Michigan State-Duke, UNC-Indiana to headline 2016 ACC/Big Ten Challenge

Tuesday May 24th, 2016

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The 2016 ACC/Big Ten Challenge will be headlined by a matchup between Michigan State and Duke, as well as a game between UNC and Indiana.

The annual event, which will take place from Nov. 28 to Nov. 30, will pair each of the 14 Big Ten members against all but one ACC team.

Fourteen of the participating teams played in the NCAA tournament last season, including national runner-up North Carolina, Final Four participant Syracuse, Elite Eight teams Notre Dame and Virginia and Sweet 16 teams Duke, Indiana, Maryland, Miami and Wisconsin.

See the matchups below. Networks and times will be announced in August.

Date Matchup
Mon, Nov. 28 Minnesota at Florida State
  Wake Forest at Northwestern
Tues, Nov. 29 Syracuse at Wisconsin
  Michigan State at Duke
  Pittsburgh at Maryland
  Iowa at Notre Dame
  Georgia Tech at Penn State
  NC State at Illinois
Wed, Nov. 30 Purdue at Louisville
  North Carolina at Indiana
  Ohio State at Virginia
  Virginia Tech at Michigan
  Rutgers at Miami
  Nebraska at Clemson

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