Georgia State Panthers vs. Alabama Crimson Tide: Start Time, TV Channel, Live Stream and More

Nov 12, 2013; Nashville, TN, USA; Georgia State Panthers head coach Ron Hunter reacts during the first half against the Vanderbilt Commodores at Memorial Gym. Mandatory Credit: Jim Brown-USA TODAY Sports

Date: November 19, 2013

Tip-off Time: 8:00 PM ET

TV Channel: ESPN3, ESPN Full Court

Radio: 1340 The Fan 3 (Atlanta); List of Alabama radio affiliates

Live Stream: Watch ESPN (Click here)

After grabbing a dominant, 96-70 win over McNeese State on Monday, the stage is set for the Georgia State Panthers to face-off with Alabama on Tuesday night as a continuation of the NIT Season Tip-off event.

As noted in our preview of the McNeese St. game, this is the “regional final” of the tip-off tournament, and while it is being played in “enemy territory” in Tuscaloosa, a win here by the Panthers would propel them to the semifinals in New York over Thanksgiving.

Name value would normally place Alabama as a huge favorite in this game, but our friends in Las Vegas have only made the Crimson Tide a 7-point favorite in this game, and that is a huge nod of respect for the Panthers in what amounts to a true road game. GSU features a trio (at least) of high-major talent with Kentucky transfer Ryan Harrow, sophomore gunner R.J. Hunter (who is averaging 22 points per game), and senior Devonta White.

Alabama is a formidable opponent, led by senior guard Trevor Releford, but Tide head coach Anthony Grant doesn’t have the huge talent edge that you might expect, and I foresee a close-fought game with a big-time effort from Ron Hunter and the Panthers.

Stay tuned for more information, and an upcoming recap when the game is completed.

Topics: Alabama Crimson Tide, Georgia State Panthers

Want more from ATL All Day?  
Subscribe to FanSided Daily for your morning fix. Enter your email and stay in the know.

LIVEFeed More LOCAL news from the Fansided Network

Hot on the Web From golf.com