Missouri vs. Kansas tops CBS NCAA Weekend Slate

From CBS Sports –


CBS Sports’ college basketball schedule continues with top college basketball action this weekend, with four games live on Saturday, Feb. 25.  Action tips-off with Vanderbilt taking on *No. 1-ranked Kentucky (12:00 NOON-2:00 PM, ET) from Rupp Arena in Lexington, Ky., followed by regional action (2:00-4:00 PM, ET) with UCLA at Arizona from the McKale Center in Tucson, Ariz. and Villanova at *No. 9-ranked Georgetown from the Verizon Center in Washington D.C.  The day’s action concludes with a Big 12 Conference showdown between *No. 3-ranked Missouri at *No. 4-ranked Kansas (4:00-6:00 PM, ET) from Allen Fieldhouse in Lawrence, Kan.

Ian Eagle and Jim Spanarkel handle the call for Vanderbilt-Kentucky.  Steve Scheer produces and Bryan Lilley directs.  Turner Sports’ Brian Anderson and analyst Dan Bonner team up for UCLA-Arizona.  Craig Silver produces and Mark Grant directs.  Spero Dedes will be joined by Bob Wenzel for Villanova-Georgetown.  Vic Frank produces and Andy Goldberg directs.  Verne Lundquist and CBS Sports’ lead college basketball analyst Clark Kellogg will be courtside for Missouri-Kansas.  Bob Dekas, CBS Sports’ coordinating producer for college basketball, produces and Bob Fishman directs.

On Sunday, Feb. 27, CBS Sports features a doubleheader of games beginning with a Big East battle as Pittsburgh takes on *No. 17-ranked Louisville (2:00-4:00 PM, ET) from KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Ky., followed by *No. 8-ranked Ohio State hosts *No. 16-ranked Wisconsin (4:00-6:00 PM, ET) at Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio.

Ian Eagle is joined by Bill Raftery for Pittsburgh-Louisville on Sunday.  Mark Wolff produces and Suzanne Smith directs.  Tim Brando and Mike Gminski handle the call for Wisconsin-Ohio State.  Bob Mansbach produces and Mike Arnold directs.

AT THE HALF, CBS Sports’ halftime studio show, hosted by Greg Gumbel alongside Greg Anthony and Sports Illustrated’s Seth Davis, provides all the day’s news, scores and highlights live from the CBS Broadcast Center in New York City. Eric Mann produces and Bob Matina directs. Harold Bryant is Vice President, Production, CBS Sports.

In addition, CBS Sports will stream Vanderbilt-Kentucky, Villanova-Georgetown, Pittsburgh-Louisville and Wisconsin-Ohio State, as well as select games from the entire 2011-12 college basketball schedule, live on CBSSports.com. The games are available exclusively on CBSSports.com and CBS Sports Mobile

*AP Poll as of 2/20/12


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