NCAA Announce Times For First and Second Round games

Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
MARCH 11, 2002

March 11, 2002

Norman, Okla. - The NCAA has announced the start times for first and second round matchups in the West sub-Regional in Norman, Oklahoma, on March 16 & 18.

Villanova, a No. 9 seed, will face No. 8 seed Pepperdine at 6 p.m., followed by No. 1 seed Oklahoma taking on No. 16 seed Hartford at 8:30 p.m. at the Lloyd Noble Center. All times are central standard.

The two first-round winners advance to Monday's second-round game that will be televised by ESPN Fullcourt and NCAA Productions with an 8:36 p.m. tip time. The winner of that game advances to the West Regionals semifinals in Boise, Idaho.

All games involving Oklahoma can be heard live on the Internet at with Brian Brinkley calling play-by-play and Tara DeGiusti serving as the color analyst.



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