|Barclays hoops classic gets Kentucky vs Maryland|
|Written by Admin|
|Wednesday, 16 November 2011 06:48|
Officials of the Barclays Center announced the tournament will be held Nov. 9 in the new arena in Brooklyn.
Kentucky will play Maryland in the featured game on ESPN, along with Morehead State against LIU.
Kentucky coach John Calipari, Maryland athletic director Kevin Anderson, Barclays Center developer Bruce Ratner and Barclays Center CEO Brett Yormark were on hand for the announcement.
No. 2 Kentucky defeated No. 12 Kansas 75-65 on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden.