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Huskies to play in Wooden Legacy tournament

The Washington Huskies men's basketball team will play in the eight-team Wooden Legacy tournament in Fullerton and Anaheim, Calif., from Nov. 27-30.

The participants are: Washington, Xavier, San Diego, Long Beach State, UTEP, Princeton, San Jose State and Western Michigan. The games will be played on the campus of Cal State-Fullerton, and at the Honda Center in Anaheim.

Here is the full release from UW:

SEATTLE – The University of Washington men’s basketball team will head to Anaheim this Thanksgiving to participate in the 2014 Wooden Legacy Tournament. The three-day, 12-game bracketed tournament will be played Thursday, Friday and Sunday, November 27-30 and will be held at two southern California sites, Titan Gym at Cal State Fullerton and the Honda Center. 

Joining the Huskies in the field will be Long Beach State, Xavier, San Diego, UTEP, Princeton, San Jose State and Western Michigan. The pairings for the tournament will be announced at a later date. 

The two opening days of competition will be staged at Titan Gym while the four games on November 30 will be played at the Honda Center. The Wooden Legacy was formed in 2013 with two nationally-recognized in-season collegiate basketball events, the john R. Wooden Classic and the Anaheim Classic joined forces. 

The Huskies full non-conference slate will be announced at a later date.