Nov. 19, 2008
TUCSON, Ariz. - The University of Arizona men's basketball team will travel to Athens, Ga., for the consolation rounds of the 2008 Dick's Sporting Goods NIT Season Tip-Off to be held Nov. 24-25.
Arizona (1-1) will travel to Athens, Ga., to face Mississippi Valley State (0-4) on Monday, Nov. 24, at 5:45 p.m. EST. The other matchup will feature Georgia (2-1) and Santa Clara (1-2) at 8 p.m. All games will be played at the University of Georgia's Stegeman Coliseum.
The consolation rounds feature dedicated match-ups, so the schedule for Tuesday, Nov. 25 is also set. Arizona will face Santa Clara at 5:45 p.m. and Georgia will host Mississippi Valley State at 8 p.m.
Any broadcast television information has yet to be announced.
Ticket information will follow shortly.