via press release:

Undefeated No. 1 Syracuse & No. 10 Murray; Top-5 Showdown on Saturday

ESPN’s men’s college basketball schedule for Saturday, Jan. 21 showcases the two remaining undefeated teams, a matchup between top-five programs and the Saturday Primetime Presented by DIRECTV series.

  • ESPN and ESPNU combine to televise two unbeaten teams, both on the road, beginning with No. 1 Syracuse at Notre Dame on ESPN at 6 p.m. followed by No. 10 Murray State at Southern Illinois-Edwardsville at 9 p.m. on ESPNU.
  • A 2 p.m. telecast on ESPN features two one-loss, ranked programs when No. 5 Missouri travels to No. 3 Baylor.
  • The second installment of ESPN’s eight-week men’s college basketball College GameDay Covered by State Farm andSaturday Primetime series originates from Pittsburgh for the Panthers’ contest against No. 21 Louisville at 9 p.m.College GameDay airs at 10 a.m. on ESPNU, continuing at 11 a.m. on ESPN and at 8 p.m. on ESPN.
  • ESPN also has No. 4 Duke against Florida State, which is coming off a 90-57 upset victory over then-No. 3 North Carolina last Saturday, at 4 p.m.

In addition, ESPNU’s first season of the ACC Sunday Night Basketball series, featuring a weekly game from the conference at 6 p.m., pits Virginia Tech at No. 17 Virginia.

Date Time (ET) Game/Commentators Network
Wed, Jan 18 7 p.m. Cincinnati at No. 11 Connecticut
Bob Wischusen & Doug Gottlieb
  7 p.m. Seton Hall at Villanova
Adam Amin & Tim Welsh
  7 p.m. Delaware at George Mason ESPN3 *
  9 p.m. Texas at Kansas State
Jon Sciambi & Fran Fraschilla
9 p.m. Oklahoma State at Iowa State
Mitch Holthus & Miles Simon
Thu, Jan 19 7 p.m. Wake Forest at No. 4 Duke
Mike Patrick, Len Elmore & Jeannine Edwards
  7 p.m. Vanderbilt at Alabama
Rece Davis & Hubert Davis
  7 p.m. Albany at Vermont ESPN3 *
  7 p.m. College of Charleston at Davidson ESPN3 *
  8 p.m. William & Mary at Virginia Commonwealth
Anish Shroff & Adrian Branch
  8 p.m. Arkansas State at Middle Tennessee State ESPN3 *
  8:30 p.m. Butler at UIC ESPN3 *
  8:30 a.m. Niagara at Canisius ESPN3 *
  9 p.m. No. 8 North Carolina at Virginia Tech
John Saunders & Jay Bilas
  9 p.m. No. 25 Illinois at Penn State
Dave O’Brien & Stephen Bardo
  10 p.m. San Francisco at Gonzaga
Dave Flemming & Sean Farnham
Fri, Jan 20 7 p.m. Milwaukee at Youngstown State ESPN3 *
  8 p.m. Green Bay at Cleveland State
Jim Barbar & David Kaplan
9 p.m. Manhattan at Marist ESPN3 *
  10 p.m. Rider at Iona
Doug Sherman & Tim O’Toole
Sat, Jan 21 11 a.m. Maryland at Temple
Mike Crispino & Bob Valvano
  Noon Purdue at No. 9 Michigan State
Dave O’Brien & Dan Dakich
  1 p.m. Xavier at Dayton
John Saunders & LaPhonso Ellis
  1 p.m. Villanova at St. John’s
Beth Mowins & Tim Welsh
  2 p.m. No. 5 Missouri at No. 3 Baylor
Mark Jones & Fran Fraschilla
  3 p.m. Indiana State at No. 18 Creighton
Bob Wischusen & Stephen Bardo
  3 p.m. Cincinnati at West Virginia
Justin Kutcher & Dickey Simpkins
  4 p.m. Florida State at No. 4 Duke
Mike Patrick & Len Elmore
  4:30 p.m. North Florida at Mercer ESPN3 *
  5 p.m. Iowa State at Texas Tech
TBD & Sean Farnham
  6 p.m. No. 1 Syracuse at Notre Dame
Dave Pasch & Doris Burke
  7 p.m. No. 15 Mississippi State at Vanderbilt
Brad Nessler & Jimmy Dykes
  7 p.m. Long Island at Wagner
Adam Amin & Brooke Weisbrod
  9 p.m. No. 21 Louisville at Pittsburgh
Dan Shulman, Dick Vitale & Erin Andrews
  9 p.m. No. 10 Murray State at Southern Illinois-Edwardsville
Rich Hollenberg & Mark Adams
  11 p.m. Long Beach State at UC Santa Barbara
Mark Neely & Jalen Rose
Sun, Jan 22 2 p.m. South Florida at DePaul
Lou Canellis & Dickey Simpkins
  6 p.m. Virginia Tech at No. 17 Virginia
Jon Sciambi, Hubert Davis & Allison Williams
  8 p.m. Drake at Northern Iowa
Mitch Holthus & David Kaplan

* Exclusive

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