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Posted by Michael Humes on February 13, 2013

No. 1 Indiana at No. 8 Michigan State Highlights Schedule Featuring Eight of Top 10 Teams

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ESPN’s men’s college basketball schedule for early next week will be highlighted by No. 1 Indiana at No. 8 Michigan State on Tuesday, Feb. 19, at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN. The Big Ten showdown, with analysis from Dick Vitale and Magic Johnson, is part of a schedule that includes eight of the top 10 ranked teams over three days. The lineup also includes two additional matchups between ranked teams: No. 21 Notre Dame at No. 16 Pittsburgh on Monday, Feb. 18, at 7 p.m. on ESPN and No. 14 Kansas at No. 17 Oklahoma State on Wednesday, Feb. 20, at 9 p.m. on ESPN2.

ESPNU will televise two top-five teams in consecutive days – No. 3 Miami against Virginia on Tuesday, Feb. 19, at 9 p.m. and No. 5 Gonzaga against Santa Clara on Wednesday, Feb. 20, at 11 p.m.

ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU and ESPN3 schedule through February 20

Date Time (ET) Matchup/Commentators Network
Mon, Feb 18 7 p.m. No. 21 Notre Dame at No. 16 Pittsburgh
Sean McDonough, Jay Bilas & Bill Raftery
ESPN
  7 p.m. Norfolk State at Hampton
Matt Schick & Stan Lewter
ESPNU
  9 p.m. West Virginia at No. 10 Kansas State
Brent Musburger & Fran Fraschilla
ESPN
  9 p.m. Rutgers at Villanova
Adam Amin & LaPhonso Ellis
ESPNU
Tue, Feb 19 7 p.m. No. 1 Indiana at No. 8 Michigan State
Mike Tirico, Dick Vitale, Magic Johnson & Samantha Ponder
ESPN
  7 p.m. Florida State at NC State
Mark Jones & TBD
ESPN2
  7 p.m. LSU at Tennessee
Dari Nowkhah & Dino Gaudio
ESPNU
  7 p.m. Wichita State at Indiana State ESPN3
  7 p.m. No. 18 Marquette at Seton Hall
Scott Graham & John Celestand
ESPN3 * & BIG EAST Network
  8 p.m. Texas at TCU
Doug Bell & Stephen Howard
ESPN3 * & Big 12 Network
  9 p.m. No. 7 Florida at Missouri
Brad Nessler, Jimmy Dykes & Holly Rowe
ESPN
  9 p.m. Virginia at No. 3 Miami
Tom Hart & Len Elmore
ESPNU
  9 p.m. Maryland at Boston College ESPN3 * & ACC Network
  9 p.m. North Carolina at Georgia Tech ESPN3 * & ACC Network
Wed, Feb 20 7 p.m. Providence at No. 6 Syracuse
Mike Patrick & LaPhonso Ellis
ESPN2
  7 p.m. Oklahoma at Texas Tech
Carter Blackburn & Reid Gettys
ESPNU
  7 p.m. Maine at Vermont
Ed Cohen & Frank Sullivan
ESPN3
  7 p.m. DePaul at No. 15 Georgetown
Mike Corey & Bob Wenzel
ESPN3 * & BIG EAST Network
  7 p.m. South Florida at St. John’s
Quint Kessenich & John Celestand
ESPN3 * & BIG EAST Network
  7 p.m. Ole Miss at South Carolina
Matt Stewart & Kyle Macy
ESPN3 * & CSS
  8 p.m. Texas A&M at Auburn
Mike Gleason & Daymeon Fishback
ESPN3
  8 p.m. Vanderbilt at No. 25 Kentucky
Clay Matvick & Joe Dean
ESPN3 & SEC Network
  8 p.m. Mississippi State at Alabama
Dave Neal & Jon Sundvold
ESPN3 & SEC Network
  9 p.m. No. 14 Kansas at No. 17 Oklahoma State
Bob Wischusen & Stephen Bardo
ESPN2
  9 p.m. Iowa State at Baylor
Mitch Holthus & Matt Doherty
ESPNU
  11 p.m. Washington at No. 9 Arizona
Dave Pasch & Bill Walton
ESPN2
  11 p.m. Santa Clara at No. 5 Gonzaga
Roxy Bernstein & Miles Simon
ESPNU

* Local blackout may apply

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