The Bulls and Blackhawks are off today, but there's plenty of college basketball action today, including the Northwestern Wildcats in their first home NIT game since 1994, and two more first round play-in games in the NCAA tournament. If you're not into the college game, ESPN has an NBA doubleheader for you tonight. And the Sox are on TV this afternoon.â†µâ†µ
5:30 p.m., truTV: NCAA tournament basketball, UTSA vs. Alabama State at Dayton, Ohio. Announcers: Gus Johnson and Len Elmoreâ†µâ†µ
6:30 p.m., Versus: NHL, Capitals at Red Wings. The Caps can help out the Blackhawks tonight by winning in Detroit.â†µâ†µ
7 p.m., ESPN3: NIT basketball, Northwestern vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee at Welsh-Ryan Arena in Evanston.â†µâ†µ
8 p.m., truTV: NCAA tournament basketball, Southern California vs. VCU at Dayton, Ohio. Announcers: Gus Johnson and Len Elmoreâ†µâ†µMavericks at Warriors.