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Tip Times, TV Info Announced For Final Four Next Saturday

A closeup of a Wilson Final Four basketball.

ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 04: The Wilson basketball with the Final Four logo is seen as the Connecticut Huskies practice ahead of the 2014 NCAA Men's Final Four at AT&T Stadium on April 4, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

The Final Four is next Saturday in San Antonio. The television info for it was just released.

While we're still waiting on who the final participant will be, we know when the two games will be played.

Michigan and Loyola-Chicago will tip off at 6:09 p.m. ET to get things started. Villanova and the winner of Duke-Kansas will follow 40 minutes after the conclusion of that game.

Contrary to tradition, the Final Four will notbe on CBS. Both games next Saturday will be televised on TBS.

Here is the info on the main and TeamCast broadcasts for each game.

Jim Nantz, Grant Hill and Bill Raftery will call the games for the fourth straight year with reporter Tracy Wolfson. Saturday’s exclusive live coverage on TBS will begin with At the Final Four presented by Infiniti at 3:00 PM, ET and the night’s action will conclude with Inside March Madness presented by Buickfollowing the games.

Additionally, TNT and truTV will provide TeamCast presentations – independently produced, team-specific coverage for both games. For the first game, the MichiganTeamCast will be featured on TNT and the Loyola (IL)TeamCast will air on truTV. The second game will feature the Duke/Kansas TeamCast on TNT, with the VillanovaTeamCast on truTV.

We will updated you when Duke-Kansas goes final. Those two teams are in the second half.

You can watch the game on CBS.