Turner Sports and CBS Sports Announce Tip Times for Regional Finals on Saturday, March 28, on TBS


CBS Sports and Turner Sports announce tip times and match-ups for the Regional Finals of the 2015 NCAA® Division I Men’s Basketball Championship on Saturday, March 28, on TBS.  Wisconsin will take on Arizona/Xavier in the first game at 6:09 p.m. ET, followed by Kentucky playing Notre Dame at 8:49 p.m.

Infiniti NCAA Tip Off will begin the day’s action on TBS at 5 p.m. with host Greg Gumbel along with analysts Charles Barkley, Clark Kellogg and Kenny Smith.

Below are the tip times and commentator assignments for Friday’s Regional Semifinal games and Saturday’s Regional Final games. Tip times for Sunday’s Regional Final games will be announced after the conclusion of Friday’s games.

This year’s Final Four National Semifinals on Saturday, April 4, will be televised on TBS along with team-specific telecasts – Team Stream presented by Bleacher Report – airing on TNT and truTV.  The National Championship Game on Monday, April 6, will air on CBS.


Regional Semifinals – Friday, March 27

(7 p.m. ET)

  Tip            Network   Site             Game                     Play-by-Play/Analyst//Reporter


     7:15 p.m.       CBS          Houston I       Gonzaga vs. UCLA      Jim Nantz/Bill Raftery/Grant Hill//Tracy Wolfson


     7:37 p.m.        TBS          Syracuse I       Louisville vs. N.C. State    Verne Lundquist/Jim Spanarkel//Allie LaForce


     After Conc. I    CBS          Houston II      Duke vs. Utah                Nantz/Raftery/Hill//Wolfson


     After Conc. I    TBS          Syracuse II     Michigan State vs. Oklahoma   Lundquist/Spanarkel//LaForce


Regional Finals – Saturday, March 28

(6 p.m. ET)


  Tip              Network    Site                Game                        Play-by-Play/Analyst//Reporter


     6:09 p.m.       TBS          Los Angeles     Wisconsin vs. Arizona/Xavier    Kevin Harlan/Reggie Miller/Dan Bonner//Rachel Nichols


      8:49 p.m.      TBS          Cleveland         Kentucky vs. Notre Dame         Marv Albert/Chris Webber/Len Elmore//Lewis Johnson




Media Contacts:

Nate Smeltz, Turner Sports, 404-827-4786,

Dan Sabreen, CBS Sports, 212-975-5936