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Virginia Cavaliers - January 17, 2015

Posted by Michael Humes on January 29, 2015

Men’s College Basketball: Four of Top 5 Highlighted by Only Undefeated Teams: No. 1 Kentucky and No. 2 Virginia

ESPN’s men’s college basketball schedule for Monday, Feb. 2 through Wednesday, Feb. 4, will be highlighted by No. 1 Kentucky and No. 2 Virginia, the only remaining undefeated teams, as well as four matchups between programs in the AP top 25 poll. Highlights: The ESPN Big Monday Presented by Verizon doubleheader on February 2 will [...]

Champions Classic - November 18, 2014

Posted by Michael Humes on January 29, 2015

Men’s College Basketball: All 10 Games of Third Annual Big 12/SEC Challenge to be on January 30, 2016

All 10 games of next season’s men’s college basketball Big 12/SEC Challenge Presented by Sonic will be held on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU will combine to televise every game of the third annual event matching all 10 of the Big 12 members against 10 teams from the Southeastern Conference. Each conference [...]

Duke Blue Devils - January 25, 2015

Posted by Michael Humes on January 26, 2015

Men’s College Basketball: Four Matchups Between Ranked Teams Highlighted by No. 4 Duke at No. 2 Virginia

ESPN’s men’s college basketball schedule for Thursday, Jan. 29, through Sunday, Feb. 1 will include 19 ranked teams, highlighted by four matchups between squads in the poll. Highlights: ESPN’s lineup for Saturday, Jan. 31, will include at least one ranked team in every telecast, highlighted by No. 4 Duke at No. 2 Virginia in an [...]

Duke Blue Devils - January 19, 2015

Posted by Michael Humes on January 23, 2015

Men’s College Basketball: No. 5 Duke at No. 8 Notre Dame, No. 17 Texas at No. 9 Iowa State Highlight Schedule

ESPN’s men’s college basketball schedule for Monday, Jan. 26 through Wednesday, Jan. 28, will include ranked teams and marquee matchups, highlighted by two games between ranked programs: No. 17 Texas at No. 9 Iowa State as part of Big Monday Presented by Verizon on January 26 at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN and No. 5 [...]

Men's Final Four - April 5, 2014

Posted by Michael Humes on January 20, 2015

Men’s College Basketball: Six of Top Nine, Matchups between Ranked Teams Highlight Schedule

ESPN’s men’s college basketball schedule for Thursday, Jan. 22, through Sunday, Jan. 25 will be highlighted by telecasts involving six of the top nine ranked teams as well as two matchups between squads in the top 25. Highlights: The Thursday Night Showcase on January 22 across ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU will include No. 7 Arizona [...]

megacast pic

Posted by Michael Humes on January 8, 2015

ESPN “CFP Megacast”: More than 12 Ways to Follow National Championship Across ESPN Platforms

ESPN will supplement its traditional telecast of Oregon vs. Ohio State in the inaugural College Football Playoff National Championship Presented by AT&T on Monday, Jan. 12, at 8:30 p.m. ET with more than a dozen alternate productions across its multimedia platforms. The CFP Megacast initiative of the title game from Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, [...]

College Football Playoff National Championship Trophy - November 25, 2014

Posted by Michael Humes on December 10, 2014

Inaugural College Football Playoff Highlights ESPN’s 38-Game Post-Season Bowl Schedule

ESPN’s extensive coverage of the 2014-15 college football season will culminate with 38 post-season games, highlighted by every matchup of the inaugural College Football Playoff format. With the new post-season format – four teams meeting in semifinals followed by a championship contest between the winning programs – ESPN and ESPN Radio will provide New Year’s [...]