PRINCETON, N.J. - The Opening Round is complete and the Quarterfinal Round match-ups are set for the seventh annual College Basketball Invitational.
The following Quarterfinal Round games will take place on Monday, March 24:
Penn State at Siena
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Texas A&M at Illinois State
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Radford at Old Dominion
Princeton at Fresno State
Click HERE to view the complete bracket for the tournament. To access complete information about the College Basketball Invitational, log onto www.cbi2014.com.
CBS Sports Network will televise the Penn State at Siena game at 7:00pm (ET), followed by the Texas A&M at Illinois State game at 9:00pm (ET). In addition to the two Quarterfinal Round games, CBS Sports Network will televise the entire Championship Series, beginning March 31. Scott Graham and Bob Wenzel will serve as one broadcast team while Dave Armstrong and John Griffin will be the other broadcast team.
The CBI is a single-elimination tournament up until the "best-of-three" Championship Series, with all games played at campus sites. After the Quarterfinal Round, the Semifinal Round will take place on Wednesday, March 26. Prior to the semifinals, the remaining teams will be re-bracketed. The Championship Series is a best-of-three in which one team will host two of the three games. Those games will be played on March 31, April 2, and April 4.
Past CBI champions include Tulsa, Oregon State, VCU, Oregon, Pittsburgh, and Santa Clara. Teams from nearly every major conference and mid-major conference have participated in the event. Eighteen teams have used the CBI to springboard to the NCAA Tournament the following year, while another 10 have gone on to the NIT.
CBS Sports Network is available across the country through local cable, video and telco providers and via satellite on DirecTV Channel 221 and Dish Network Channel 158. For more information, including a full programming schedule and how to get CBS Sports Network, go to www.cbssportsnetwork.com.
The College Basketball Invitational is produced by the Gazelle Group of Princeton, N.J. The Gazelle Group is a sports marketing firm, specializing in event production and management, client representation, and sponsorship consulting. Gazelle produces numerous nationally-recognized events, such as the 2K Sports Classic, Legends Classic, the Gotham Classic, and the All-American Championship. For more information on the Gazelle Group, please visit gazellegroup.com.