GROUP A: Scotland vs. Morocco

SITE: Saint-Etienne

TIME: Noon. TV: ESPN2 (highlights Ch. 34, 2 p.m.).

* ABOUT SCOTLAND: Unless Norway upsets Brazil today in Marseille, Scotland will advance to the second round for the first time in eight World Cup appearances,if it defeats Morocco.

* ABOUT MOROCCO: Morocco can qualify for the second round via the same route--win this game while Norway loses to Brazil.



* OUTLOOK: The drought should end today for Scotland.