The Saint Joseph’s men’s basketball team will face Washington State to open play in the 2017 Wooden Legacy on Thanksgiving, November 23. The three-day, 12-game bracket tournament will be played during the holiday weekend on November 23, 24 and 26, at Titan Gym on the campus of Cal State Fullerton.
The Hawks’ opening contest will be televised on ESPN3 at 6:30 p.m. Eastern time. In the second game on November 24, Saint Joseph’s will face either Saint Mary’s or Harvard, with the broadcast also on ESPN3. The tournament will conclude on Sunday, November 26.
The schools on the other side of the tournament bracket are Cal State Fullerton, Georgia, San Diego State and Sacramento State.
Saint Joseph's is the sixth school from the A-10 to compete in the event as Saint Louis won the 2011 Wooden Legacy title.
The Big West Conference is hosting the event for the 11th time, while Titan Gym has served as the tournament site since 2013.
All 12 games of the 2017 Wooden Legacy will be televised on ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPNEWS or ESPN3. All times listed are Pacific (unless otherwise noted).
Thursday, November 23
- Game 1 - Saint Mary’s vs. Harvard, 1 p.m. PT (4 p.m. ET), ESPNEWS
- Game 2 - Saint Joseph’s vs. Washington State, 3:30 p.m. PT (6:30 p.m. ET), ESPN3
- Game 3 - Georgia vs. Cal State Fullerton, 7:30 p.m. PT (10:30 p.m. ET), ESPNEWS
- Game 4 - San Diego State vs. Sacramento State, 10 p.m. PT (1 a.m. ET, next day), ESPNU
Friday, November 24
- Game 5 - Saint Mary’s/Harvard winner vs. Saint Joseph’s/Washington State winner, 10:30 a.m. PT (1:30 p.m. ET), ESPNEWS
- Game 6 - Saint Mary’s/Harvard loser vs. Saint Joseph’s/Washington State loser, 1 p.m. PT (4 p.m. ET), ESPN3
- Game 7 - Georgia/Cal State Fullerton winner vs. San Diego State/Sacramento State winner, 4 p.m. PT (7 p.m. ET), ESPN2
- Game 8 - Georgia/Cal State Fullerton loser vs. San Diego State/Sacramento State loser, 6:30 p.m. PT (9:30 p.m. ET), ESPNEWS
Sunday, November 26
- Game 9 - Game 6 and Game 8 losers, 11:30 a.m. PT (2:30 p.m. ET), ESPN3
- Game 10 - Game 5 and Game 7 losers, 2 p.m. PT (5 p.m. ET), ESPNU
- Game 11 - Game 6 and Game 8 winners, 6:30 p.m. PT (9:30 p.m. ET), ESPN3
- Game 12, Championship- Game 5 and Game 7 winners, 9 p.m. PT (12 a.m. ET, next day), ESPN2
All-Session tickets will go on sale on September 13th and can be purchased at fullertontitans.com or by calling (657) 278-2783. Additional ticket and travel package information can be found on the event web site at www.TheWoodenLegacy.com