Nov. 5, 2012

NOTRE DAME, Ind. – Tipoff for the 2012-13 University of Notre Dame men’s basketball season opener against Evansville on Saturday, Nov. 10 has been set for 2:00 pm (ET) at Purcell Pavilion at the Joyce Center.

The contest is the first of two matchups for the Irish in the preliminary rounds of the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic. The Irish meet Monmouth on Monday evening (Nov. 12) at 7:00 p.m. at Purcell Pavilion.

Tickets for the game are still available for both games and can be purchased online at, by phone at 574-631-7356, or in person at the Murnane Family Athletics Ticket Office.