No. 9 Villanova, No. 13 Cincinnati, No. 21 UMass and No. 22 Memphis All In Action on CBS Sports Network This Weekend
CBS Sports Network’s college basketball coverage this weekend includes five games on Saturday, Feb. 1, highlighted by a Big Five matchup between *No. 9-ranked Villanova and Temple (4:00 PM, ET). Sean Grande and Alaa Abdelnaby announce, along with reporter Jon Rothstein at Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, Pa.
Saturday’s action tips off with Seton Hall at Xavier (12:00 NOON, ET) from Cintas Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. Dave Ryan and Pete Gillen call the action. No. 22-ranked Memphis at SMU follows at 2:00 PM, ET. John Sadak and Chris Walker handle the call from Moody Coliseum in Dallas, Texas.
Action continues at 6:00 PM, ET as No. 21-ranked UMass visits St. Joseph’s at Michael J. Hagan Arena in Philadelphia, Pa. Brent Stover and Steve Lappas announce. Rothstein travels across town following Villanova-Temple to join Stover and Lappas on the coverage of UMass-St. Joseph’s.
Saturday’s live action concludes with a Mountain West matchup between Boise State and UNLV (8:00 PM, ET). Rich Waltz and Bob Wenzel are courtside from Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nev.
College hoops coverage on CBS Sports Network continues on Sunday, Feb. 2 with an American Athletic Conference men’s and women’s doubleheader. South Florida visits No. 13-ranked Cincinnati (12:00 NOON, ET) at Fifth Third Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio. Brad Johansen and Steve Wolf call the action. At 2:00 PM, ET, the South Florida women’s team visits No. 5-ranked Louisville at KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Ky. Ed Cohen and Julianne Viani handle the call.
Studio coverage is hosted by Adam Zucker, who is joined by analysts Mateen Cleaves and Doug Gottlieb, as well as insider Seth Davis to provide pre-game, halftime and post-game coverage, along with news, highlights and analysis from across the country
CBS Sports Network is available across the country through local cable, video and telco providers and via satellite on DirecTV Channel 221 and Dish Network Channel 158. For more information, including a full programming schedule and how to get CBS Sports Network, go to www.cbssportsnetwork.com.
*AP Poll as of 1/27/14