College basketball fans won’t have to wait long to get a rematch of this year’s national title game.
It has been announced that Villanova will host Michigan as part of the 2018 Gavitt Games.
Villanova will host Michigan in the 2018 Gavitt Games, per a source.
— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) May 15, 2018
Villanova defeated Michigan 79-62 back on April 2 in the national championship game.
All eight match-ups for the Gavitt Games have been set, which is an annual eight-game series played between the Big Ten conference and the Big East conference to tip-off the college basketball season.
The other match-ups include (according to frshoopz.com):
- Wisconsin at Xavier
- Georgetown at Illinois
- Ohio State at Creighton
- St. John’s at Rutgers
- Seton Hall at Nebraska
- Marquette at Indiana
- Penn State at Depaul
All dates and times of the games are still to be determined.