The Penn State men’s basketball team will face Charlotte in its first game in the Charleston Classic on Nov. 20 at 5 p.m., the tournament announced Tuesday.
The game is set to be televised on ESPNU. The Nittany Lions will take on either South Carolina or Cornell in its second game of the three-game tournament.
Southern California plays Akron, while Drexel takes on Miami (Fla.) in the other first-round matchups.
The tournament championship game will be televised on ESPN2 at 9 p.m. Nov. 23.
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Penn State also has nonconference games scheduled against Akron and Drexel this season.