Alabama, Memphis and Pittsburgh will join host Navy in the 2017 Veterans Classic on CBS Sports Network, an annual college basketball showcase that brings together teams from across the country in celebration of Veterans Day. The fourth annual event at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. tips-off on Friday, Nov. 10, the opening day of the 2017-18 college basketball season. Alabama will play Memphis at 6:30 PM, ET, followed by Pittsburgh vs. Navy at 9:00 PM, ET.
The three participating schools will also have the unique opportunity to get a glimpse of life as a midshipman at the Naval Academy. The visiting teams will be immersed in the culture and tradition of the Naval Academy, including touring the `Yard,' watching noon meal formation, eating lunch with the Brigade at King Hall, as well as a number of other special experiences, including military demonstrations and receptions.
Tickets are $75 for lower level reserved and $50 for upper level general admission.