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Men’s College Basketball: Sonic Blockbuster Matchup Showcases No. 7 Duke at No. 14 Louisville  

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Four top-25 games invade Saturday, Jan. 14, men’s college basketball schedule, tipping off with the Sonic Blockbuster matchup of No. 7 Duke at No. 14 Louisville (ESPN) at noon ET. Dan Shulman, Jay Bilas, Maria Taylor will be on the call of the game.

Also on the schedule, No. 9 Florida State at North Carolina (ESPN) at 2 p.m., No. 1 Baylor at No. 25 Kansas State (ESPNU) at 4:30 p.m. and No. 21 Saint Mary’s at No. 5 Gonzaga (ESPN2) at 10 p.m. In addition, No. 2 Kansas, No. 6 Kentucky, No. 10 West Virginia, No. 23 Florida and No. 24 Minnesota are also in action.

The Big Monday presented by EBay doubleheader will again showcase the ACC and Big 12 on ESPN through the remainder of the regular season. In addition, ESPNU will present a regular schedule of night games, primarily involving the Big 12, MEAC or SWAC.

  • Syracuse will travel to No. 11 North Carolina to open the Big Monday schedule at 7 p.m., followed by No. 2 Kansas at Iowa State

The Super Tuesday presented by CenturyLink series will highlight an ESPN Big Ten and SEC doubleheader, as well as a weekly ESPN2 prime-time matchup featuring the Big 12, plus the ACC and SEC on ESPNU with select Mountain West games.

  • ESPN showcases two ranked teams – No. 6 Kentucky travels to Mississippi State at 7 p.m., followed by No. 18 Wisconsin hosting Michigan
  • Also in action, No. 1 Baylor facing Texas at 7 p.m. (ESPN2)

Schedule highlights:

  • Five games on Thursday, Jan. 12, include a ranked team: at 7 p.m. – No. 20 Notre Dame at Miami (ESPN), 18 Wisconsin hosting Ohio State (ESPN2); at 9 p.m. – No. 22 Cincinnati hosting SMU (ESPN) and No. 16 Arizona vs. Arizona State (ESPN2) and at 11 p.m. No. 21 Saint Mary’s at Portland (ESPNU)
  • The ranked teams on this week’s schedule: No. 1 Baylor, No. 2 Kansas, No. 5 Gonzaga, No. 6 Kentucky, No. 7 Duke, No. 9 Florida State, No. 10 West Virginia, No. 11 North Carolina. No. 14 Louisville, No. 16 Arizona, No. 18 Wisconsin, No. 20 Notre Dame, No. 21 Saint Mary’s, No. 22 Cincinnati, No. 23 Florida, No. 24 Minnesota and No. 25 Kansas State and USC
  • ESPN Buzzer Beater network will offer live cut-ins and highlights from numerous top college basketball games on Saturday from 1-9 p.m. and Wednesdays from 8-11 p.m.

Weekly Schedule (Wednesday-Tuesday); Full Season Schedule

Weekly Men’s College Basketball Key Matchup (subject to change)

Date Time (ET) Matchup/Commentators Network
 Wed, Jan 11 8 p.m. No. 11 North Carolina at Wake Forest
Karl Ravech, LaPhonso Ellis
ESPN2
Thu, Jan 12 7 p.m. No. 20 Notre Dame at Miami
Karl Ravech, Dick Vitale
ESPN
    Ohio State at No. 18 Wisconsin
Jason Benetti, Jim Calhoun
ESPN2
  9 p.m. SMU at No. 22 Cincinnati
Adam Amin, Len Elmore
ESPN
    Arizona State at No. 16 Arizona
Dave Pasch, Bill Walton
ESPN2
   11 p.m. No. 21 Saint Mary’s at Portland
Brendan Fitzgerald, Sean Harrington
ESPNU
Sat, Jan 14 Noon Sonic Blockbuster: No. 7 Duke at No. 14 Louisville
Dan Shulman, Jay Bilas, Maria Taylor
ESPN /

