Indiana to play Georgia in Legends Classic semifinal
The semifinal match-ups for the 2012 Legends Classic have been set.
In what promises to be one of the country's most eagerly anticipated early-season basketball tournaments, the sixth annual Legends Classic will culminate with its Championship Round games being played at the brand new Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.
The first game of the semifinal doubleheader at the Barclays Center on Monday, November 19 will feature Indiana, expected to be ranked No. 1 heading into the 2012-13 season, facing Georgia in a 5:30 p.m. (ET) tip on ESPNU. That game will be followed by UCLA, featuring the nation's No. 1 rated recruiting class, taking on Georgetown in a game that will air on ESPN2.
The semifinal round winners will square off Tuesday, November 20 for the Legends Classic championship on ESPN, preceded by the consolation game at 7:30 p.m.(ET) on ESPNU.
In all, the four schools advancing to the Barclays Center have combined for 119 trips to the NCAA Tournament.
The complete bracket for the 2012 Legends Classic will be announced at a later date.