March 30, 2015
BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) - Butler will meet Georgetown and Indiana
will face Pittsburgh in this year's Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden.
The pairings for the Dec. 8 doubleheader were announced
This will be the 15th annual Jimmy V Classic and the seventh
played in New York City. The games are part of the fundraising
effort for the V Foundation for Cancer Research, which is named for
the late Jim Valvano, who led North Carolina State to the national
championship in 1983.
It will be the first ever meeting between Butler and Georgetown,
while Indiana holds a 4-3 lead in the series with Pittsburgh.