ESPN Nets This Year's 64-65 Game

  • February 25, 2002
ESPN, the NCAA and CBS, the latter holding broadcast rights to the NCAA Tournament, agreed to air the first game of the men's tournament, the game between the 64th- and 65th-seeded teams, on ESPN, even though the network doesn't officially acquire rights for that game until 2003. Last year, CBS had the game and aired it on TNN: The National Network.
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