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Ranked title showdown for Black Friday

3 years 1 month 3 weeks ago November 29, 2013 Nov 29, 2013 Friday, November 29 2013 November 29, 2013 9:32 AM in Sports
Source: Associated Press

UNDATED - Those shopping for Black Friday college basketball have plenty to choose from including a top-25 showdown in New York.

No. 4 Arizona and sixth-ranked Duke face off for the title in the NIT Season Tipoff in New York. Arizona goes into the championship game with a 20-2 mark in the tournament, while the Blue Devils are 25-2 in the NIT Season Tip-Off and have won 14 straight games in the tournament.

Both programs are familiar with the championship game spotlight with Duke holding a tournament best four championships, while Arizona is tied for second with three titles.

No. 2 Kansas and 23rd-ranked Iowa are on course to meet in the Battle 4 Atlantis championship in the Bahamas. The 5-0 Jayhawks meet Villanova in one semifinal, while the 6-0 Hawkeyes face UTEP for a spot in the title game.

Top-ranked Michigan State takes the court for a home game against Mount St. Mary's. The Spartans 6-0 record includes a win over then No. 1 Kentucky.

No. 15 Florida hosts Florida State in a lead-up to their football showdown tomorrow.

In all, there are 14 games involving 15 ranked teams.

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