KU vs. Wake set for Thanksgiving
Brennan: Not-So-Lost Tourney Of Atlantis
Though this year's Battle 4 Atlantis won't be as stacked as the 2012 version, it still will feature Andrew Wiggins, Eamonn Brennan writes. Blog
The other first-round matchups announced Monday are: Villanova against Southern California and first-year coach Andy Enfield, who led Florida Gulf Coast on its NCAA tournament run in March; Xavier, in its first season as a member of the Big East, meeting Iowa; and Tennessee facing UTEP.
The Kansas-Wake Forest winner will meet the Villanova-Southern California winner in one semifinal on Nov. 29. The championship game is Nov. 30 in the Imperial Arena, a grand ballroom converted to a basketball venue.
Harvard beat Central Florida in the inaugural tournament and Duke defeated Louisville last season.
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