ESPN3 Surround

    Georgia at No. 23 Florida
Beth Mowins, Dalen Cuff
ESPN2
    No. 24 Minnesota at Penn State
Clay Matvick, Sean Harrington
ESPNU
  2 p.m. No. 9 Florida State at No. 11 North Carolina
Dave O’Brien, Dick Vitale, Allison Williams
ESPN
    Oklahoma State at No. 2 Kansas
Bob Wischusen, Fran Fraschilla
ESPN2
  4 p.m. Auburn at No. 6 Kentucky
Tom Hart, Kara Lawson, Kaylee Hartung
ESPN
    No. 10 West Virginia at Texas
Rich Hollenberg, Miles Simon
ESPN2
  4:30 p.m. No. 1 Baylor at No. 25 Kansas State
Mark Neely, Mark Plansky
ESPNU
  10 p.m. No. 21 Saint Mary’s at No. 5 Gonzaga
Dave Pasch, Bill Walton
ESPN2
 Sun, Jan 15 8:30 p.m. No. 25 USC at Colorado
Roxy Bernstein, Corey Williams
ESPNU
Mon, Jan 16 Big Monday Presented by eBay (ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU & ESPNEWS)
  7 p.m. Syracuse at No. 11 North Carolina
Sean McDonough, Jay Bilas, Allison Williams
ESPN
    North Carolina Central at Hampton
Kevin Brown, Stan Lewter
ESPNU
  9 p.m. No. 2 Kansas at Iowa State
Bob Wischusen, Fran Fraschilla, Holly Rowe
ESPN
    Jackson State at Texas Southern
Tyler Denning, Jerod Ward
ESPNU
Tue, Jan 17 Super Tuesday Presented by CenturyLink (ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU & ESPNEWS)
   7 p.m. No. 6 Kentucky at Mississippi State
Brent Musburger, Sean Farnham, Kaylee Hartung
ESPN
    Texas at No. 1 Baylor
Jon Sciambi, Miles Simon
ESPN2
    Pittsburgh at NC State
Rich Hollenberg, Dino Gaudio
ESPNU
    USF at Central Florida
Roy Philpott, Mark Wise
ESPNEWS
  9 p.m. Michigan at No. 18 Wisconsin
Dave Flemming, Dan Dakich, Molly McGrath
ESPN
    Vanderbilt at Georgia
Mike Couzens, Brooke Weisbrod
ESPNU
  11 p.m. New Mexico at Boise State
Steve Quis, Adrian Branch
ESPNU

Weekly Men’s College Basketball Schedule (subject to change)

Date Time (ET) Matchup/Commentators Network
Wed, Jan 11 6 p.m. George Washington at VCU

Mike Corey, Jason Capel

ESPN2
    Houston at East Carolina

Ted Emrich, Malcolm Huckaby

ESPNEWS
  6:30 p.m. South Carolina at Tennessee

Dave Neal, Chris Spatola

SEC Network
  7 p.m. Georgia at Ole Miss

Kevin Fitzgerald, Kyle Macy

ESPNU
    The Citadel at Chattanooga ESPN3
    Tulane at USF

Drew Fellios, Mark Wise

ESPN3
    UMass Lowell at Maine ESPN3
    New Hampshire at Albany ESPN3
    Vermont at Binghamton ESPN3
  8 p.m. No. 11 North Carolina at Wake Forest

Karl Ravech, LaPhonso Ellis

ESPN2
    Memphis at Tulsa

Dave LaMont, Bryndon Manzer

ESPNEWS
    TCU at Texas

Lowell Galindo, Lance Blanks, Alex Loeb

Longhorn Network
    Mercer at Samford ESPN3
    Evansville at Missouri State ESPN3
    Texas A&M-Corpus Christi at Stephen F. Austin ESPN3
    Catawba at Wingate ESPN3
    Illinois State at Southern Illinois ESPN3
  8:30 p.m. LSU at Texas A&M

