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NCAA Tournament 2011, Round Three: Big East Basketball Schedule

The Big East Conference finished the second round of 2011 NCAA Tournament with a 7-4 record. The No. 1 Pittsburgh Panthers, No. 5 West Virginia Mountaineers, No. 6 Cincinnati Bearcats and No. 3 UConn Huskies earned victories on Thursday. On Friday, No. 3 Syracuse Orange, No. 11 Marquette Golden Eagles and No. 2 Notre Dame Fighting Irish all won.

All in all, it has been a solid two days for Big East basketball fans. However, now things get a bit harder as the competition gets a bit tougher. Here are the Big East matchups for Saturday:

(4) Kentucky vs. (5) West Virginia (12:15 p.m. on CBS)

Announcers: Ian Eagle, Jim Spanarkel, David Aldridge

Check out SB Nation's home for WVU -- The Smoking Musket.

(1) Pittsburgh vs. (8) Butler (7:10 p.m. on TBS)

Announcers: Tim Brando, Mike Gminski, Lewis Johnson

Check out SB Nation's home for Pitt -- The Cardiac Hill.

(3) UConn vs. (6) Cincinnati (9:40 p.m. on TBS)

Announcers: Tim Brando, Mike Gminski, Lewis Johnson

Check out SB Nation's home for UConn -- The UConn Blog; Check out SB Nation's home for Cincinnati -- Down The Drive.

Check this StoryStream throughout the day for game-by-game updates and recaps.