Senior guard Jonathan Peoples is one of three Illinois natives who will lead Notre Dame into the Chicago Invitational Challenge on Thanksgiving weekend at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago.

Chicago Invitational Challenge Tickets Now On Sale

Sept. 24, 2009

NOTRE DAME, Ind. – Tickets for the Chicago Invitational Challenge on Nov. 27-28 (Friday-Saturday) at the UIC Pavilion are on sale through the Notre Dame ticket office and at all Ticketmaster outlets.

Notre Dame will play Northwestern on the first night of the tournament at 7:30 p.m. CST (8:30 p.m. EST), following the matchup between Iowa State and St. Louis at 5:00 p.m. CT (6:00 p.m. EST). The two losers from Friday night’s contests will square off in the consolation game on Saturday evening at 4:30 p.m. CST (5:30 p.m. EST), followed by the championship game at 7:00 p.m. CST (8:00 p.m. EST).

Tickets are available through the Notre Dame ticket office and may be purchased in person at the Gate 1 window located on the second floor of the Joyce Center, by calling 574-631-7356 Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. EST or by visiting Tickets also can be purchased through Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000, online at, all Ticketmaster outlets, and at the UIC Pavilion Box Office.

UIC Pavilion is a 10,000-seat multi-purpose family entertainment, cultural, and sports arena located in downtown Chicago. For more information regarding the UIC Pavilion and upcoming events, visit the arena’s website at

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