Tom Hart, Daymeon Fishback

SEC Network
  9 p.m. Iowa State at Oklahoma State

Clay Matvick, Tim Welsh

ESPNU
Thu, Jan 12 7 p.m. No. 20 Notre Dame at Miami

Karl Ravech, Dick Vitale

ESPN
    Ohio State at No. 18 Wisconsin

Jason Benetti, Jim Calhoun

ESPN2
    Belmont at Morehead State

Jerry Punch, Mo Cassera

ESPNU
    UNC Greensboro at East Tennessee State ESPN3
    Western Carolina at VMI ESPN3
    Jacksonville at NJIT ESPN3
    Florida Gulf Coast at Kennesaw State ESPN3
    North Florida at USC Upstate ESPN3
    Louisiana Tech at Charlotte ESPN3
  7:30 p.m. Stetson at Lipscomb ESPN3
  7:45 p.m. UIC at Cleveland State ESPN3
    Valparaiso at Youngstown State ESPN3
  8 p.m. South Dakota State at Oral Roberts ESPN3
    Quinnipiac at Siena

Doug Sherman, Malcolm Huckaby

ESPN3
    Wright State at Green Bay ESPN3
  9 p.m. SMU at No. 22 Cincinnati

Adam Amin, Len Elmore

ESPN
    Arizona State at No. 16 Arizona

Dave Pasch, Bill Walton

ESPN2
    Northwestern at Rutgers

Kevin Brown, Dalen Cuff

ESPNU
    Chicago State at Utah Valley State ESPN3
  11 p.m. UC Davis at UC Riverside ESPN3
    No. 21 Saint Mary’s at Portland

Brendan Fitzgerald, Sean Harrington

ESPNU
Fri, Jan 13 7 p.m. Detroit at Oakland

Jordan Bernfield, Brooke Weisbrod

ESPNU
  9 p.m. Rider at Manhattan

Doug Sherman, Julianne Viani

ESPNU
Sat, Jan 14 Noon Sonic Blockbuster: No. 7 Duke at No. 14 Louisville

Dan Shulman, Jay Bilas, Maria Taylor

ESPN /

ESPN3 Surround

    Georgia at No. 23 Florida

Beth Mowins, Dalen Cuff

ESPN2
    No. 24 Minnesota at Penn State

Clay Matvick, Sean Harrington

ESPNU
    Northern Illinois at Bowling Green ESPN3
  1 p.m. Samford at The Citadel ESPN3
    UNC Greensboro at VMI ESPN3
    Bradley at Indiana State ESPN3
    Binghamton at New Hampshire ESPN3
  1:30 p.m. Toledo at Central Michigan ESPN3
  2 p.m. No. 9 Florida State at No. 11 North Carolina

Dave O’Brien, Dick Vitale, Allison Williams

ESPN
    Oklahoma State at No. 2 Kansas

Bob Wischusen, Fran Fraschilla

ESPN2
    Iona at Quinnipiac

Doug Sherman, Vin Parise

ESPN3
    Ball State at Buffalo ESPN3
    Gardner-Webb at Longwood ESPN3
    Jacksonville at USC Upstate ESPN3
    Hartford at UMass Lowell ESPN3
    Stony Brook at Maine ESPN3
    Marist at Canisius ESPN3
    Kent State at Western Michigan ESPN3
  3 p.m. Wright State at Milwaukee ESPN3
    St. Francis-Brooklyn at LIU Brooklyn ESPN3
  3:30 p.m. Alabama at LSU

Mike Morgan, Pat Bradley

SEC Network
    Eastern Michigan at Ohio ESPN3
    Akron at Miami (OH) ESPN3
    Valparaiso at Cleveland State ESPN3
  4 p.m. Auburn at No. 6 Kentucky

Tom Hart, Kara Lawson, Kaylee Hartung

ESPN
    No. 10 West Virginia at Texas

Rich Hollenberg, Miles Simon

ESPN2
    Tulsa at Temple

Allen Bestwick, Tim Welsh

ESPNEWS
    IUPUI at Oral Roberts ESPN3
    Western Carolina at East Tennessee State ESPN3
    North Florida at NJIT ESPN3
    Anderson at Wingate ESPN3
  4:30 p.m. No. 1 Baylor at No. 25 Kansas State

Mark Neely, Mark Plansky

ESPNU
    Sam Houston State at Northwestern State ESPN3
    Stetson at Kennesaw State ESPN3
  5 p.m. Florida Gulf Coast at Lipscomb ESPN3
  5:15 p.m. UT Arlington at Troy ESPN3
  6 p.m. Maryland at Illinois

