Huntingdon releases schedule for 2012 Coaches vs. Cancer Classic

Huntingdon releases schedule for 2012 Coaches vs. Cancer Classic

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Huntingdon women's basketball coach Buzz Phillips has released the schedule for the 2012 Coaches vs. Cancer Classic.

The 15-team tournament will be held Dec. 28-30 at Roland Arena and will feature NCAA Division III and NAIA teams from nine states.

Admission is $5, with proceeds going to Coaches vs. Cancer.

Coaches vs. Cancer is a nationwide collaboration between the American Cancer Society and the National Association of Basketball Coaches. Among the goals are to raise cancer awareness, promote healthy living and raise money to help fight the disease. More than 2,000 college coaches are involved in the program that has helped raise almost $50 million since it first began.



2012 Coaches vs. Cancer Classic

*All games will be played at Huntingdon's Roland Arena. 


Friday, December 28

Game 1: Transylvania University (Ky.) vs. Oglethorpe University (Ga.) -- 9 a.m.

Game 2: Mississippi College vs. Maryville College (Tenn.) -- 11 a.m.

Game 3: Centre College (Ky.) vs. Hanover College (Ind.) -- 1 p.m.

Game 4: Louisiana College vs. Ferrum College (Va.) -- 3 p.m.

Game 5: Belhaven University (Miss.) vs. Xavier University (La.) -- 5 p.m.

Game 6: Faulkner University vs. Georgetown College (Ky.) -- 7 p.m.

Game 7:  Millsaps College (Miss.) vs. Alma University (Mich.)  -- 9 p.m.


Saturday, December 29

Game 8: Hanover College (Ind.) vs. Mississippi College -- 9 a.m.

Game 9: Transylvania University (Ky.) vs. Louisiana College -- 11 a.m.

Game 10: Huntingdon College vs. Oglethorpe University (Ga.) -- 1 p.m. 

Game 11: Centre College (Ky.) vs. Ferrum College (Va.) -- 3 p.m.

Game 12: Millsaps College (Miss.) vs. Maryville College (Tenn.) -- 5 p.m.

Game 13: Belhaven University (Miss.) vs. Georgetown College (Ky.) -- 7 p.m.

Game 14: Faulkner University vs. Xavier University (La.) -- 9 p.m.


Sunday, December 30

Game 15: Huntingdon College vs. Alma University (Mich.) -- Noon