All-College Classic: OSU to play Alabama; OU to play Cincinnati
The pairings for the 75th All-College Basketball Classic were released on Monday. The event will feature Oklahoma State vs. Alabama and Oklahoma vs. Cincinnati.
The games for the 75th All-College Basketball Classic on Dec. 18 were announced Monday.
Oklahoma State will take on Alabama followed by Oklahoma vs. Cincinnati.
"This field of teams for the 75th All-College Basketball Classic is indicative of the many great teams and players who have played in this event since 1936," said Tim Brassfield, the executive director of the Oklahoma City All-Sports Asociation.
"We are proud and excited to host not only the two local universities but also programs like Cincinnati and Alabama, who have tremendous basketball heritage that will greatly enhance this year's event."
OSU went 22-11 last season, falling to Georgia Tech in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. The Cowboys have won seven of their last nine games at the All-College. OSU has a 2-3 record all-time against Alabama, with the last meeting in 1995. The Crimson Tide finished 17-15 last season.
"We are excited about playing Alabama in the 75th Anniversary of the All-College Classic," said OSU coach Travis Ford. "The All-College is a fantastic event which allows our fans in the Oklahoma City area an opportunity to watch us play a great opponent, and we're pleased to be a part of it."