The Louisville men’s basketball team will travel to East Lansing next season for a matchup with Michigan State as part of the 2021 ACC-Big Ten Challenge.
Source: Michigan State will host Louisville in the 2021 ACC/Big Ten Challenge.
— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) June 28, 2021
The schedule addition was originally reported by college basketball insider Jon Rothstein on Monday afternoon, and it was later confirmed by UofL. The two teams will play on Dec. 1.
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🏀: at Michigan State
📆: Wednesday, December 1 pic.twitter.com/0fEuBCV2W2
— Louisville Basketball (@LouisvilleMBB) June 28, 2021
Louisville is 4-3 in the ACC/Big 10 Challenge since joining the ACC. They have already played Michigan State twice as part of the challenge, with the teams splitting the two matchups in 2015 and 2018. Louisville is 6-5 all time against Michigan State.
Full list of matchups:
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Matchups for the 23rd annual #B1GACC Challenge have been set.
More info » https://t.co/lRold5Vu3F pic.twitter.com/KndQfDyQKY
— ACC Men's Basketball (@accmbb) June 28, 2021