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March Madness 2015: Open thread for Thursday's second-round games

Hey, basketball!

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Here we go -- the best day of the year. The NCAA tournament really gets underway on the first Thursday of March Madness (apologies, First Four participants), and that's today.

Our Wisconsin Badgers don't begin until Friday night -- you can read about their opening-round matchup here -- but that's just fine. Here's the TV slate for today -- what will you be watching?

Every damn year: What channel is truTV?
11:15 a.m. CBS Pittsburgh I Notre Dame vs. Northeastern
11:40 a.m. truTV Louisville I Iowa State vs. UAB
12:40 p.m. TBS Jacksonville I Baylor vs. Georgia State
1:10 p.m. TNT Portland I Arizona vs. Texas Southern
After conc. I CBS Pittsburgh II Butler vs. Texas
After conc. I truTV Louisville II SMU vs. UCLA
After conc. I TBS Jacksonville II Xavier vs. Ole Miss
After conc. I TNT Portland II VCU vs. Ohio State
5:50 p.m. TBS Pittsburgh III Villanova vs. Lafayette
6:10 p.m. CBS Louisville III Cincinnati vs. Purdue
6:20 p.m. TNT Jacksonville III North Carolina vs. Harvard
6:27 p.m. truTV Portland III Utah vs. Stephen F. Austin
After conc. III TBS Pittsburgh IV N.C. State vs. LSU
After conc. III CBS Louisville IV Kentucky vs. Hampton
After conc. III TNT Jacksonville IV Arkansas vs. Wofford
After conc. III truTV Portland IV Georgetown vs. Eastern Washington