ACC moves men's hoops tourney championship to Saturday night

Published 05/13 2014 01:03PM

Updated 05/13 2014 01:06PM

Syracuse (WSYR-TV) – The Atlantic Coast Conference is moving its men’s basketball championship to Saturday night.

The tournament will now begin on Tuesday night.

The ACC decided to move the night of the championship to Saturday at 8:30 p.m. after reaching an agreement with ESPN.

The cable sports network will carry all 14 tournament games, according to the ACC.

The 2015 edition of the tournament will mark the first time its final has been played on a Saturday night since 1981.

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