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Tickets on Sale for 2017 AdvoCare Invitational

The AdvoCare Invitational announced today that tickets for the 2017
tournament will go on sale Monday, August 7. The AdvoCare Invitational
begins Thursday, Nov. 23 and will continue through Sunday, Nov. 26, from
HP Field House at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Lake Buena Vista,
Fla.
The 2017 AdvoCare Invitational features 2016 NCAA Sweet 16 participant
West Virginia, as well as NIT semifinalist UCF. Other participants
include Long Beach State, Marist, Missouri, Nebraska, Oregon State and
St. John’s.
Fans can purchase AdvoCare Invitational tickets to all six sessions (12
games) for $130 each. Single-session tickets will be available for
purchase in the coming weeks, and will be based on availability. If
single-session tickets become available, the cost will be $30 per
two-game session on Thursday Nov. 23 and Friday, Nov. 24, and $40 per
two-game session on Sunday, Nov. 26.
Tickets are available at ticketmaster.com, by calling Ticketmaster at
1-800-745-3000 or on location at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex
Box Office.
The 2016 AdvoCare Invitational, a bracket-format tournament, will
feature 12 games over three days. Each team will compete in one game per
day, advancing with a victory. The two teams that remain undefeated will
face off in a championship game on Sunday, Nov. 26.
The family-friendly tournament is a weekend-long affair at the Walt
Disney World Resort, where participating teams practice, play and enjoy
Walt Disney World theme parks. Travel packages are available for fans
and include resort accommodations at the team hotel, game tickets, theme
park tickets and much more.
Visit AnthonyTravel.com/AdvoCare-Invitational or call 888-632-6951 to
make your reservation today.
Gonzaga won the 2016 AdvoCare Invitational. Previous winners also
include Xavier in 2015, Kansas in 2014, Memphis in 2013, Gonzaga in 2008
and 2012, Dayton in 2011, Notre Dame in 2010, Florida State in 2009, NC
State in 2007 and Arkansas in 2006.

ESPN Events ESPN Events, a division of ESPN, owns and operates a large portfolio of 32 collegiate sporting events worldwide. The roster includes three Labor Day weekend college football games; FCS opening-weekend game; 14 college bowl games, 12 college basketball events, a college softball event and two college award shows, which accounts for approximately 300-plus hours of programming, reaches almost 64 million viewers and attracts over 700,000 attendees each year. With satellite offices in Albuquerque, Birmingham, Boca Raton, Boise, Dallas-Fort Worth, Honolulu, Las Vegas, Montgomery and St. Petersburg, ESPN Events builds relationships with conferences, schools and local communities, as well as providing unique experiences for teams and fans. ESPN Events also manages the Big 12 Corporate Partner Program. Collegiate Football Academy Sports + Outdoors Texas Bowl (Houston); AdvoCare Texas Kickoff (Houston); Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl (Tampa, Fla.); Bahamas Bowl (Nassau); Birmingham Bowl (Alabama); Cheribundi Tart Cherry Boca Raton Bowl (Florida); Camping World Kickoff (Orlando, Fla.); Celebration Bowl (Atlanta); Famous Idaho Potato Bowl (Boise); Frisco Bowl (Texas); Guardian Credit Union FCS Kickoff (Montgomery, Ala.); Hawai’i Bowl (Honolulu); Heart of Dallas Bowl (Dallas-Fort Worth); Las Vegas Bowl (Nevada);  Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl (Dallas-Fort Worth); MEAC/SWAC Challenge (Atlanta); New Mexico Bowl (Albuquerque); Raycom Media Camellia Bowl (Montgomery, Ala.); The Home Depot College Football Awards (Atlanta) Collegiate Basketball AdvoCare Invitational (Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando, Fla.); Armed Forces Classic (Fort Bliss, Texas); Charleston Classic (South Carolina); College Basketball Awards Presented by Wendy’s (Los Angeles); Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic (Honolulu); Jimmy V Men’s Classic presented by Corona (New York City); Jimmy V Women’s Classic Presented by Corona (South Bend, Ind.); Myrtle Beach Invitational (Conway, S.C.); NIT Season Tip-Off (Brooklyn, N.Y.); Puerto Rico Tip-Off; State Farm Champions Classic (Indianapolis) and Wooden Legacy (Fullerton, Calif.) Collegiate Softball St. Pete/Clearwater Elite Invitational (Clearwater, Fla.) For more information, visit the official website, Facebook, Twitter or YouTube pages.