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Basketball Cats Slated For 2017 Nike Tourney

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Updated: 8/16/2012 8:16 pm
Kentucky will play in a 16-team Nike tournament in 2017 along with Duke, North Carolina, Michigan State, Ohio State, Connecticut, Georgetown, Texas and others.

ESPN reported on Thursday that Michigan State athletic director Mark Hollis has locked up 16 teams, including Kentucky, for two tournaments to be played in Portland, Oregon in November of 2017 to commemorate Nike co-founder Phil Knight's 80th birthday.

Other Nike-affiliated schools that will also participate include Duke, North Carolina, Michigan State, Ohio State, Connecticut, Georgetown, Texas and others.

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