NC State To Face Michigan in the 2012 ACC/Big Ten Challenge
May 14, 2012
RALEIGH, N.C. – NC State will face Michigan in the 2012 edition of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge presented by Dick’s Sporting Goods. The Wolfpack and Wolverines will meet on Tuesday, Nov. 27 at
This will be the third time NC State and
“Our team is excited to play in a prestigious event like the ACC/Big Ten Challenge,” head coach Mark Gottfried said. “This could be a match up of two potentially ranked teams and those are types of games we want to participate in.”
The Pack is one of nine teams featured in this year’s event that are ranked in the ESPN’s early preseason polls. NC State is ranked No. 6, while
All 12 games of the 14th edition of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge will be aired on a combination of ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU. The two-day event will feature some of the nation’s top college basketball programs as they play for conference supremacy and the Commissioners Cup.
All 12 games will also be available via WatchESPN, which delivers live access to ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU and ESPN3 on PCs, smartphones and tablets to fans who receive ESPN’s linear networks as part of their video subscription from Comcast, Time Warner Cable, Bright House Networks or Verizon FiOS TV.
Times and networks for all games are to be determined.