TAMPA, FL – The University of Florida Men’s Basketball team recently announced its 2012-13 non-conference schedule, including a matchup against Middle Tennessee at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on Sunday, November 18 at 4:00 PM.
Head Coach Billy Donovan’s squad is fresh off back-to-back NCAA Elite 8 appearances, and their schedule includes match-ups against Georgetown, Wisconsin, Marquette, Florida State, Arizona, Kansas State and defending national champion Kentucky. The Gators are led by seniors Kenny Boynton (2012 First Team All-SEC), Erik Murphy (2012 SEC All-Tournament Team) and junior Patric Young (2012 SEC Scholar-Athlete of the Year and 2011 USA Basketball 19-and-under team member).
The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are led by Coach Kermit Davis and are the defending Sun Belt Conference champions finishing the 2011-12 season with a 27-7 record.
TICKETS: Tickets for the event go on sale this Friday, September 28 at 10:00 AM at the McDonald’s® Ticket Office at the Tampa Bay Times Forum, Ticketmaster outlets and at Ticketmaster.com. To order tickets by phone call 800.745.3000. Tickets prices for this event are: $15.00, $25.00, $40.00 and $100.00 (prices do not include facility fees or service charges). Advanced parking passes are available at Ticketmaster.com and the McDonald’s® Ticket Office at the Tampa Bay Times Forum.