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NCAA Tournament Day 2 TV and online streaming schedule, open games thread


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With Day 1 NCAA tournament in the books, we've moved on to the second best sports day of the year! The only reason yesterday was better was because it was the first day. Sorry second day, you're just going to have to play second fiddle.

Here's the television schedule so you know what to watch and where to find it on the tube; you can also catch all of the action online at the NCAA's March Madness Live if you have the proper cable subscriptions.

If you're looking for the games that have a solid chance for upset potential, I'd direct you first to Cal-Hawaii, which is a 4/13 matchup that has been everyone's trendy pick. There are a lot of solid reasons for that: Despite playing in the Big West, Hawaii is ranked 60th by (just one spot behind Oregon State); additionally, while Cal is loaded with NBA talent, it's young talent that has been known to drop a turd of a game now and then this season.

A less trendy pick, but perhaps one you should keep an eye on? The 3/14 of West Virginia and Stephen F. Austin. Those don't typically result in upsets, but thinks the Lumberjacks are criminally underseeded, ranking them 33rd (!) nationally. Of course, also thinks the Mountaineers are underseeded, so the site still projects WVU to win 70 percent of the time.

Enjoy it all. Go ahead and use this as your thread for all of today's action.

Friday March 18: Round of 64

12:15p St. Louis Midwest (7) Dayton Flyers vs. (10) Syracuse Orange Brian Anderson/Steve Smith//Dana Jacobson
12:40p Brooklyn South (2) Villanova Wildcats vs. (15) UNC-Asheville Bulldogs Verne Lundquist/Jim Spanarkel//Allie LaForce
1:30p Oklahoma City West (7) Oregon State Beavers vs. 910) Virginia Commonwealth Rams Carter Blackburn/ Mike Gminski//Jaime Maggio
2:00p Spokane South (4) California Golden Bears vs. (13) Hawaii Rainbow Warriors Spero Dedes/Doug Gottlieb//Ros Gold-Onwude
After conc. I St. Louis Midwest (2) Michigan State Spartans vs. (15) Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders Anderson/Smith//Jacobson
After conc. I Oklahoma City West (2) Oklahoma Sooners vs. (15) CS-Bakersfield Roadrunners Blackburn/Gminski//Maggio
After conc. I Brooklyn South (7) Iowa Hawkeyes vs. (10) Temple Owls Lundquist/Spanarkel//LaForce
After conc. I Spokane South (5) Maryland Terrapins vs. (12) South Dakota State Jackrabbits Dedes/Gottlieb//Gold-Onwude
6:50p St. Louis East (7) Wisconsin Badgers vs.(10) Pittsburgh Panthers Anderson/Smith//Jacobson
7:10p Brooklyn East (3) West Virginia Mountaineers vs. (14) Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks Lundquist/Spanarkel//LaForce
7:20p Oklahoma City West (3) Texas A&M Aggies vs. (14) Green Bay Phoenix Blackburn/Gminski//Maggio
7:27p Spokane West (1) Oregon Ducks vs. (16) Holy Cross Crusaders Dedes/Gottlieb//Gold-Onwude
After conc. III St. Louis East (2) Xavier Musketeers vs. (15) Weber State Wildcats Anderson/Smith//Jacobson
After conc. III Brooklyn East (6) Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs.(11) Michigan Wolverines Lundquist/Spanarkel//LaForce
After conc. III Oklahoma City West (6) Texas Longhorns vs.(11) Northern Iowa Panthers Blackburn/Gminski//Maggio
After conc. III Spokane West (8) Saint Josephs (PA) Hawks vs. (9) Cincinnati Bearcats Dedes/Gottlieb//Gold-Onwude