basketball-men-d1 flag

NCAA.com | March 17, 2018

Tip times announced for Sunday's second round games

CBS Sports and Turner Sports announced tip times and matchups for second round coverage of the 2018 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship on Sunday, March 18 (noon-midnight ET), with all games available in their entirety across four national television networks — TBS, CBS, TNT and truTV — and via NCAA March Madness Live.  The night’s coverage will conclude with Inside March Madness Presented by Buick following Marshall vs. West Virginia on TBS.  Exclusive live coverage will continue with the start of second round action on Saturday, March 17, beginning at noon.

Following are the tip times and commentator assignments for Saturday and Sunday’s Second Round games. Tip times for next Thursday and Friday’s Regional Semifinals will be announced on Sunday after the conclusion of the day’s games.

This year’s NCAA Final Four national semifinals on Saturday, March 31, along with the national championship on Monday, April 2, will air on TBS, with corresponding TeamCast presentations on TNT and TruTV.

Second Round Games – Saturday, March 17 (Noon-Midnight)

TIP (ET) NETWORK SITE GAME PLAY-BY-PLAY/ANALYST//REPORTER
12:10 p.m. CBS Pittsburgh I (9) Alabama vs. (1) Villanova Kevin Harlan / Reggie Miller / Dan Bonner // Dana Jacobson
After conc. I CBS Pittsburgh II (7) Rhode Island vs. (2) Duke Harlan / Miller / Bonner // Jacobson
5:15 p.m. CBS Boise I (13) Buffalo vs. (5) Kentucky Brian Anderson / Chris Webber // Lisa Byington
6:10 p.m. TNT Dallas I (11) Loyola (IL) vs. (3) Tennessee Spero Dedes / Steve Smith / Len Elmore // Ros Gold-Onwude
7:10 p.m. TBS Wichita I (8) Seton Hall vs. (1) Kansas Brad Nessler / Steve Lavin // Evan Washburn
After conc. I CBS Boise II (5) Ohio State vs. (4) Gonzaga Anderson / Webber // Byington
After conc. I TNT Dallas II (6) Florida vs. (3) Texas Tech Dedes / Smith / Elmore // Gold-Onwude
After conc. I TBS Wichita II (6) Houston vs. (3) Michigan Nessler / Lavin // Washburn

Second Round Games – Sunday, March 18 (Noon-Midnight)

TIP (ET) NETWORK SITE GAME PLAY-BY-PLAY/ANALYST//REPORTER
12:10 p.m. CBS Detroit I (10) Butler vs. (2) Purdue Ian Eagle / Jim Spanarkel // Allie LaForce
After conc. I CBS Detroit II (11) Syracuse vs. (3) Michigan State Eagle / Spanarkel // LaForce
5:15 p.m. CBS Charlotte I (7) Texas A&M vs. (2) North Carolina Jim Nantz / Grant Hill / Bill Raftery // Tracy Wolfson
6:10 p.m. TNT Nashville I (7) Nevada vs. (2) Cincinnati Andrew Catalon / Steve Lappas // Jamie Erdahl
7:10 p.m. TBS San Diego I (5) Clemson vs. (4) Auburn Carter Blackburn / Debbie Antonelli // John Schriffen
After conc. I truTV Charlotte II (16) UMBC vs. (9) Kansas State Nantz / Hill / Raftery // Wolfson
After conc. I TNT Nashville II (9) Florida State vs. (1) Xavier Catalon / Lappas // Erdahl
After conc. I TBS San Diego II (13) Marshall vs. (5) West Virginia Blackburn / Antonelli // Schriffen