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Live updates: 2013 NCAA tournament Saturday third round games

Saturday, March 23, 2013, 10:27 AM
Ready to get this thing going again? The TV schedule is here. If you're on a mobile device, click here to follow along. Read more

2013 NCAA tournament third round Sunday TV schedule

Saturday, March 23, 2013, 12:41 AM
Click here for Saturday's TV schedule. Sunday (all times are Eastern): 12:15 p.m.: W2. Ohio State vs. W10. Iowa State at Dayton, Ohio (CBS/Jim Nantz/Clark Kellogg//Tracy Wolfson) 3:06 p.m.: E1. Indiana vs. E9. Temple at Dayton, Ohio (CBS/Jim Nantz/Clark Kellogg/Tracy Wolfson) 5:25 p.m.: S1. Kansas... Read more

2013 NCAA tournament third round Saturday TV schedule

Friday, March 22, 2013, 12:33 AM
In part because there are games in the Eastern, Mountain and Pacific time zones on Saturday, the tip times are very spread out. There will be some overlap, not much. There will be three games at once between 7:45 and 8:30 p.m. or so. But for the rest of the day and night, there will only be at most... Read more

Live chat: 2013 NCAA tournament Friday marathon

Thursday, March 21, 2013, 10:39 PM
UPDATE (3:50 p.m.) - No. 9 Temple advanced past No. 8 N.C. State with a 76-72 win in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. - - - - - I have been covering college basketball in Philadelphia for a decade now, and I can't remember heading into a day as wild as this one promises to be. Since I moved... Read more

Jay Wright says his Villanova players have 'a confidence level about them, even though they probably shouldn't'

Thursday, March 21, 2013, 10:05 PM
Courtesy of ASAP Sports, here's a transcript of Villanova's press conference ahead of Friday's NCAA tournament game against North Carolina in Kansas City. Q. James, you have some great wins and then some losses that you wouldn't think you would lose to those teams. Talk about the inconsistency,... Read more

Roy Williams reminisces about North Carolina's controverial 2005 NCAA tournament win over Villanova

Thursday, March 21, 2013, 9:41 PM
Courtesy of ASAP Sports, here's a transcript of North Carolina's press conference ahead of Friday's NCAA tournament game against Villanova in Kansas City. Q. Dexter, y'all had some struggles this year getting things going. What has it been about the last couple weeks where you seem to put things... Read more

La Salle coach John Giannini: 'We feel like we're on top of the world'

Thursday, March 21, 2013, 9:29 PM
La Salle's 1954 national championship was won at Kansas City's famous old Municipal Auditorium. Just a few blocks away sits the modern, glittering Sprint Center. That's where the Explorers will face Kansas State on Friday. Courtesy of ASAP Sports, here's a transcript of La Salle's press conference... Read more

Kansas State ready for 'a big‑boy game' against La Salle

Thursday, March 21, 2013, 9:18 PM
Courtesy of ASAP Sports, here's a transcript of Kansas State's press conference ahead of Friday's game against la Salle in Kansas City. Q. Jordan, last year you had such a good NCAA tournament. Can you talk about your confidence coming into this tournament, address how your back is feeling right... Read more

'Resilient' Temple set to face N.C. State in NCAA tournament

Thursday, March 21, 2013, 9:07 PM
Here's a transcript of Temple's press conference ahead of Friday's game against N.C. State in Dayton. THE MODERATOR: We're being joined by Temple student‑athletes, Jake O'Brien, Scootie Randall, and Khalif Wyatt. Q. Khalif, you guys have been here so many times, and you've struggled in the first... Read more

N.C. State aims to shut down Temple's Khalif Wyatt in NCAA tournament

Thursday, March 21, 2013, 8:54 PM
Here's a transcript of N.C. State's press conference ahead of Friday's NCAA tournament game against Temple in Dayton. THE MODERATOR: We're now being joined by NC State student‑athletes Lorenzo Brown, Scott Wood, Richard Howell, and C.J. Leslie. Q. So you guys last year, nobody had any experience... Read more
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