NICEVILLE, FLA. — Tickets for the seventh annual Emerald Coast Classic college basketball tournament, presented by Global Sports, will go on sale at 10 a.m. Central time this Wednesday (Sept. 8).
The Emerald Coast Classic will be played Thanksgiving weekend Nov. 26-27 at The Arena on the campus of Northwest Florida State College. Fans can purchase tickets, which start at $15, at the official tournament website, www.emeraldcoastclassic.com.
The semifinal round games on Nov. 26 will feature LSU playing Penn State at 6 p.m. Central Time, followed by Oregon State facing Wake Forest at 8:30 p.m. Central Time. Both LSU and Oregon State played in the 2021 NCAA Tournament with Oregon State advancing to the Elite Eight.
The championship game on Nov. 27 will tip off at 6 p.m. Central Time with the third-place game set for 3 p.m.
McNeese State, North Carolina A&T, St. Francis Brooklyn and Samford round out the list of teams competing in the tournament.