#6 Duke is taking on #4 Arizona in the championship game of the Pre-Season NIT in New York Friday night. Tipoff time is 6:00PM and is being televised by ESPN. Duke beat Alabama in the semifinals of the tourny Wednesday 74-64, while Arizona ousted Drexel in their semifinal. #2 Kansas defeated Wake Forest 87-78 Thursday in the quarterfinals of the Battle 4 Atlantis. Freshman sensation, Andrew Wiggins had 17 points, twelve coming in the final 5:53. Kansas is facing Villanova in the semfinals Friday night. It was Wake’s first loss of the season in six games.
North Carolina resumes court activity Sunday at Alabama-Birmingham. The game will have play by play coverage on Newsradio 1490 WSTP Sunday afternoon, with pregame at 5:00PM, and Tipoff at 6:00PM from the Tar Heel Sports network. The Tar Heels upset defending National Champion Louisville last Sunday.