NC State Men’s Basketball is scheduled to play in the Empire Classic this season, and this event is expected to be hosted in a BUBBLE at the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut. It is looking like the Empire Classic will be played in the BUBBLE sometime between November 25 (1st day of college basketball season) – December 4.
Sources: Mohegan Sun is now looking at three different windows for bubble play in college basketball.
Nov. 25-Dec. 4:
Legends Classic, Empire Classic, Hall of Fame Tip-Off
Gotham Classic, Hall of Fame Invitational
— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) September 18, 2020
Latest on Mohegan Sun bubble, per sources:
• Men’s and Women’s Hall of Fame Tip-Off, Legends Classic and Empire Classic expected to occur during opening week or so
• Dates not yet set for Gotham Classic and Hall of Fame Invitational
— Jeff Borzello (@jeffborzello) September 18, 2020
NC State will be joined by Villanova, Michigan and Baylor in the Empire Classic.