Thursday, August 5, 2010

Duke to meet Marquette in tourney semis

Marquette will be defending NCAA champion Duke's opponent in the semifinals of the CBE Classic on Nov. 22 in Kansas City, according to a tournament schedule released today.

Duke will meet Marquette at 7:30 p.m., with a Kansas State-Gonzaga semifinal to follow. The championship game will be held Nov. 23 following a consolation game that will start at 7:45 p.m.

In regional round games in the tournament to be held at Duke, the Blue Devils will meet to Princeton at a time to be announced on Nov. 14 and will play Miami of Ohio at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 16.

Regardless of the regional round results, Duke, Marquette, Kansas State and Gonzaga will advance to the semifinals.

Ken Tysiac


Anonymous said...

So, its not a tournament if the 'semifinals' are predetermined, right?