Two N.J. Schools To Play In Tip-Off Marathon At 6 a.m.
Sept. 16, 2009
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - St. Peter's and Monmouth will play a 6 a.m. game as part of ESPN's "College Basketball Tip-off Marathon" coverage.
The Nov. 17 matchup will be played at the Yanitelli Center in Jersey City. It will be among 19 games shown over a 24-hour period on ESPN and its related networks.
This is the second year ESPN will produce the marathon, but the first time that a game will be played in the 6 a.m. EST time slot.