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Every matchup, game time, and TV channel for Friday’s college basketball conference tourney slate

We run down the full schedule of college basketball for Friday, March 12th. Two games have been canceled due to COVID-19.

A general view of the ACC conference logo on the court prior to the game between the Miami Hurricanes and the North Florida Ospreys at Watsco Center. Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

The NCAA Tournament is a week away, and that means we’re fast approaching the end of Championship Week. 11 automatic bids have been handed out thus far, and the rest will arrive on Saturday and Sunday. Several of those championship game matchups are set, but most will be finalized with semifinal contests on Friday and Saturday.

Friday had 28 semifinals scheduled coming into the day. However, we’ve had two of those games canceled due to positive COVID-19 tests. Virginia had to forfeit their ACC semifinal against Georgia Tech and North Carolina A&T had to forfeit their MEAC semifinal against Norfolk State. Georgia Tech advances to the title game to face the winner of North Carolina vs. Florida State. Norfolk State advances to the title game to face the winner of Morgan State and Coppin State.

That leaves us with 26 semifinals and 12 quarterfinal contests. Maryland and Michigan tip things off at 11:30 a.m. on the Big Ten Network in a quarterfinal contest. The evening wraps with a pair of 11:59 p.m. ET tips including a big West semifinal between UC Riverside vs. UC Irvine on ESPNU and a Mountain West semifinal between Colorado State and Utah State on CBS Sports Network.

Here is the complete rundown of Friday’s conference tournament schedule, including times and TV channels.

College basketball schedule: Friday, March 12

Team Team Time TV
Team Team Time TV
Maryland #4 Michigan 11:30 AM BTN
Mississippi State #6 Alabama 12:00 PM ESPN
UAB Western Kentucky 12:00 PM CBSSN
South Florida Wichita State 12:00 PM ESPN2
#9 Ohio State #20 Purdue 2:00 PM BTN
Florida Tennessee 2:00 PM ESPN
Cincinnati SMU 3:00 PM ESPN2
North Texas Louisiana Tech 3:00 PM CBSSN
Texas Southern Jackson State 3:00 PM ESPN3
Ohio Toledo 5:00 PM CBSSN
Georgetown Seton Hall 6:00 PM FS1
Morgan St Coppin State 6:00 PM FloHoops
Iona Niagara 6:00 PM ESPNews
Northwestern State Nicholls 6:00 PM ESPN+
#12 Oklahoma State #2 Baylor 6:30 PM ESPN
Rutgers #3 Illinois 6:30 PM BTN
Tulane #7 Houston 7:00 PM ESPNU
Missouri #8 Arkansas 7:00 PM SEC Network
Montana State Southern Utah 7:00 PM
Akron Buffalo 7:30 PM CBSSN
Seattle U Grand Canyon 8:00 PM ESPN+
Fairfield Saint Peter's 8:30 PM ESPNews
Oregon State Oregon 8:30 PM PAC12
North Carolina #15 Florida State 9:00 PM ESPN
Lamar Abilene Christian 9:00 PM ESPN+
UConn #17 Creighton 9:00 PM FS1
Wisconsin #5Iowa 9:00 PM BTN
Ole Miss LSU 9:00 PM SEC Network
UC Davis UC Santa Barbara 9:00 PM ESPN3
#13 Texas #11Kansas 9:30 PM ESPN2
Nevada #19 San Diego State 9:30 PM CBSSN
Grambling Prairie View A&M 9:30 PM ESPN3
UCF Memphis 10:00 PM ESPNU
Montana Eastern Washington 10:00 PM
New Mexico State Utah Valley 11:00 PM ESPN+
#23 Colorado #24 USC 11:30 PM ESPN
UC Riverside UC Irvine 11:59 PM ESPNU
Colorado State Utah State 11:59 PM CBSSN