Monday, June 22, 2015

Georgetown to Host Radford & Bryant as Park of 2K Classic

From our friends at Georgetown Athletics...

Matchups for the Georgetown University men’s basketball team in the Regional Round schedule for the 21st annual 2K Classic, benefitting the Wounded Warrior Project, were announced on Monday morning.

In addition to the Hoyas, the 2K Classic field includes defending national champion Duke, national runner-up Wisconsin and VCU.

Each of these teams will host a pair of Regional Round games in addition to playing at Madison Square Garden in the Championship Rounds on November 20 and 22. The Championship Round matchups will be announced in conjunction with ESPN in August.

In the Washington Regional Round, Georgetown will host Radford on Saturday, November 14 at Verizon Center. The Hoyas will also host Bryant on Saturday, November 28.

The first semifinal in the championship round will be played at Madison Square Garden on Friday, November 20 at 5 p.m., with the second game to follow. The championship doubleheader will tip off at 1 p.m. on Sunday, November 22 with a consolation game, followed by the title game.

Tickets for the 2K Classic are now available to current donors to Georgetown Athletics at the $50 level and above (those who have made a gift of $50 or more on after July 1, 2014) as well as men’s basketball plan-holders (2014-15 season ticket and mini-plan holders and 2015-16 season ticket holders).

Tickets for Friday and Sunday are sold separately; tickets for each day include admission to both games of the doubleheader. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit or call the Georgetown Athletics Ticket Office at (202) 687-4692.

About the Wounded Warrior Project:
Wounded Warrior Project is the beneficiary of the 2K Classic. The mission of Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) is to honor and empower wounded warriors. WWP's purpose is to raise awareness and to enlist the public's aid for the needs of injured service members, to help injured servicemen and women aid and assist each other, and to provide unique, direct programs and services to meet their needs. WWP is a national, nonpartisan organization headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida.

The 2K Classic benefiting Wounded Warrior Project is produced by the Gazelle Group of Princeton, N.J. The Gazelle Group is a sports marketing firm, specializing in event production and management, client representation, and sponsorship consulting. Gazelle produces numerous nationally-recognized events, such as the Legends Classic, the Gotham Classic, the College Basketball Invitational, and the All-American Championship. For more information on the Gazelle Group, please visit