2014 Wooden Legacy Bracket Announced

2014 Wooden Legacy Bracket (PDF)

The bracket for the 2014 Wooden Legacy – to be played Thursday, Friday and Sunday, Nov. 27, 28 & 30 in Southern California – has been set for the eight competing teams: Long Beach State, Princeton, San Diego, San Jose State, UTEP, Washington, Western Michigan and Xavier.

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.  Five of the 12 match-ups, including the championship game, will be showcased on ESPN2.  ESPNU will carry four games and three will be exclusive to ESPN3.

The opening two days of competition, Thursday and Friday, Nov. 27 & 28, will be staged at Titan Gym on the campus of Cal State Fullerton. Four games, including the title game, will be played on Sunday, Nov. 30, at Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif. 

The tournament tips off Thursday with Princeton (Ivy League) pitted against UTEP (Conference USA) at 2 p.m. ET on ESPNU. The opener will be immediately followed by San Diego (West Coast) vs. Xavier (BIG EAST) at 4:30 p.m. on ESPN2. Thursday's evening session will showcase Long Beach State (Big West) vs. Western Michigan (Mid-American) on ESPNU at 8:30 p.m. and wrap with a battle between San Jose State (Mountain West) and Washington (Pac-12) at 11 p.m. on ESPN2.

Five of the eight teams in the 2014 Wooden Legacy competed in the postseason last March. Western Michigan and Xavier earned berths in the NCAA Championships, while Princeton and UTEP participated in the College Basketball Invitational (CBI) and San Diego reached the quarterfinals of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT).
 

 For more information, please visit www.thewoodenlegacy.com

 

Wooden Legacy (Schedule subject to change)

Date

Time (ET)

Game

Network 

Tue, Nov 18

TBD

Long Beach at Xavier ^

TBD

Mon, Nov. 24

10 p.m.

Western Michigan at San Diego^

TBD

Thu, Nov 27#

2 p.m.

Princeton vs. UTEP

ESPNU

 

4:30 p.m.

San Diego vs. Xavier

ESPN2

 

8:30 p.m.

Long Beach State vs. Western Michigan

ESPNU

 

11 p.m.

San Jose State vs. Washington

ESPN2

Fri, Nov 28#

3:30 p.m.

Semifinal #1

ESPN2

 

5:30 p.m.

Consolation #1

ESPN3

 

9 p.m.

Consolation #2

ESPN3

 

11:30 p.m.

Semifinal #2  

ESPN2

Sun, Nov 30*

2 p.m.

5th-place Game

ESPNU

 

4 p.m.

3rd-place Game

ESPNU

 

7:30 p.m.

7th-place Game

ESPN3

 

10 p.m.

Championship Game

ESPN2

^ - Non-bracketed game
# - Titan Gym, Fullerton, Calif.; * - Honda Center, Anaheim, Calif.

 

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Collegiate Basketball

Armed Forces Classic (U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen, PR); Gildan Charleston Classic (South Carolina); Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic (Honolulu); Wooden Legacy (Orange County, Calif.); Jimmy V Men's & Women's Basketball Classics Presented by Corona Extra (New York City & South Bend, Ind.); Orlando Classic (Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando, Fla.); Puerto Rico Tip-Off (San Juan, PR) and State Farm Champions Classic (Indianapolis)

 

Collegiate Football
AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl (Houston); AdvoCare Texas Kickoff (Houston); Birmingham Bowl (Alabama); BITCOIN St. Petersburg Bowl (Florida); Boca Raton Bowl (Florida); Famous Idaho Potato Bowl (Boise); Gildan New Mexico Bowl (Albuquerque); Hawai'i Bowl (Honolulu); Heart of Dallas Bowl (Dallas-Fort Worth); Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl (Dallas-Fort Worth); MEAC/SWAC Challenge presented by Disney (Orlando, Fla.); Raycom Media Camellia Bowl (Montgomery, Ala.); Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl (Nevada) and The Home Depot College Football Awards (Orlando, Fla.)

 

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