ND vs. Indiana, Butler vs. Purdue at Crossroads Classic


Notre Dame and Indiana will renew their college basketball rivalry during the 2011-12 campaign when the two teams meet at Conseco Fieldhouse Dec. 17, 2011 in the inaugural Crossroads Classic.

The contest will be a part of doubleheader that also will feature Butler and Purdue meeting on the hardwood that same day.

The announcement came today at Conseco Fieldhouse. Irish director of athletics Jack Swarbrick was present for the formal announcement of the doubleheader as were Barry Collier of Butler, Fred Glass of Indiana and Morgan Burke of Purdue. The four athletic directors each signed the Memorandum of Understanding that provides for the Crossroads Classic to be held in the state capital in both 2011 and 2012

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