The nationally televised (ESPN2) contest will feature the defending NCAA Champion Connecticut Huskies tipping off against the Blue Devils at Cameron Indoor Stadium on Tues., Dec. 17 at 7:00 p.m.
The Huskies are coming off their program-record eighth NCAA National Championship after posting a 35-4 overall record.
Duke registered a 33-3 overall record in 2012-13, advanced to the NCAA Championship Elite Eight and won its eighth ACC Championship.
The game will conclude the seventh annual Jimmy V Week, an initiative taking place Dec. 3-17 across multiple ESPN platforms and programs featuring special content to help raise funds for cancer research.
In six years, Jimmy V Week has generated $6,761,437 in total contributions for The V Foundation for Cancer Research, including a record-setting number of $1,591,108 in 2013.
Tickets for the Jimmy V Women’s Basketball Classic in Durham will go on sale online at goduke.com/tickets or by calling (919) 681-BLUE.