Last year Connecticut upset Michigan State in one of the bigger surprises of the early College Basketball season. Now ESPN is ready to throw out a few more surprises. This year the Armed Forces Classic will be part of ESPN's Veterans Week, and it will feature the defending Pac-12 Champions Oregon against the Big East's Georgetown Hoyas. Below is the press release.
ESPN Announces Georgetown and Oregon to Play in Armed Forces Classic in November
The second installment of the Armed Forces Classic will showcase men’s basketball programs from Georgetown University and the University of Oregon on Friday, Nov. 8. The game will take place at a military installation to be determined as part of ESPN’s Veteran’s Week initiative honoring the men and women who are serving and who have served in the United States military, both at home and abroad.