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2nd Annual King Hardwood Classic

  • Wintrust Arena 200 East Cermak Road Chicago, Illinois 60616 (map)

The 2nd Annual King Hardwood Classic pits the Wildcats of Fort Valley State University versus the Maroon Tigers of Morehouse College. The game will be played on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at Wintrust Arena, 200 East Cermak Road, Chicago, Illinois 60616 at 3 pm. Tickets starting at $25. The game is hosted by the BCSG 360, a non-profit organization, with the mission of connecting urban youth to Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). One private and one public school will participate in a single game match-up estimated to welcome 6,500 fans to Chicago, IL. King Hardwood Classic – NCAA College Basketball event is soon to become one of the premier HBCU Sporting events in the country. Proceeds from this event will benefit the participating colleges/universities, both the United Negro College Fund and Thurgood Marshall College Fund, and local Chicago charitable organizations.