Gamecocks To Face Cornell In Charleston Classic Opening Round
Aug. 5, 2014



BUY SEASON TICKETS | Charleston Classic Information

COLUMBIA, S.C. - ESPN unveiled the bracket for the 2014 Charleston Classic on Tuesday, where it was announced that South Carolina will open tournament action against Cornell on Thursday, Nov. 20, at 7:30 p.m. ET. The matchup will be broadcast on ESPN3. The remaining teams in the field include Akron, Charlotte, Drexel, Miami (Fla.), Penn State and Southern California.

The multi-day, destination event will feature 12 games over three days. Each team will compete in one game per day, advancing through a bracketed-tournament format. ESPN3 will have five exclusive games and ESPNU will air four, while the championship game will be shown on Sunday at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN2. All games will be played at TD Arena in Charleston, on the campus of the College of Charleston.

South Carolina will face either Penn State or Charlotte in the tournament's second round on Friday. Below is a full tournament schedule.

Thurs., Nov. 20
Southern California vs. Akron, 12:30 p.m., ESPN3
Drexel vs. Miami (Fla.), 3 p.m., ESPNU
Penn State vs. Charlotte, 5 p.m., ESPNU
South Carolina vs. Cornell, 7:30 p.m., ESPN3

Friday, Nov. 21
Consolation 1, 12 p.m., ESPNU/ESPN3
Semifinal 1, 2:30 p.m., ESPN2/ESPNU
Semifinal 2, 7 p.m., ESPNU
Consolation 2, 9 p.m., ESPN3

Sun., Nov. 23
7th place game, 1:30 p.m., ESPN3
5th place game, 3:30 p.m., ESPN3
3rd place game, 6:30 p.m., ESPN3
Championship Game, 9 p.m., ESPN2