Tip-off times, broadcast details announced for Sweet 16 matchups
The first weekend of March Madness is getting wrapped up Sunday evening. When the final game of the weekend is wrapped up, the Sweet 16 slate will be officially set.
Already we know that Michigan is through into the next round out of the B1G and Purdue is trying to join the Wolverines with a win over Texas. Ohio State, Illinois, Michigan State and Wisconsin were all victims in the Round of 32.
Looking ahead to next week, the tip-off times and broadcast networks have been announced for the Sweet 16 games on Thursday and Friday. Michigan will face 2-seed Villanova Thursday evening at 7:29 pm EST on TBS.
Should Purdue advance, the Boilermakers would be in action on Friday. Purdue would be facing 15-seed Saint Peter’s at 7:09 pm EST on CBS.
Arkansas-Gonzaga, UNC-UCLA, and Texas Tech-Duke are some of the other intriguing matchups to keep an eye on to begin next weekend. Here is a glimpse at the full schedule:
Sweet 16 Schedule
709 (CBS): Arkansas-Gonzaga
729 (TBS): Michigan-Villanova
G2 (CBS): Texas Tech-Duke
G2 (TBS): Houston-TCU/Arizona
709 (CBS): Saint Peter’s-Texas/Purdue
729 (TBS): Providence-Kansas
G2 (CBS): North Carolina-UCLA
G2 (TBS): Iowa St.-Miami
— David Worlock (@DavidWorlock) March 21, 2022