Nevada to play in 2021 Crossover Classic at Sanford Pentagon

RENO, Nev. – Nevada will make a non-conference trip to South Dakota this fall, as the Pack will be one of four teams competing in the 2021 Crossover Classic, a round-robin event at the Sanford Pentagon, from Nov. 22-24.

 

The field for the 2021 event in Sioux Falls, S.D., features Washington, George Mason, and South Dakota State. The four teams have a combined 37 NCAA Tournament appearances and 10 trips to the Sweet 16.

 

“We are very excited to be part of this outstanding field of teams in the 2021 Crossover Classic,” said Nevada men’s basketball head coach Steve Alford. “This event is one of the most competitive of the preseason and is well-supported by the local community. Our team looks forward to getting in front of fans again, as well as preparing ourselves for Mountain West play.”

 

On-sale date for tickets, television information and game times will be announced later.