CBS, Turner prepare for Madness

CBS Sports and Turner Sports finally have their lineup for the NCAA Tournament. With the brackets locked in, TruTV tips off the action once again with the First Four, slated to take place tomorrow and Wednesday with eight teams in the mix. The first game will pit Manhattan/Hampton at 6:40p on the network, followed by BYU/Ole Miss at 9:10p. Wednesday’s action will begin with North Florida/Robert Morris at 6:40p, followed by Boise State/Dayton in the nightcap at 9:10p. CBS, TBS and TNT then join in on the fun on Thursday as the second round begins with top seeds Kentucky and Villanova set to play, while Duke and Wisconsin are slated to begin on Friday. CBS opens the books at 12:15p with Notre Dame/Northeastern, followed by truTV at 12:40p with Iowa State/UAB. TBS gets in on the action with Baylor/Georgia State at 1:40p while TNT begins its coverage at 2:10p with Arizona/Texas Southern. Friday will see CBS open with Kansas/New Mexico State, followed by truTV’s Michigan State/Georgia, TBS’ Northern Iowa/Wyoming and TNT’s West Virginia/Buffalo.

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