Sunday, March 7, 2004

Planning ahead: Can't miss TV



Sunday: Florida at Kentucky

UK continues its push for a No. 1 seed for the NCAA basketball tournament. A win against the rival Gators would be huge for the red-hot Wildcats' prospects.

Time: Noon. TV: Ch. 12, 7.

Monday: Angels vs. Mariners

Get your spring training baseball fix before the onslaught of the college basketball bonanza that is Championship Week. Get your first look at superstar Vladimir Guerrero in a halos uniform.

Time: 2 p.m. TV: ESPN

Tuesday: Big East Tourney

Are the UConn women mortal after all? The Big East final probably will pit them against one of the teams to have beaten the Huskies, See what kind of message they send in a likely matchup vs. one of the league teams to beat them - Notre Dame and Villanova. - should the teams get to the final.

Time: 7 p.m. TV: ESPN

Wednesday: Hoops Tourneys

And away we go: Big East 1st rd (noon, 2 p.m., 7, 9, ESPN)

Big Sky final (9 p.m., ESPN2); C-USA 1st rd (1 p.m., 3, ESPN2)

Northeast final (7 p.m., ESPN2)

Thursday: Hoops Tourneys

A-10 quarters (noon, 2 p.m., 7, 9:15, FOXSN)

ACC 1st rd (7 p.m., ESPN)

Big East quarters (noon, 2 p.m., 7, ESPN2; 9 p.m. ESPN)

Big Ten 1st rd (noon, 2 p.m., ESPN; 5, ESPN2)

Big 12 1st rd (9:30 p.m., ESPN2)

Mountain West quarters (Midnight, ESPN)

Friday: Hoops Tourneys

A-10 semis (7 p.m., 9:15, FOXSN)

ACC quarters (noon, 2 p.m., 7, 9, ESPN2)

Big East semis (7 p.m., 9, ESPN)

Big Ten quarters (noon, 2 p.m. ESPN)

C-USA semi (4:30 p.m., ESPN)

Southland final (4:30 p.m., ESPN2)

Saturday: Hoops Tourneys

A-10 final (6 p.m., ESPN)

ACC semis (1:30 p.m., 3:30, ESPN)

Big East final (8 p.m., ESPN)

Big Ten semis (1:45 p.m., 4, Ch. 12, 7)

Big 12 semis (2 p.m., 4, ESPN2)

Big West final (Midnight, ESPN)

C-USA final (11:30 a.m., Ch. 12, 7)

MAC final (7 p.m., ESPN2)

Pac-10 final (6 p.m., Ch. 12, 7)

WAC final (9 p.m., ESPN2)




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