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Nebraska men’s basketball to face Missouri State at Hall of Fame Classic

July 25, 2018 GMT

The Nebraska men’s basketball team will face Missouri State in the opening game of the 2018 Hall of Fame Classic in Kansas City according to the Omaha World Herald.

The two teams will tip off Nov. 19 at 6:00. USC and Texas Tech will follow at 8:30. The losers of both games will play each other Nov. 20 at 6:00. The championship game will air at 8:30. These four teams will also serve as hosts in the regional rounds of the Hall of Fame Classic. The Huskers will play Mississippi Valley State on Nov. 6 and Southeastern Louisiana on Nov. 11 before advancing to Kansas City. It was announced in March that Nebraska would participate in the early-season tournament. It coincides with the induction of this year’s National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame class on Nov. 18.