Pitt, Texas in Coaches vs. Cancer field

Updated: March 8, 2010, 6:22 PM ET
Associated Press

PRINCETON, N.J. -- Ranked teams Pittsburgh and Maryland, as well as former No. 1 Texas highlight the field of the 2010 Coaches vs. Cancer Classic.

Illinois and Rhode Island are also among the field along with College of Charleston, Illinois-Chicago, Louisiana Tech, Navy, Seattle, Toledo and UC Irvine.

The brackets for the 16th annual tournament will be announced later. The semifinals and finals are at Madison Square Garden on Nov. 18-19.

No. 16 Pittsburgh, No. 19 Maryland, Texas and Illinois will host regional round games from Nov. 8-12. The four hosts advance to the semifinals, while the remainder of the field will participate in subregionals held at campus sites.


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