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Louisville will participate in the 2018 NIT Preseason Tip-Off

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A solid quartet of teams will head to the Barclays Center in 12 months.

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Louisville basketball will be back to playing a major role in “Feast Week” next year.

The Cardinals will join Kansas, Marquette and Tennessee as teams participating in the 2018 NIT Preseason Tip-Off. The “championship round” (which features these four teams) will take place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Nov. 21 and 23. The “campus site games” will take place earlier. Louisville’s will be played at the KFC Yum Center.

This year’s NIT Preseason Tip-Off featured Seton Hall, Virginia, Vanderbilt and Rhode Island. The event has taken place in New York in every year since 1985.

You can read the full press release here.