Coaches vs Cancer Classic

Event Information

Barclays Center and New York Cares will host an in arena Recovery Drive to support the victims of Hurricane Sandy. Attendees are encouraged to donate new or gently used coats, clothing, non-perishable items and home supplies. Donations will be accepted at all entrances. Thank you for all your assistance at this time of need!



Here’s your shot to catch some awesome early-season college basketball action right in the heart of Brooklyn—and all for a great cause.

The Coaches vs. Cancer Classic will host its championship doubleheader for the first time right here at Barclays Center. The two-day event will feature thrilling match-ups amongst the four host schools in this year’s tournament: Notre Dame, Saint Joseph’s, Florida State and BYU.

Since 1993, the Coaches vs. Cancer program has helped raise nearly $80 million to support the American Cancer Society’s efforts to save lives and create a world with less cancer and more birthdays.

So don’t just sit there on the sidelines: Get in the game, enjoy some early-season college basketball hoops and help support the cause!

Friday, November 16
Florida State vs. Brigham Young at 7:00 p.m.
Notre Dame vs. St. Joseph’s (20 minutes following first game)
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Saturday, November 17
Consolation game at 7:00 p.m.
Championship game (20 minutes following first game)
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