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2016 CBE Hall of Fame Classic Championship Round Matchups Set

 -ESPN networks to air all four Championship Round games-

KANSAS CITY, MO – The National Association of Basketball Coaches announced today the matchups for the championship round of the 2016 CBE Hall of Fame Classic.  All four games of the CBE Hall of Fame Classic at Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo., will be aired live on ESPN networks. 

On Monday, November 21, George Washington will take on Georgia at 7:00pm ET on ESPNU, followed by Kansas and UAB at 9:30pm ET on ESPN2On Tuesday, November 22, the consolation game will tip off at 7:30pm ET on ESPN3, followed by the 2016 CBE Hall of Fame Classic championship game at 10:00pm ET on ESPN2. 

 

Tickets for the championship round games at Sprint Center will be available beginning Saturday, August 6th at 10:00am CST through www.axs.com, www.cbehalloffameclassic.com, by phone at 1-888-929-7849 or in person at Sprint Center Box Office.

The CBE Hall of Fame Classic will be the culminating event of college basketball’s Hall of Fame Weekend, which also includes the 11th annual induction ceremony for the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame on Friday, November 18th.

For more information on the CBE Hall of Fame Classic, please visit www.cbehalloffameclassic.com and follow us on Twitter at @CBEHOFClassic.

 

CBE Hall of Fame Classic Championship Rounds

Semifinal Doubleheader

Championship Doubleheader

Sprint Center – Kansas City, MO

Sprint Center – Kansas City, MO

Monday, November 21 - 7:00 PM ET

Tuesday, November 22 – 7:30 PM ET

George Washington vs. Georgia (ESPNU)

Consolation Game (ESPN3)

Kansas vs. UAB (ESPN2)

Championship Game (ESPN2)

 

Host Rounds

Washington, DC Regional Rounds

Charles E. Smith Center – Washington DC

Tuesday, November 15 – Time TBD

Siena at George Washington

Thursday, November 17 – Time TBD

Ark. Pine Bluff at George Washington

Lawrence Regional Rounds

Allen Fieldhouse – Lawrence, KS

Friday, November 18 – Time TBD

Siena at Kansas

Friday, November 25 – Time TBD  

UNC Asheville at Kansas

Athens Regional Rounds

Stegeman Coliseum – Athens, GA

Monday, November 14 – Time TBD

UNC Asheville at Georgia

Thursday, November 17 – Time TBD

Furman at Georgia

Birmingham Regional Rounds

Bartow Arena – Birmingham, AL

Friday, November 11 – Time TBD

Arkansas Pine Bluff at UAB

Monday, November 14 – Time TBD

Furman at UAB

 

 

Asheville Sub-Host Round

Kimmel Arena, Asheville, NC

Sunday, November 20 – 2:00 PM ET

Siena at UNC Asheville

 

Greenville Sub-Host Round

Timmons Arena – Greenville, SC

Tuesday, November 22 – Time TBD

UNC Asheville at Furman

 

Loudonville Sub-Host Round

Times Union Center, Loudonville, NY

Wednesday, November 23 – Time TBD

Arkansas Pine Bluff at Siena

 

 

 

 
 

About the CBE Hall of Fame Classic

The event is named after the College Basketball Experience, the award-winning and highly interactive college basketball fan facility adjacent to Sprint Center, which also features the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame. Opened in October 2007, the College Basketball Experience is the nation's only facility that celebrates, in its entirety, the sport of men's collegiate basketball. The tournament, in partnership with the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), was initially established in 2001 as the Guardians Classic.

The CBE Hall of Fame Classic is produced by Blue Ridge Sports & Entertainment, Inc.  Blue Ridge Sports & Entertainment, Inc. is a sports management firm based in the Shenandoah Valley city of Winchester, Virginia. For more information on Blue Ridge Sports & Entertainment, Inc. please visit www.blueridgesports.com and follow us on Twitter at @BRSEinc.

To find out more, visit: www.cbehalloffameclassic.com and follow us on Twitter @CBEHOFClassic.

Contact:
Liz Woerth, 
Blue Ridge Sports & Entertainment, Inc.

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