The National Invitational Tournament and the road to its Final Four at Madison Square Garden begins Tuesday night on various ESPN Network channels. Though not local college hoops squads, such as the Drexel Dragons, La Salle Explorers and St. Joseph's Hawks, are not playing until Wednesday night, there's plenty of NIT Tournament action to watch.
Here's a look at Tuesday's game times and TV schedule. (For a complete NIT bracket, click here.):
(No. 1-seed) Washington Huskies vs. (8) Texas-Arlington Mavericks
(4) Northwestern Wildcats vs. (5) Akron Zips
(3) Oregon Ducks vs. (6) LSU Tigers
(2) Dayton Flyers vs. (7) Iowa Hawkeyes
(1) Tennessee Volunteers vs. (8) Savannah St. Tigers
(4) Middle Tenn. St. Blue Raiders vs. (5) Marshall Thundering Herd
(1) Seton Hall Pirates vs. (8) Stony Brook Seawolves
(4) Mississippi St. Bulldogs vs. (5) UMass Minutemen
(3) Stanford Cardinal vs. (6) Cleveland St. Vikings
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