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2016 NIT Men’s Basketball Tournament TV Schedule (March 22-31, 2016)

The NIT is now down to its Elite Eight. Beginning March 29, with its Final Four, the tournament will be played at New York City’s Madison Square Garden with the NIT title played on Mar. 31.

NIT on ESPN family of networks

Updated Tue. Mar. 22, 2016 7:19 p.m. EDT

The following are the scheduled game start times (all times Eastern; start times subject to change), and announcers for NIT action:

Quarterfinals: Tuesday, March 22, 2016

7:‪‪00 p.m.‬‬ on ESPN: Valparaiso/Saint Mary’s Quadrant
(#2) Saint Mary’s @ (#1) Valparaiso
Announcers: Mike Couzens, Dan Dakich

9:00‪ p.m.‬ on ESPN: St. Bonaventure/BYU Quadrant
(#4) Creighton @ (#2) BYU
Announcers: Roxy Bernstein, Fran Fraschilla

Quarterfinals: Wednesday, March 23, 2016

7:‪‪00 p.m.‬ on ESPN2: Monmouth/Florida Quadrant
(#4) George Washington @ (#2) Florida
Announcers: Brad Nessler, Cory Alexander

9:‪00 p.m.‬ on ESPN2: South Carolina/San Diego State Quadrant
(#4) Georgia Tech @ (#2) San Diego State

Semifinals: Tuesday, March 29, 2016

7:00 p.m. on ESPN2: Final Four Semifinal #1
Location: Madison Square Garden (New York, NY)

9:00 p.m. on ESPN2: Final Four Semifinal #2
Location: Madison Square Garden (New York, NY)

Thursday, March 31, 2016

7:00 p.m. on ESPN: NIT Championship
Location: Madison Square Garden (New York, NY)

Written by Douglas Pucci

Douglas Pucci (a.k.a. “Son of the Bronx”) has worked with Mr. Berman for more than a decade. A Bronx native, NYU graduate and once-intern for VH1's "Pop Up Video," Pucci went on to design, build and maintain websites for various non-profit organizations in his hometown of New York City. He also contributes to the sports website Awful Announcing.

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