Aug. 3, 2011
The Wildcats will participate in a pair of doubleheaders at Madison Square Garden on Thursday-Friday, Nov. 17-18, along with Mississippi State, St. John's and Texas A&M. All four games will be televised by ESPN2.
The semifinal match-ups, scheduled for Nov. 17, feature Texas A&M vs. Mississippi State at 7 p.m. EST, while St. John's faces Arizona immediately following.
Winners will meet in the championship game on Nov. 18 at approximately 7 p.m. EST, while the consolation game is slated to start at 4:30 p.m.
The complete bracket for the 2011 2K Sports Classic benefiting Coaches vs. Cancer will be announced at a later date.
Arizona returns three starters and 11 letterwinners from last season's club that posted a 30-8 record, won the Pac-10 regular season championship and advanced to the NCAA West Regional final.