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2018 ALL SESSION WOODEN LEGACY TICKETS ON SALE

Fullerton, Calif., August 31, 2018 – All-session tickets for the 2018 Wooden Legacy will go on sale Monday (September 3) as the eight-school, bracketed in-season collegiate basketball tournament will be played Thanksgiving weekend (November 22, 23 and 25) at Titan Gym on the campus of Cal State Fullerton.

All-session tickets will be online or via telephone at 657/278-2783 beginning Monday at 10 a.m. (PT). All-session tickets for the 12 games range from $100 to $250 in the lower level. Individual session and student tickets for the 2018 Wooden Legacy will being October 1.

With the Big West Conference hosting the event for the 12th-time, Hawai’i will be the host school and will be competing in the 2018 Wooden Legacy along with collegiate squads from Atlantic 10, Atlantic Coast, Big East, Big Ten, Mountain West, Pac 12 and Western Athletic Conferences.

Joining Hawai’i in the 2018 Wooden Legacy are Fresno State (Mountain West), Grand Canyon (Western Athletic) La Salle (Atlantic 10), Miami (ACC), Northwestern (Big Ten), Seton Hall (Big East) and Utah (Pac-12). All 12 games of the 2018 Wooden Legacy will air on ESPN2, ESPNU and ESPN3, and available on the ESPN App. All times listed are Pacific (other time zones).

Thursday, November 22
• Game 1 – La Salle vs. Miami, 11:30 a.m. PT (2:30 p.m. ET), ESPNU
• Game 2 – Northwestern vs. Fresno State, 1:30 p.m. PT (4:30 p.m. ET), ESPNU
• Game 3 – Seton Hall vs. Grand Canyon, 6 p.m. PT (9 p.m. ET), ESPN3
• Game 4 – Hawai’i vs. Utah, 8:30 p.m. PT (11:30 p.m. ET), ESPN2

Friday, November 23
• Game 5 – La Salle/Miami winner vs. Northwestern/Fresno State winner, 11 a.m. PT (2 p.m. ET), ESPN2
• Game 6 – La Salle/Miami loser vs. Northwestern/Fresno State loser, 1:30 p.m. PT (4:30 p.m. ET), ESPN2/ESPNU
• Game 7 – Seton Hall/Grand Canyon loser vs. Hawai’i/Utah loser, 6 p.m. PT (9 p.m. ET), ESPN3
• Game 8 – Seton Hall/Grand Canyon winner vs. Hawai’i/Utah winner, 8:30 a.m. PT (11:30 p.m. ET), ESPN2

Sunday, November 25
• Game 9 – Game 6 and Game 7 winners, 11 a.m. PT (2 p.m. ET), ESPNU
• Game 10 – Game 5 and Game 8 losers, 1 p.m. PT (4 p.m. ET), ESPNU
• Game 11 – Game 6 and Game 7 losers, 5 p.m. PT (8 p.m. ET), ESPN3
• Game 12, Championship – Game 5 and Game 8 winners, 7:30 p.m. PT (10:30 p.m. ET), ESPN2

The Wooden Legacy was formed in June 2013 when the John R. Wooden Classic was merged with the Anaheim Classic, which was an eight-school bracketed event played for six years (2007-2012) at the Anaheim Convention Center.


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