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Posted by Rachel Margolis on November 20, 2013

Men’s College Basketball: 30th Annual EA SPORTS Maui Invitational Tips Off

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The 30th annual EA SPORTS Maui Invitational will tip off with quarterfinal action on Monday, Nov. 25, when Arkansas plays California at 3 p.m. followed by Minnesota vs. No. 9 Syracuse at 5:30 p.m., both on ESPN2. Also on Monday, Chaminade will host No. 20 Baylor at 9:30 p.m. on ESPNU and Dayton will take on No. 13 Gonzaga at midnight on ESPN2. ESPN and ESPN Radio will air the semifinals on Tuesday at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m., as well as the championship game on Wednesday at 10 p.m.

Additional early season tournaments – CBE Classic, Progressive Legends Classic and NIT Season-Tip-Off – will also be part of ESPN’s Feast Week Presented by Lowe’s. Highlights:

  • ESPN’s Freshmen Focus – a multi-platform initiative highlighting the nation’s top freshmen – will showcase Duke’s Jabari Parker and Arizona’s Aaron Gordon.
  • The CBE Classic from Kansas City includes BYU vs. Texas at 7:30 p.m. (ESPNU) and DePaul against No. 14 Wichita State at 10 p.m. (ESPN3). The title game will be played Tuesday at 10 p.m. (ESPN2), in addition to the third place game at 7:30 p.m. (ESPN3).
  • The Progressive Legends Classic from Brooklyn will field Pittsburgh vs. Texas Tech on Monday at 7:30 p.m. followed Stanford vs. Houston at 9:30 p.m. – both on ESPN2. The Legends Classic title game will air Tuesday at 9:30 p.m. (ESPNU).
  • The NIT Season Tip-Off gets underway with semifinal games on Wednesday: Drexel vs. No. 5 Arizona at 7 p.m. (ESPNU) and Alabama vs. No. 6 Duke at 9:30 p.m. (ESPN2).
Feast Week Presented by Lowe’s (Nov. 25-Dec.1)
Mon, Nov 25 3 p.m. EA SPORTS Maui Invitational: Quarterfinal: Arkansas vs. California (Maui)
Jon Sciambi & Jimmy Dykes
ESPN2
  5:30 p.m. EA SPORTS Maui Invitational: Quarterfinal: Minnesota vs. No. 9 Syracuse (Maui)
Jon Sciambi & Jimmy Dykes
ESPN2
  7 p.m. No. 7 Oklahoma State at USF
Mark Kestecher & Mark Adams
ESPNEWS
  Bob Jones University at USC Upstate ESPN3
  7:30 p.m. Progressive Legends Classic: Semifinal: Pittsburgh vs. Texas Tech (Brooklyn)
Ryan Ruocco & Doris Burke
ESPN2
  CBE Classic: Semifinal: BYU vs. Texas (Kansas City)
Mark Neely & Sean Farnham
ESPNU
  9:30 p.m. Progressive Legends Classic: Semifinal: Stanford vs. Houston (Brooklyn)
Ryan Ruocco & Kara Lawson
ESPN2
  EA SPORTS Maui Invitational: Quarterfinal: Chaminade vs. No. 20 Baylor (Maui)
Sean McDonough & Jay Bilas
ESPNU
  10 p.m. CBE Classic: Semifinal: DePaul vs. No. 14  Wichita State (Kansas City)
Mark Neely & Sean Farnham
ESPN3
  11:59 p.m. EA SPORTS Maui Invitational: Quarterfinal: Dayton vs. No. 13 Gonzaga (Maui)
Sean McDonough & Jay Bilas
ESPN2
Tue, Nov 26 2 p.m. EA SPORTS Maui Invitational: Consolation: TBD (Maui)
Jon Sciambi & Jimmy Dykes
ESPN2
  4:30 p.m. EA SPORTS Maui Invitational: Consolation: TBD (Maui)
Jon Sciambi & Jimmy Dykes
ESPN2
  7 p.m. EA SPORTS Maui Invitational: Semifinal: TBD (Maui)
Sean McDonough & Jay Bilas
Radio: Kevin Calabro & Will Perdue
ESPN / ESPN Radio
  Progressive Legends Classic: 3rd Place: TBD (Brooklyn)
Ryan Ruocco & Mo Cassara
ESPN3
  Florida Gulf Coast at NC State
Sam Gore & Dino Gaudio
ESPN3
  Mississippi Valley State at Georgia Tech ESPN3
  Sacred Heart at Boston College
Eric Frede & Malcolm Huckabay
ESPN3
  Hampton at Virginia
John Sadak & Cory Alexander
ESPN3
  Furman at Virginia Tech ESPN3
  7:30 p.m. CBE Classic: 3rd Place: TBD (Kansas City)
Mark Neely & Sean Farnham
ESPNU
  8 p.m. Sam Houston State at SMU
Dave Raymond & Stephen Howard
ESPN3
  9:30 p.m. EA SPORTS Maui Invitational: Semifinal: TBD (Maui)
Sean McDonough & Jay Bilas
Radio: Kevin Calabro & Will Perdue
ESPN / ESPN Radio
  Progressive Legends Classic: Championship: TBD (Brooklyn)
Ryan Ruocco & Kara Lawson
ESPNU
  10 p.m. CBE Classic: Championship: TBD (Kansas City)
Mark Neely & Sean Farnham
ESPN2
Wed, Nov 27 2:30 p.m. EA SPORTS Maui Invitational: 7th Place: TBD (Maui)
Jon Sciambi & Jimmy Dykes
ESPNU
  5 p.m. EA SPORTS Maui Invitational: 5th Place: TBD (Maui)
Jon Sciambi & Jimmy Dykes
ESPN2
  7 p.m. NIT Season Tip-Off: Semifinal: Drexel vs. No. 5 Arizona (New York City)
Dan Shulman, Dan Dakich & Andy Katz
ESPNU
  7:30 p.m. EA SPORTS Maui Invitational: 3rd Place: TBD (Maui)
Sean McDonough & Jay Bilas
ESPN2
  9:30 p.m. NIT Season Tip-Off: Semifinal: Alabama vs. No. 6 Duke (New York City)
Dan Shulman, Dan Dakich & Andy Katz
ESPN2
  10 p.m. EA SPORTS Maui Invitational: Championship: TBD (Maui)
Sean McDonough & Jay Bilas
Radio: Kevin Calabro & Will Perdue
ESPN / ESPN Radio

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