NIT Season Tip-Off

2016 NIT Season Tip-Off

Event Information

The 2016 NIT Season Tip-Off returns to Barclays Center, featuring #25 Florida State, Temple, #19 West Virginia and Illinois on Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25.

Temple, making its sixth NIT Season Tip-Off appearance, and #19 West Virginia, making its third appearance in the event, return to Barclays Center, where both teams played in the 2016 NCAA Tournament. After earning a bid to the 2016 Postseason NIT, #25 Florida State will make its third appearance in the early season version this year. Illinois will be making its debut appearance in the NIT Season Tip-Off.


November 24
12:30PM – Temple vs. #25 Florida State
2:30PM – Illinois vs. #19 West Virginia

November 25
12:30PM – 3rd Place Game
3:00PM – Championship Game

Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at Ticketmaster.com, by calling 800.745.3000, or by visiting the American Express Box Office at Barclays Center.

For hotel information, please visit New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge. For special rates, check “corporate/promotional code” and then enter W85.


Group Sales

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