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  The charts below outline who will be calling each game in the First Four games and round of 64.

Turner Sports and CBS Sports’ exclusive coverage of the 2017 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship will tip off with the NCAA First Four on truTV on Tuesday, March 14 and Wednesday, March 15 (6 p.m. ET, both days). First-round game coverage will begin Thursday, March 16 and Friday, March 17 (noon-midnight, both days) with all games available live in their entirety across four national television networks — TBS, CBS, TNT and truTV — and via NCAA March Madness Live.

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Below are the tip times and commentator assignments for the NCAA First Four and first-round games. Tip times for the second-round games on Saturday will be announced on Thursday after the conclusion of the day’s games. Sunday’s tip times will be released after the conclusion of play on Friday.

This year’s NCAA Final Four national semifinals on Saturday, April 1, along with the national championship on Monday, April 3, will be broadcast on CBS.

NCAA First Four - Tuesday, March 14
Tip (ET) Network Site Game Play-by-Play/Analyst//Reporter
6:40 p.m. truTV Dayton I

Mt. Saint Mary's vs. New Orleans

Brian Anderson/Clark Kellogg//Lewis Johnson
After conc. I truTV Dayton II Kansas State vs. Wake Forest Anderson/Kellogg//Johnson
NCAA First Four - Wednesday, March 15
Tip (ET) Network Site Game Play-by-Play/Analyst//Reporter
6:40 p.m. truTV Dayton I

NC Central vs. UC Davis

Spero Dedes/Steve Smith/Len Elmore//Ros Gold-Onwude
After conc. I truTV Dayton II Providence vs. USC Dedes/Smith/Elmore//Gold-Onwude
First-round games - Thursday afternoon, March 16 (Noon-6 p.m.)
Tip (ET) Network Site Game Play-by-Play/Analyst//Reporter
12:15 p.m. CBS Buffalo I Notre Dame vs. Princeton Verne Lundquist/Jim Spanarkel//Allie LaForce
12:40 p.m. truTV Orlando I Virginia vs. UNCW Ian Eagle/Steve Lavin//Evan Washburn
1:30 p.m. TNT Milwaukee I Butler vs. Winthrop Carter Blackburn/Mike Gminski/Debbie Antonelli//Lisa Byington
2:00 p.m. TBS Salt Lake City I Gonzaga vs. South Dakota State Andrew Catalon/Steve Lappas//Jamie Erdahl
After conc. I CBS Buffalo II West Virginia vs. Bucknell Lundquist/Spanarkel//LaForce
After conc. I truTV Orlando II Florida vs. East Tennessee State Eagle/Lavin//Washburn
After conc. I TNT Milwaukee II Minnesota vs. Middle Tennessee Blackburn/Gminski/Antonelli//Byington
After conc. I TBS Salt Lake City II Northwestern vs. Vanderbilt Catalon/Lappas//Erdahl
First Round Games - Thursday evening, March 16 (6:30 p.m. ET-midnight)
Tip (ET) Network Site Game Play-by-Play/Analyst//Reporter
6:50 p.m. TNT Orlando III Maryland vs. Xavier Eagle/Lavin//Washburn
7:10 p.m. CBS Buffalo III Villanova vs. Mt. Saint Mary's/New Orleans Lundquist/Spanarkel//LaForce
7:20 p.m. TBS Salt Lake City III St. Mary's vs. VCU Catalon/Lappas//Erdahl
7:27 p.m. truTV Milwaukee III Purdue vs. Vermont Blackburn/Gminski/Antonelli//Byington
After conc. III TNT Orlando IV Florida State vs. Florida Gulf Coast Eagle/Lavin//Washburn
After conc. III CBS Buffalo IV Wisconsin vs. Virginia Tech Lundquist/Spanarkel//LaForce
After conc. III TBS Salt Lake City IV Arizona vs. North Dakota Catalon/Lappas//Erdahl
After conc. III truTV Milwaukee IV Iowa State vs. Nevada Blackburn/Gminski/Antonelli//Byington
First Round Games - Friday afternoon, March 17 (Noon-6 p.m ET.)
Tip (ET) Network Site Game Play-by-Play/Analyst//Reporter
12:15 p.m. CBS Indianapolis I Michigan vs. Oklahoma State Jim Nantz/Grant Hill/Bill Raftery//Tracy Wolfson
12:40 p.m. truTV Tulsa I Baylor vs. New Mexico State Kevin Harlan/Reggie Miller/Dan Bonner//Dana Jacobson
1:30 p.m. TNT Greenville I Arkansas vs. Seton Hall Brian Anderson/Chris Webber//Lewis Johnson
2:00 p.m. TBS Sacramento I Oregon vs. Iona Spero Dedes/Steve Smith/Len Elmore//Ros Gold-Onwude
After conc. I CBS Indianapolis II Louisville vs. Jacksonville State Nantz/Miller/Raftery//Wolfson
After conc. I truTV Tulsa II SMU vs. Providence/USC Harlan/Miller/Bonner//Jacobson
After conc. I TNT Greenville II North Carolina vs. Texas Southern Anderson/Webber//Johnson
After conc. I TBS Sacramento II Creighton vs. Rhode Island Dedes/Smith/Elmore//Gold-Onwude
First Round Games - Friday evening, March 17 (6:30 p.m. ET-midnight)
Tip (ET) Network Site Game Play-by-Play/Analyst//Reporter
6:50 p.m. TNT Tulsa III Kansas vs. NC Central/UC Davis Harlan/Miller/Bonner//Jacobson
7:10 p.m. CBS Indianapolis III Dayton vs. Wichita State Nantz/Hill/Raftery//Wolfson
7:20 p.m. TBS Greenville III Duke vs. Troy Anderson/Webber//Johnson
7:27 p.m. truTV Sacramento III Cincinnati vs. Kansas State/Wake Forest Dedes/Smith/Elmore//Gold-Onwude
After conc. III TNT Tulsa IV Miami (Fla.) vs. Michigan State Harlan/Miller/Bonner//Jacobson
After conc. III CBS Indianapolis IV Kentucky vs. Northern Kentucky Nantz/Hill/Raftery//Wolfson
After conc. III TBS Greenville IV South Carolina vs. Marquette Anderson/Webber//Johnson
After conc. III truTV Sacramento IV UCLA vs. Kent State Dedes/Smith/Elmore//Gold-Onwude


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