NIT

NIT Schedule on ESPN

ESPN has released the schedule of telecasts for the second round of the NIT.  Here is the schedule, along with announcer assignments and network designations:

2013 NIT Second Round Schedule:
Date Time (ET) Game / Commentators Network
Thu, March 21 7 p.m. NIT Second Round: Denver at Maryland
Mike Patrick & LaPhonzo Ellis
ESPNU
Fri, March 22 8 p.m. NIT Second Round: Arizona State at Baylor

Dave Lamont & TBD
ESPN2
  9:30 p.m. NIT Second Round: Stony Brook at Iowa

Mike Couzens & Paul Biancardi
ESPNU
Sat, March 23 Noon NIT Second Round: Stanford at Alabama

Rich Hollenberg & Miles Simon
ESPN
Sun, March 24 11 a.m. NIT Second Round: St. John’s at Virginia

Mike Crispino & Dereck Whittenberg
ESPN
Mon, March 25 7 p.m. NIT Second Round: Robert Morris at Providence

TBD & Tim Welsh
ESPN or ESPN2
  9 p.m. NIT Second Round: Mercer at BYU

Dave Pasch & Bill Walton
ESPN or ESPN2
  10 p.m. NIT Second Round: Louisiana Tech at Southern Miss
Roy Philpott & Joe Dean, Jr.
ESPNU

ESPN’s Coverage of the NIT

ESPN will once again have coverage of all 31 games in this year’s National Invitation Tournament (NIT).  Coverage starts tonight.

Here is the schedule of first round games (along with announcer assignments and network) of the NIT:

2013 NIT First Round Schedule:

Date Time (ET)

Game

Network
Tue, March 19

7 p.m.

NIT First Round: Niagara at Maryland
Mike Patrick & LaPhonso Ellis

ESPN2

 

7 p.m.

NIT First Round: St. John’s at Saint Joseph’s
Mike Crispino & Bob Valvano

ESPNU

 

7:15 p.m.

NIT First Round: Louisiana Tech at Florida State
Rich Hollenberg & Paul Biancardi

ESPN3

 

7:30 p.m.

NIT First Round: Kentucky at Robert Morris
Bob Wischusen, Jimmy Dykes & Allison Williams

ESPN

 

9 p.m.

NIT First Round: Northeastern at Alabama
John Saunders & Bob Knight

ESPN2

 

9 p.m.

NIT First Round: Norfolk State at Virginia
Mitch Holthus & Cory Alexander

ESPNU

 

9:15 p.m.

NIT First Round: Ohio at Denver
Mark Neely & Corey Williams

ESPN3

 

9:30 p.m.

NIT First Round: Washington at BYU
Roxy Bernstein & Sean Farnham

ESPN

 

11 p.m.

NIT First Round: Stephen F. Austin at Stanford
Dave Flemming & Bill Walton

ESPN2

Wed, March 20

7 p.m.

NIT First Round: Indiana State at Iowa
Carter Blackburn and Dan Dakich

ESPN2

 

7:15 p.m.

NIT First Round: Charlotte at Providence
Jason Benetti & Tim Welsh

ESPN3

 

7:15 p.m.

NIT First Round: Stony Brook at UMass
Doug Sherman & Malcolm Huckaby

ESPN3

 

8 p.m.

NIT First Round: Mercer at Tennessee
John Saunders & Bob Knight

ESPNU

 

9 p.m.

NIT First Round: Long Beach State at Baylor
Mark Jones & Fran Fraschilla

ESPN2

 

9:15 p.m.

NIT First Round: Charleston Southern at Southern Mississippi
Roy Philpott & Joe Dean

ESPN3

 

10 p.m.

NIT First Round: Detroit at Arizona State
Joe Davis & Miles Simon

ESPNU

ESPN Has NIT Tournament

ESPN will telecast all 31 games of the upcoming NIT tournament.  The games will air either on ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU or ESPN3.  You can view the tournament bracket here.

Here is the ESPN schedule for the NIT:

Date Time (ET)

Game / Commentators

Network
Tue, Mar 13 7 p.m. NIT First Round: Massachusetts at Mississippi StateBrad Nessler and Jimmy Dykes ESPN2
  7:15 p.m. NIT First Round: Stony Brook at Seton Hall
Mike Gleason and Tim O’Toole
ESPN3
  7:30 p.m. NIT First Round: Dayton at IowaBob Wischusen and Dan Dakich ESPN
  8 p.m. NIT First Round: Savannah State at Tennessee
Mike Crispino and Bob Valvano
ESPNU
  9 p.m. NIT First Round: Akron at Northwestern
Mike Patrick and Fran Fraschilla
ESPN2
  9:15 p.m. NIT First Round: Marshall at Middle Tennessee State
Adam Amin and Brooke Weisbrod
ESPN3
  9:30 p.m. NIT First Round: LSU at OregonDave Flemming and Sean Farnham ESPN
  10 p.m. NIT First Round: UT Arlington at Washington
Justin Kutcher and Tim McCormick
ESPNU
  11 p.m. NIT First Round: Cleveland State at Stanford
Roxy Bernstein and Mark Adams
ESPN2
Wed, Mar 14 7 p.m. NIT First Round: Minnesota at La Salle
John Saunders and Stephen Bardo
ESPN2
  7:15 p.m. NIT First Round: UCF at Drexel
Mike Gleason and Paul Biancardi
ESPN3
  7:15 p.m. NIT First Round: Northern Iowa at St. Joseph’s
Noah Coslov and Rob Kennedy
ESPN3
  7:30 p.m. NIT First Round: Valparaiso at Miami
Mark Jones and Tim Welsh
ESPNU
  9 p.m. NIT First Round: Bucknell at Arizona
Carter Blackburn and Miles Simon
ESPN2
  9:15 p.m. NIT First Round: Nevada at Oral Roberts
Mitch Holthus and Doc Sadler
ESPN3
  9:30 p.m. NIT First Round: Illinois State at Ole Miss
Clay Matvick and Joe Dean
ESPNU
Fri, Mar 16 9:30 p.m. NIT Second Round: TBD ESPNU
Sat, Mar 17 11 a.m. NIT Second Round: TBD ESPN
Sun, Mar 18 11 a.m. NIT Second Round: TBD ESPN
  3 p.m. NIT Second Round: TBD ESPNU
  5 p.m. NIT Second Round: TBD ESPNU
Mon, Mar 19 7 p.m. NIT Second Round: TBD ESPN2
  9 p.m. NIT Second Round: TBD ESPN2
  11 p.m. NIT Second Round: TBD ESPN2
Tue, Mar 20 7 p.m. NIT Quarterfinal: TBD ESPN2
  9 p.m. NIT Quarterfinal: TBD ESPN2
Wed, Mar 21 7 p.m. NIT Quarterfinal: TBD ESPN2
  9 p.m. NIT Quarterfinal: TBD ESPN2
Thu, Mar 27 7 p.m. NIT SEMIFINAL: TBDMike Patrick, Fran Fraschilla and Bill Raftery ESPN2/
ESPN3D
  9:30 p.m. NIT SEMIFINAL: TBDMike Patrick, Fran Fraschilla and Bill Raftery ESPN2/
ESPN3D
Fri, Mar 29 7 p.m. NIT CHAMPIONSHIP: TBDMike Patrick, Fran Fraschilla and Bill Raftery ESPN/
ESPN3D