Early starts for Villanova, Temple

Villanova will play Robert Morris at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, CBS announced. Verne Lundquist and Bill Raftery will handle the announcing duties from Providence, R.I.

On Friday, Temple faces Cornell at 12:30 with Jim Nantz and Clark Kellogg calling the game from Jacksonville, Fla.

Here are the times for first-round games (games in the second block, both afternoon and evening, air after the conclusion of the first game at the same site).

THURSDAY

Afternoon
12:20 p.m. Florida vs. BYU
12:25 p.m. Notre Dame vs. Old Dominion
12:30 p.m. Villanova vs. Robert Morris
2:30 p.m. Vanderbilt vs. Murray State
2:50 p.m.: Kansas State vs. North Texas
2:55 p.m.: Baylor vs. Sam Houston
3 p.m..: Richmond vs. St. Mary’s
5:25 p.m.: Butler vs. UTEP

Evening
7:10 p.m. UNLV vs. Northern Iowa
7:15 p.m. Kentucky vs. East Tennessee State
7:20 p.m. Marquette vs. Washington
7:25 p.m. Georgetown vs. Ohio
9:40 p.m.. Kansas vs. Lehigh
9:45 p.m.. Texas vs. Wake Forest
9:50 p.m. New Mexico vs. Montana
9:55 p.m.. Tennessee vs. San Diego State
 

FRIDAY

Afternoon
12:15 p.m.: West Virginia vs. Morgan State
12:25 p.m.: Xavier vs. Minnesota
12:30 p.m.: Temple vs. Cornell
2:30 p.m.: Purdue vs. Siena
2:45 p.m.: Clemson vs. Missouri
2:55 p.m.: Pittsburgh vs. Oakland
3:05 p.m.: Wisconsin vs. Wofford
5 p.m.: Texas A&M vs. Utah State

Evening
7:10 p.m.: Gonzaga vs. Florida State
7:15 p.m.: Oklahoma State vs. Georgia Tech
7:20 p.m.: Michigan State vs. New Mexico State
7:25 p.m.: Duke vs. Arkansas Pine Bluff/Winthrop winner
9:40 p.m.: Syracuse vs. Vermont
9:45 p.m.: Ohio State vs. UC Santa Barbara
9:50 p.m.: Maryland vs. Houston
10:10 p.m.: California vs. Louisville

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