Virginia, Seton Hall, Rhode Island, Vandy in NIT Tip-Off
NEW YORK (AP) - Virginia and Vanderbilt will meet in one semifinal of the NIT Preseason Tip-Off on Thanksgiving Day at Barclays Center. Rhode Island and Seton Hall face off in the other semifinal with the winners meeting on Friday, Nov. 24. This is the third straight year the Tip-Off has been held at Barclays Center. Eventual NCAA champion Villanova won the event in 2015. All games will be televised on ESPNU. Non-bracketed teams in the NIT Season Tip-Off who will play games at campus sites are: Austin Peay, Fairleigh Dickinson, Monmouth, Oakland City and UNC Asheville.