SU hoops to face Cal in the 2K Classic at Madison Square Garden

Published 08/06 2014 10:47AM

Updated 08/06 2014 10:48AM

Syracuse (WSYR-TV) – The Syracuse University men’s basketball team will be paired against Cal in the first round of the 2014 2K Classic at Madison Square Garden.

The game against the Golden Bears is slated for Thursday, Nov. 20 at 9 p.m. on ESPN2.

The winner will face either Texas or Iowa.

The Longhorns and Hawkeyes are set to tip off at 7 p.m. the same night.

The tournament benefits the Wounded Warrior Project.

SU and Cal have played three times – in the 2009 2K Classic, in the 2013 NCAA Tournament, and in the 2013 Maui Classic.

The Orange defeated the Golden Bears in each meeting.

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