Connect with us

Pittsburgh Sports Now

Pitt Basketball

Pitt Hoops Announces Opening Game for 2017-18 Season

Pitt Hoops Announces Opening Game for 2017-18 Season

Their exact roster isn’t finalized yet but the Pitt Panthers basketball team know their opening game for the 2017-18 season.

The Panthers will open the season by taking part in the fourth annual 2017 Veterans Classic. This tournament will be televised on the CBS Sports Network.

The tournament will take place on November 10 at the U.S. Naval Academy and will consist of Pitt, Alabama, Memphis and Navy.

Alabama will play Memphis at 6:30 PM and Pitt then play Navy at approximately 9 PM.

“We are honored to compete against Navy in the 2017 Veterans Classic,” said Kevin Stallings. “The opportunity to interact with and observe the dedication and drive of the men and women in the United States Naval Academy will have a lasting impact on our young team. We have an unbelievable level of respect for those who protect our country and it will be invaluable for our guys to witness their selfless service.”

Navy is coached by Ed DeChellis and had an overall record of 16-16 in 2016-17 and was 10-8 in Patriot League play.


The Sports Now network is growing! Check out our new site PittsburghHockeyNow.com for the best Pittsburgh Penguins news and opinion.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Be the First to Comment!

avatar
  Subscribe  
Notify of

Pitt and Duquesne Athletics Schedule

Our Sponsors

Dunkin Donuts
Moon Golf Club
The Law Office of Mark Smith
Leon's Billiards and More
Archie's Southside
Steel City Tribute
Advertisements

Be the First to Know! Subscribe to PSN

Be the first to know! Get all of our posts delivered straight to your inbox.

@PGHSportsNow

To Top

Send this to a friend