SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR) — Syracuse is playing host to the first two rounds of The Basketball Tournament, a 64-team, single-elimination tournament where the winning team gets a $2 million prize. The winner-take-all game is set for August 6th in Chicago at 9 p.m. on ESPN.
However, in order to get there, teams have to eliminate each other in eight different regionals. The SRC Arena at Onondaga Community College will play host to the Syracuse regional games, where Boeheim’s Army will be playing, which is a team mainly made up of former Syracuse University players.
Schedule of Games
Friday, July 26
- 1 p.m.: Round 1, Game 1: (3) Brotherly Love vs. (6) Jimmy V on ESPN3
- 3 p.m.: Round 1, Game 2: (2) Armored Athlete vs. (7) Team Draddy (Manhattan) on ESPN3
- 5 p.m.: Round 1, Games 3: (4) Team Fancy vs. Gael Nation (Iona) on ESPN3
- 7 p.m.: Round 1, Game 4: (1) Boeheim’s Army (Syracuse) vs. (8) We Are D3 on ESPN2
Saturday, July 27
- 12 p.m.: Round 2, Game 5: Game 3 winner vs. Game 4 winner on ESPN
- 2 p.m.: Round 2, Game 6: Game 1 winner vs. Game 2 winner on ESPN3
Sunday, July 28
- 2 p.m.: Round 2, Game 7: Game 5 winner vs. Game 6 winner on ESPN
Want to see a game in person? Ticket information is available here.
Fan parking will be available in lots 13, 14 and 15.
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Meet Boeheim’s Army
- Kevin Belbey – GM
- Ryan Blackwell – Head Coach
- Jordan Crawford – Shooting Guard
- Eric Devendorf – Shooting Guard
- Mike Gbinije – Small Forward
- John Gillon – Point Guard
- BJ Johnson – Small Forward
- Chris McCullough – Power Forward
- Arinze Onuaku – Center
- Brandon Triche – Shooting Guard
- Hakim Warrick – Power Forward
- Darryl Watkins – Center
- Andrew White III – Small Forward
- Marc Lomasky – Booster
- AJ Owen – Booster
- Carl M. – Fan Leader