Dave Flemming, Dan Dakich

ESPN2
    Missouri at Arkansas

Richard Cross, Jarvis Hayes

SEC Network
    Nevada at Wyoming

Trey Bender, Kevin Lehman

ESPN3
  6:30 p.m. Ole Miss at South Carolina

Kevin Fitzgerald, Chris Spatola

ESPNU
  7 p.m. Furman at Wofford ESPN3
    Nicholls at Stephen F. Austin ESPN3
    UIC at Youngstown State ESPN3
    Northern State at Augustana ESPN3
  8 p.m. Wichita State at Illinois State

Mike Couzens, Mark Adams

ESPN2
    Columbia at Cornell ESPN3
    Cal State Fullerton at UC Irvine ESPN3
    Yale at Princeton ESPN3
  8:30 p.m. Tennessee at Vanderbilt

Dave Neal, Jon Sundvold

SEC Network
    Texas Tech at Oklahoma

Jason Benetti, Reid Gettys

ESPNU
  10 p.m. No. 21 Saint Mary’s at No. 5 Gonzaga

Dave Pasch, Bill Walton

ESPN2
    Utah State at San Diego State

Ari Wolfe, Bill Herenda

ESPN3
  10:30 p.m. UC Davis at Cal State Northridge

Sam Farber, Richie Schueler

ESPNU
Sun, Jan 15 4 p.m. Missouri State at Loyola-Chicago

Wayne Randazzo, Mark Adams

ESPNU
    Drake at Northern Iowa ESPN3
  6:30 p.m. Georgia Tech at NC State

Anish Shroff, Corey Alexander

ESPNU
  8:30 p.m. No. 25 USC at Colorado

Roxy Bernstein, Corey Williams

ESPNU
Mon, Jan 16 Big Monday Presented by eBay (ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU & ESPNEWS)
  1 p.m. Albany at UMBC ESPN3
    Vermont at New Hampshire ESPN3
  2 p.m. Stony Brook at UMass Lowell ESPN3
  3 p.m. UT Arlington at South Alabama

Mark Neely, Kyle Macy

ESPN2
  7 p.m. Syracuse at No. 11 North Carolina

Sean McDonough, Jay Bilas, Allison Williams

ESPN
    North Carolina Central at Hampton

Kevin Brown, Stan Lewter

ESPNU
    Monmouth at Canisius ESPN3
  8 p.m. Green Bay at Valparaiso ESPN3
    Texas State at Troy ESPN3
  9 p.m. No. 2 Kansas at Iowa State

Bob Wischusen, Fran Fraschilla, Holly Rowe

ESPN
    Jackson State at Texas Southern

Tyler Denning, Jerod Ward

ESPNU
Tue, Jan 17 Super Tuesday Presented by CenturyLink (ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU & ESPNEWS)
  7 p.m. Arkansas at Texas A&M

Adam Amin, Jon Sundvold

SEC Network
    No. 6 Kentucky at Mississippi State

Brent Musburger, Sean Farnham, Kaylee Hartung

ESPN
    Texas at No. 1 Baylor

Jon Sciambi, Miles Simon

ESPN2
    Pittsburgh at NC State

Rich Hollenberg, Dino Gaudio

ESPNU
    USF at Central Florida

Roy Philpott, Mark Wise

ESPNEWS
    Western Michigan at Eastern Michigan ESPN3
    Bowling Green at Toledo ESPN3
    Central Michigan at Ball State ESPN3
  8 p.m. Miami (OH) at Northern Illinois ESPN3
    Milwaukee at UIC ESPN3
  9 p.m. Michigan at No. 18 Wisconsin

Dave Flemming, Dan Dakich, Molly McGrath

ESPN
    Vanderbilt at Georgia

Mike Couzens, Brooke Weisbrod

ESPNU
    Tennessee at Ole Miss

Mike Morgan, Dane Bradshaw

SEC Network
  10 p.m. San Diego State at UNLV

Trey Bender, Richie Schueler

ESPN3
  11 p.m. New Mexico at Boise State

Steve Quis, Adrian Branch

ESPNU