NEW YORK -- The Jimmy V Classic will feature a matchup
between Memphis and Southern California, teams that reached the
NCAA tournament regional semifinals last season.
Kansas State and highly touted freshman Michael Beasley will
take on Notre Dame in the first game of the men's doubleheader on
Dec. 4 at Madison Square Garden. Memphis, which has reached two
consecutive regional finals, will play USC and prized recruit O.J.
Mayo in the nightcap.
The women's matchup is Dec. 3 in Piscataway, N.J., with host
Rutgers, which lost to Tennessee in the championship game, facing
2006 champion Maryland.