Connecticut and No. 14 Michigan State will take part in the first regular-season men’s college basketball game held overseas – in the Sears Armed Forces Classic at Ramstein Air Base in Germany, on Friday, Nov. 9. The inaugural location – in a C-5 transport airplane hangar on the base – will be televised on ESPN with coverage starting at 5:30 p.m. ET. The game is the centerpiece of ESPN’s fourth annual America’s Heroes: A Salute to Our Veterans, a five-day initiative that honors veterans and troops in programming across the network’s U.S. media platforms from Wednesday, Nov. 7 through Sunday, Nov. 11. MORE »
ESPN announced the creation of the SEARS Armed Forces Classic, a series of Division I college men’s basketball games to be played on military bases overseas. Ramstein Air Base in Germany is the inaugural location, with the University of Connecticut and Michigan State University playing in a C-5 transport airplane hangar on the base. MORE »
MORE NEWSHeadlines | Calendar | Wire | Photos | Videos
Men’s Home | Scores | Blog Nation
» The Champions Classic» Charleston Classic presented by Foster Grant» Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic» Old Spice Classic» Puerto Rico Tip-Off» BracketBusters» Anaheim Classic
site by PixelTech Studios
Use of Military Service emblems by permission of the U.S. Armed Forces.