MIAMI, FL, Sporting Alert – The college basketball live ESPN3 schedule for Wednesday night, November 16.
It will be another a busy day of action in NCAA college basketball, with 11 games sitting on the watchlist.
Among the highlighted games on the ESPN3 schedule on Wednesday are the clashes between Miami against North Florida and Tulsa at Wichita State.
Miami at North Florida, 7:00pm ET ESPN 3 (WatchESPN app)
At the UNF Arena in Jacksonville, the Ospreys will host the Hurricanes looking for their first win in this overall series. Live Stats | Listen here
According to Miami’s Sports Information Department, the Canes lead the all-time series against North Florida 3-0, but are 1-0 under coach Jim Larranaga.
The last time these two schools met was Nov. 19, 2011, when Miami came away with a 75-62 victory in Coral Gables.
All three games in the series have been at home, which means the Canes will face the Ospreys on the road for the first time.
In their season opener on Friday night, sophomore centre Ebuka Izundu collected 14 points and five rebounds, senior forward Kamari Murphy added 13 points and eight rebounds and the Hurricanes (1-0) picked up a 92-43 win over Western Carolina.
Highly-regarded freshman Dewan Huell had 13 points and seven rebounds and Ja’Quan Newton finished with 13 points in the victory.
Dejan Vasiljevic ended with 11 points in the win for Miami, which shot 50-percent in the win, while grabbed 54 rebounds.
North Florida also comes into this clash on the back of a rolling victory after Dallas Moore poured in a career-high 37 points in a 109-73 victory over NAIA outfit Edward Waters on Monday night.
The Ospreys (1-1) were bouncing back from dropping their season opener 83-66 at Auburn on Friday.
“It was a great night for us with a quick turnaround… two more this week,” said North Florida coach Matthew Driscoll after the win at the top of the week ahead of the Miami battle.
Tulsa at Wichita State, 8:00pm ET ESPN3 (WatchESPN app)
Our other highlighted game on the ESPN3 schedule on Wednesday night comes from the Charles Koch Arena in Kansas, where Wichita State will host Tulsa. GoShockers.com
Wichita State is off to a 2-0 start to the season after beating South Carolina State and Long Beach State.
The Shockers thrashed South Carolina State 85-39 in a season-opening win on Friday night before easily putting away Long Beach State 92-55 on Sunday night.
Meanwhile, the Golden Hurricane (0-1) head on the road looking for their first win of the season after losing to Jacksonville State, 84-73, in their season-opener on Friday night.
Elsewhere on the ESPN3 schedule on Wednesday night, Milwaukee is at Memphis, UT Arlington travels to Florida Gulf Coast, while Idaho goes to Northern Illinois.
College Basketball ESPN3 Schedule
Wednesday, November 16 (ET)
7:00 PM IPFW vs. Illinois State – ESPN3
7:00 PM Central Connecticut vs. Binghamton – ESPN3
7:00 PM UT Arlington vs. Florida Gulf Coast – ESPN3
7:00 PM ESTMiami vs. North Florida – ESPN3
7:30 PM North Carolina Central vs. Western Carolina – ESPN3
8:00 PM Missouri Southern vs. Southern Illinois – ESPN3
8:00 PM Southeast Missouri State vs. Western Illinois – ESPN3
8:00 PM UT San Antonio vs. UIC – ESPN 3
8:00 PM Tulsa vs. Wichita State – ESPN 3
8:00 PM Milwaukee vs. Memphis – ESPN3
9:00 PM Idaho vs. Northern Illinois – ESPN 3