Katz: Pitino Likes Atlantis Challenge
Louisville coach Rick Pitino isn't shying away from a challenging nonconference schedule after last year when he rarely left home, writes Andy Katz. Blog
The eight-team field, which has a combined 160 NCAA tournament appearances, will play Thanksgiving weekend on a court inside a converted ballroom.
Harvard won the inaugural tournament last year on its way to the school's first NCAA tournament berth in 66 years.
The tournament started as a doubleheader in 2010 and was given exempt status by the NCAA in 2011.
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