via press release:
HUGE HOOPS MATCH-UP ON CBS SPORTS FEATURES NO. 1 KENTUCKY TAKING ON NO. 21 NORTH CAROLINA ON SATURDAY, DEC. 13
Verne Lundquist, Greg Anthony and Allie LaForce to Call Inaugural CBS SPORTS CLASSIC On Saturday, Dec. 20 at United Center in Chicago
CBS Sports’ college basketball coverage continues with a national broadcast on Saturday, Dec. 13 (12:00 NOON, ET) with *No. 1-ranked Kentucky taking on No. 21-ranked North Carolina.
Marv Albert and CBS Sports’ lead college basketball analyst Greg Anthony call the action live from Rupp Arena in Lexington, Ky. Jonathan Segal produces and Jim Cornell directs.
AT THE HALF, CBS Sports’ halftime studio show, is hosted by Adam Zucker, along with Seth Davis. Vin DeVito produces and Linda Malino directs.
In addition, Kentucky and North Carolina will both participate in the inaugural CBS SPORTS CLASSIC next Saturday, Dec. 20 at the United Center in Chicago, Ill. The CBS SPORTS CLASSIC is a new college basketball showcase featuring four of the nation’s most prestigious college basketball teams: Kentucky, North Carolina, Ohio State and UCLA. North Carolina will take on Ohio State at 1:00 PM, ET, followed by UCLA vs. Kentucky at 3:30 PM, ET on CBS.
Verne Lundquist teams with Anthony and reporter Allie LaForce to call the games.
These four schools have combined to win 25 National Championships and are among the winningest college basketball programs of all-time. For more information about the CBS Sports Classic, go to http://www.cbssports.com/collegebasketball/cbs-sports-classic.
*AP Poll as of 12/8/14