Here's the slate of NIT Tournament games for today:â†µ
At 7:00, No. 5 Nebraska takes on No. 4 Wichita State on ESPN2. Then at 7:30, there's No. 7 Florida Atlantic against No. 2 Miami (Florida) on ESPN3. At 8:00, and also on ESPN3, there's No. 5 Milwaukee against No. 4 Northwestern. At 8:00 on ESPNU, No. 8 Bethune-Cookman plays No. 1 Virginia Tech.â†µ
At 9:00 on ESPN2, there's No. 5 Mississippi against No. 4 Cal. On ESPN3, and also at 9:00, there's No. 8 Texas Southern against No. 1 Colorado. And finally, at 10:00 there's No. 7 Long Beach State versus No. 2 Washington State on ESPNU.â†µ
The first nine games of the first round of the NIT took place last night. In last night's NIT games, No. 6 Charleston upset No. 3 Dayton 94-84; No. 2 Cleveland State beat No. 7 Vermont, 63-60; No. 1 Alabama blew out No. 8 Coastal Carolina, 68-44; No. 3 Missouri State beat No. 6 Murray State 89-76; No. 3 Oklahoma State knocked off No. 6 Harvard 71-54; No. 6 Fairfield beat No. 3 Colorado State 62-60; No. 1 Boston College beat No. 8 McNeese State 82-64; No. 7 Kent State beat No. 2 St. Mary's 71-70; and No. 4 New Mexico beat No. 5 UTEP 69-57.â†µ
The College Basketball Invitational and the College Insider Tournament also have games tonight. Tonight's CBI schedule includes Duquesne playing Montana at 9:00. Also on the schedule are Miami (Ohio) against Rhode Island at 7:00, St. Bonaventure traveling to UCF at 8:00, and Weber State versus Oregon at 10:00. In the College Insider Tournament, Tennessee Tech takes on Western Michigan at 7:00, Oral Roberts plays Southern Methodist and Iona plays Valparaiso at 8:00, and Idaho plays San Francisco at 10:00.