2014 Northwestern Mutual Coaches vs. Cancer® Classic Field Finalized

Duke headlines the field at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY on November 21st and 22nd
Sep 15, 2014 11:15 AM ET
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September 15, 2014 /3BL Media/ - The National Association of Basketball Coaches and the American Cancer Society® announced today that the field for the 2014 Northwestern Mutual Coaches vs. Cancer® Classic, an annual basketball event hosted by the Coaches vs. Cancer program, has been set.  The event, with the four championship round games televised exclusively on truTV, will benefit the American Cancer Society® to support its mission to save more lives and help finish the fight against cancer.   

Duke, Stanford, Temple and UNLV will serve as the four Regional Round hosts for this year’s Northwestern Mutual Coaches vs. Cancer Classic, with the opening round games beginning on November 14th.  Each team will begin play on campus before advancing to the Championship Rounds on November 21-22 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. 

Joining Duke, Stanford, Temple and UNLV in the 2014 Northwestern Mutual Coaches vs. Cancer Classic are American, Fairfield, Louisiana Tech, Morehead State, Presbyterian, Sam Houston State, South Dakota and Wofford.  Fairfield and Louisiana Tech will serve as Sub-regional Round hosts for games played November 21-23.

truTV, a division of the Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., will exclusively televise the semifinal doubleheader featuring Stanford and UNLV on Friday, Nov. 21, at 7:00 pm (ET), followed by Duke and Temple.  The next evening, Saturday, Nov. 22, truTV will televise the consolation game at 7:00 pm (ET), followed by the championship game. 

Tickets for the championship round games at Barclays Center may be purchased by visiting www.cvcclassic.comwww.barclayscenter.comwww.ticketmaster.com, or by calling 800-745-3000. 

For more information on the 2014 Northwestern Mutual Coaches vs. Cancer Classic, please visit www.cvcclassic.com and follow us on twitter @CVCClassic. 


---- 2014 Northwestern Mutual Coaches vs. Cancer Classic Championship Rounds --


Semifinal Doubleheader

Barclays Center – Brooklyn, NY

Friday, November 21 – 7:00 PM ET

Stanford vs. UNLV (truTV)

Duke vs. Temple (truTV)


Championship Doubleheader

Barclays Center – Brooklyn, NY

Saturday, November 22 – 7:00 PM ET

Consolation Game (truTV)

Championship Game (truTV)




Durham Regional Rounds                                 Palo Alto Regional Rounds

Cameron Indoor Stadium – Durham, NC               Maples Pavilion – Palo Alto, CA

Friday, November 14 – 6:00 PM ET                 Friday, November 14 – 9:00PM PM

Presbyterian at Duke                                              Wofford at Stanford

            Saturday, November 15 – 8:00 PM ET                Sunday, November 16 – 3:00PM PT

Fairfield at Duke                                               South Dakota at Stanford

Philadelphia Regional Rounds                            Las Vegas Regional Rounds

Liacouras Center – Philadelphia, PA                        Thomas & Mack Center – Las Vegas, NV

Friday, November 14 – 7:30 PM ET              Friday, November 14 – 10:00 PM ET

American at Temple                                        Morehead State at UNLV                   

Monday, November 17 – 7:00 PM ET                     Sunday, November 16 – 8:00 PM ET

Louisiana Tech at Temple                                 Sam Houston State at UNLV




         Fairfield Subregional Rounds                          Ruston Subregional Rounds

     Arena at Harbor Yard – Fairfield, CT              Thomas Assembly Center – Ruston, LA

    Friday, November 21 – 7:00 PM ET                Friday, November 21 – 7:30 PM ET

               Wofford at Fairfield                                     Morehead State at Louisiana Tech

     Sam Houston State vs. South Dakota                         American vs. Presbyterian

                    Saturday, November 22 – 5:00 PM ET            Saturday, November 22 – 7:00 PM ET                            

               South Dakota vs. Wofford                                     American at Louisiana Tech

       Sam Houston State at Fairfield                             Presbyterian vs. Morehead State

       Sunday, November 23 – 12:00 PM ET               Sunday, November 23 – 1:30 PM ET

         Wofford vs. Sam Houston State                                    Morehead State vs. American

             South Dakota at Fairfield                                         Presbyterian at Louisiana Tech