Dec 27, 2012

No. 11 Florida Featured In Upcoming MetroPCS Orange Bowl Basketball Classic At BB&T; Center On Dec. 29

SUNRISE, Fla. – Sunrise Sports & Entertainment announced today that No. 11-ranked Florida (8-2) highlights the upcoming MetroPCS Orange Bowl Basketball Classic doubleheader at the BB&T Center on Saturday, Dec. 29 at 2 p.m.The college basketball doubleheader features Florida State (7-4) vs. Tulsa (7-5) in the first game and No. 11 Florida (8-2) vs. Air Force (8-2) in the second game.

Tickets for the games are on sale now at all Ticketmaster outlets, charge by phone (800-745-3000), at www.ticketmaster.com and the BB&T Center box office.

“The annual MetroPCS Orange Bowl Basketball Classic is a signature event for South Florida college basketball fans,” said SSE President Michael R. Yormark. “It’s long history of success is proof of the significant appetite for big time college hoops in South Florida, and we look forward to an exciting doubleheader this season, and many more marquee matchups in the future.”

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