing across TBS, CBS, TNT and truTV. Capel will join the Atlanta studio team — host Casey Stern and analysts Brendan Haywood, Candace Parker and Seth Davis — Thursday, March 21, and Friday, March 22.
Capel just completed his first season leading Pitt, following a 162-110 record and three NCAA tournament appearances — including a trip to the Elite Eight in 2008 — as head coach for Oklahoma and Virginia Commonwealth University. A four-year starter for Duke during his collegiate career, Capel played in the 1994 National Championship Game for the Blue Devils.
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For the ninth consecutive year, Turner Sports and CBS Sports will provide live coverage of all 67 games from the 2019 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship across four national television networks — TBS, CBS, TNT and truTV — and NCAA March Madness Live. This year’s tournament will continue with the NCAA First Four™ on truTV, tonight, Wednesday, March 20, at 6 p.m. ET.
CBS will broadcast this year’s NCAA Final Four National Semifinals on Saturday, April 6, along with the National Championship on Monday, April 8.