Aug. 7, 2012
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- The University of Michigan men's basketball team will host N.C. State on Nov. 27 at 7:30 p.m. on ESPN as all Big Ten/ACC Challenge game times and TV were announced by ESPN, the Big Ten and ACC on Tuesday (Aug. 7). The Wolverines' game against the Wolfpack is part of the opening-day doubleheader on ESPN
Michigan has played in 11 of the 13 Challenge series and holds a 4-7 overall mark. The Wolverines are 2-3 in games hosted in Ann Arbor and last hosted a challenge game against Boston College in 2009. U-M has faced N.C. State twice in Challenge games, winning, 68-61, at Crisler Center (Dec. 2, 2003) and dropping a 74-67 decision at the RBC Center (Nov. 27, 2006).
Last year, the Big Ten eight out of 12 games to claim its third straight Commissioner's Cup. Overall, the ACC has won 10 Challenge titles.
Big Ten/ACC Challenge presented by DICK's Sporting Goods
Tuesday, Nov. 27
Minnesota at Florida State, ESPN2, 7:15 p.m.
Iowa at Virginia Tech, ESPNU, 7:15 p.m.
NC State at Michigan, ESPN, 7:30 p.m.
Maryland at Northwestern, ESPN2, 9:15 p.m.
Nebraska at Wake Forest, ESPNU, 9:15 p.m.
North Carolina at Indiana, ESPN, 9:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 28
Virginia at Wisconsin, ESPN2, 7:00 p.m.
Purdue at Clemson, ESPNU, 7:15 p.m.
Michigan State at Miami, ESPN, 7:30 p.m.
Georgia Tech at Illinois, ESPN2, 9:00 p.m.
Boston College at Penn State, ESPNU, 9:15 p.m.
Ohio State at Duke, ESPN, 9:30 p.m.
Contact: Tom Wywrot (734) 763-4423