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Irish Tapped To Play In 2008 EA Sports Maui Invitational

March 7, 2008

Official Web Site Of The EA Sports Maui Invitational

NOTRE DAME, Ind. — The Notre Dame men’s basketball team will travel to Maui for the 2008 EA Sports Maui Invitational. In addition to the Fighting Irish, the 25th edition of this nationally recognized regular season tournament will feature Alabama, Indiana, North Carolina, Oregon, Saint Joseph’s, Texas, and Division II host Chaminade.

“The EA Sports Maui Invitational is one of the most prestigious tournaments of the year,” said Notre Dame Head Coach Mike Brey. “The tournament will feature some of the nation’s best basketball talent, and will provide an excellent opportunity for fans to follow our team to a luxurious vacation destination.”

Anthony Travel, the Official Travel Partner of the University of Notre Dame, will exclusively offer travel packages for fans who would like to attend the tournament. The packages will include a range of travel options and include tickets to all Fighting Irish tournament games. The dates of the tournament are November 24-26, 2008.

“We are very excited to take Irish basketball fans to Hawaii,” said John Anthony, President and CEO of Anthony Travel. “Our experience in Maui and as the Official Travel Partner for Notre Dame will ensure a memorable trip. It is tremendous to see the increasing level of enthusiasm and support around the Irish basketball program.”

Fans interested in learning more about travel packages to Maui can visit or call (800) 366-3772 to speak with an Anthony Travel sports travel expert. Availability is limited, and a deposit is required by May 1 to guarantee your reservation.

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