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Posted by Michael Humes on February 27, 2013

Men’s College Hoops: No. 1 Indiana Hosts No. 16 Ohio State

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ESPN’s men’s college basketball schedule for early next week will be highlighted by No. 1 Indiana hosting No. 16 Ohio State in a Big Ten showdown on Tuesday, March 5, at 9 p.m. on ESPN. Overall, ESPN platforms will carry seven of the top 10 ranked teams, including two of the top six on ESPNU: No. 3 Duke against Virginia Tech (Tuesday, March 5, at 7 p.m.) and No. 6 Kansas against Texas Tech (Monday, March 4, at 7 p.m.)

ESPN2 will televise No. 7 Georgetown, winners of their last nine games, vs. a Villanova squad playing for a spot in the NCAA Tournament on Wednesday, March 6, at 7 p.m. Also on Wednesday, ESPN3 will carry No. 5 Miami against Georgia Tech at 9 p.m. and No. 8 Florida against Vanderbilt at 8 p.m.

ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU and ESPN3 schedule through March 6

Date Time (ET) Matchup/Commentators Network
Mon, Mar 4 7 p.m. Cincinnati at No. 10 Louisville
Sean McDonough, Jay Bilas & Bill Raftery
ESPN
  7 p.m. Texas Tech at No. 6 Kansas
Carter Blackburn & Stephen Bardo
ESPNU
  9 p.m. Baylor at Texas
Brent Musburger & Fran Fraschilla
ESPN
  9 p.m. Savannah State at North Carolina A&T
Matt Schick & Stan Lewter
ESPNU
Tue, Mar 5 7 p.m. Arkansas at Missouri
Brad Nessler, Jimmy Dykes & Shannon Spake
ESPN
  7 p.m. St. John’s at No. 21 Notre Dame
Rece Davis, Bob Knight & Digger Phelps
ESPN2
  7 p.m. Virginia Tech at No. 3 Duke
Tom Hart & Len Elmore
ESPNU
  7 p.m. No. 22 Marquette at Rutgers
Scott Graham & John Celestand
ESPN3 * & BIG EAST Network
  7 p.m. Boston College at Clemson ESPN3 * & RSN ^
  8 p.m. TCU at No. 13 Kansas State
Dave Armstrong & Rich Zvosec
ESPN3 * & Big 12 Network
  9 p.m. No. 16 Ohio State at No. 1 Indiana
Mike Tirico, Dan Dakich & Samantha Ponder
ESPN
  9 p.m. Alabama at Mississippi
Dari Nowkhah & Dino Gaudio
ESPNU
  9 p.m. Seton Hall at Providence
Eric Frede & Ron Perry
ESPN3 * & BIG EAST Network
Wed, Mar 6 6 p.m. DePaul at No. 12 Syracuse
Jason Benetti & Bob Wenzel
ESPN3 * & BIG EAST Network
  7 p.m. North Carolina at Maryland
Dan Shulman & Dick Vitale
ESPN
  7 p.m. No. 7 Georgetown at Villanova
Mike Patrick & LaPhonso Ellis
ESPN2
  7 p.m. No. 15 Oklahoma State at Iowa State
Mitch Holthus & Matt Doherty
ESPNU
  7 p.m. Mississippi State at South Carolina
Mike Gleason & Nate Ross
ESPN3
  8 p.m. LSU at Texas A&M
Clay Matvick & Joe Dean
ESPN3 & SEC Network
  8 p.m. Vanderbilt at No. 8 Florida
Dave Neal & Barry Booker
ESPN3 & SEC Network
  9 p.m. West Virginia at Oklahoma
Bob Wischusen & Stephen Bardo
ESPN2
  9 p.m. Connecticut at South Florida
Adam Amin & Tim Welsh
ESPNU
  9 p.m. Georgia Tech at No. 5 Miami ESPN3 * & ACC Network
  9 p.m. Wake Forest at NC State ESPN3 * & ACC Network
  9 p.m. Tennessee at Auburn
Matt Stewart & Daymeon Fishback
ESPN3 * & CSS
  11 p.m. Stanford at California
Dave Pasch & Bill Walton
ESPN2

* Local blackout may apply

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