The first CBS Sports Classic college basketball event takes place Saturday, Dec. 20, at the United Center in Chicago. The event features some of college hoops’ most competitive and storied teams. Things tip off at 1pm ET on CBS as the No. 24 North Carolina Tar Heels take on the No. 12 Ohio State Buckeyes. Following that game, at 3pm ET on CBS, the UCLA Bruins face the No. 1 Kentucky Wildcats.
Just in time for the holiday season, CBS Cares — the network’s public service announcement initiative launched in 2000 — has given the gift of star power and a sizable television audience to the non-profit “I Have A Dream” Foundation (IHDF), which works to ensure that all children have the opportunity, support and resources to pursue higher education. The foundation was launched in 1986 by businessman Eugene M. Lang, who had returned to speak at his East Harlem elementary school after 50 years and learned that three-quarters of the school’s students would struggle to finish high school. On the spot, Lang decided to offer college […]
Some years are certainly more interesting than others when in comes to TV fare. And 1990 certainly had a number of memorable TV escapades, for better or worse. It didn’t seem right to shine a spotlight on a young Sandra Bullock’s ill-fated starring stint in a TV adaptation of Working Girl. Then again, that wasn’t as big a bomb as the one that executive producer Steven Bochco dropped when he combined a gritty police-procedural drama with almost-laughable musical numbers in a show called Cop Rock. While those may be amusing binge-watch exercises, there are plenty of others that are also […]
The NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament begins Friday, March 20, on ESPN2 with regional action from across the country. ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPN3 and WatchESPN combine to televise the tournament: First Round March 20-21, Second Round March 22-23, Sweet 16 Regional Semifinals March 27-28, Elite 8 Regional Finals March 29-30, Final Four April 5 and Championship Game April 7. 2015 NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament schedule on ESPN networks Date Time (ET) Network March 20 12:00 PM ESPN2 Round: First Round 12:00 PM ESPN3 Carver Hawkeye Arena Iowa City, IA USA Miami VS. Washington Round: First Round 12:00 PM ESPN3 Memorial Coliseum […]