via press release:
COLLEGE HOOPS ON CBS SPORTS NETWORK THIS WEEKEND
FEATURES BUBBLE TEAMS AND TOP-25 ACTION
CBS Sports Network’s college basketball coverage this weekend tips off on Friday, Feb. 28 with a Big East matchup between Providence and Seton Hall (7:00 PM, ET). John Sadak and Alaa Abdelnaby announce, along with reporter Jon Rothstein from Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.
College hoops action continues with four games on Saturday, March 1, beginning with Bucknell at American (2:00 PM, ET) from Bender Arena in Washington, D.C. A women’s contest between *No. 24-ranked Rutgers and No. 1-ranked UConn follows at 4:00 PM, ET. Brent Stover and Julianne Viani call the action from Gampel Pavilion in Storrs, Conn. Boise State at Wyoming tips off at 6:00 PM, ET from Arena Auditorium in Laramie, Wyo. Dave Ryan and Pete Gillen announce. No. 13-ranked San Diego State at Fresno State rounds out the day’s live action. Rich Waltz and Bob Wenzel handle the call from Save Mart Center in Fresno, Calif.
On Sunday, March 2, CBS Sports Network features a Big East contest between DePaul and St. John’s (12:00 NOON, ET) at Madison Square Garden in New York, N.Y. Turner Sports’ Marv Albert announces, along with Steve Lappas and Wally Szczerbiak.
Tonight’s action tips off at 7:00 PM, ET with VCU at Fordham, followed by No. 21 Memphis at Houston (9:00 PM, ET). Brad Johansen, Steve Wolf and reporter Jon Rothstein announce VCU-Fordham at Rose Hill Gym in the Bronx, N.Y., while Mark Followill and Chris Walker call Memphis-Houston from Hofheinz Pavilion in Houston, Texas.
Studio coverage throughout the weekend is hosted by Adam Zucker, who is joined by analysts Steve Lappas, Mateen Cleaves, Doug Gottlieb and Alaa Abdelnaby, as well as insiders Seth Davis and Jon Rothstein to provide pre-game, halftime and post-game coverage, along with news, highlights and analysis from across the country
CBS Sports Network is available across the country through local cable, video and telco providers and via satellite on DirecTV Channel 221 and Dish Network Channel 158. For more information, including a full programming schedule and how to get CBS Sports Network, go to www.cbssportsnetwork.com.