ESPN will televise 11 of the 32 NCAA tournament first-round games live and CBS will televise two tape-delayed, it was announced Sunday.
The CBS games, both to be televised at 11:30 p.m., will be Virginia-Wyoming Thursday and Oklahoma-Tulsa Friday.
ESPN, which today will announce 10 additional tape-delayed first-round telecasts, begins live coverage at 9 a.m. both Thursday and Friday. The ESPN schedule:
Thursday 9 a.m.--Missouri vs. Xavier (Ohio). 11:30 a.m.--Notre Dame vs. Middle Tennessee. 1:30 p.m.--Nevada Las Vegas vs. Idaho State. 4 p.m.--Navy vs. Michigan. 6:30 p.m.--North Carolina vs. Pennsylvania.
Friday 9 a.m.--Purdue vs. Northeastern. 11:30 a.m.--Florida vs. North Carolina St. 1:30 p.m.--Georgia Tech vs. LSU (joined in progress). 2:30 p.m.--Texas El Paso vs. Arizona (joined in progress). 4 p.m.--Georgetown vs. Bucknell. 6:30 p.m.--Kentucky vs. Ohio St.