A-10 tournament to Pittsburgh in '17, DC in '18

WASHINGTON (AP) The Atlantic 10 men's basketball tournament will be held in Pittsburgh in 2017 and in Washington in 2018.

The conference made the announcement Thursday.

Pittsburgh previously hosted the tournament from 1978-1982. Washington has never hosted the event.

The tournament will be played at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn through 2017 and again from 2019-21.

The venue in Pittsburgh will be the CONSOL Energy Center. The Verizon Center will host the event in Washington.

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