Connecticut 6 Classic at Webster
Harbor Yard Sports and Entertainment, LLC has announced that the Connecticut 6 Classic college basketball tournament will return to the Webster Bank Arena on Saturday, Nov. 9.
The tournament, which features an all-Fairfield Country matchup between Fairfield University and Sacred Heart University, showcases the state’s top basketball talent.
Fairfield University is the host school for this year’s tournament. The schedule is University of Hartford vs. Quinnipiac University at 3 p.m.; Yale University vs. Central Connecticut State University at 5:30 p.m.; and Sacred Heart University vs. Fairfield University at 8 p.m.
Tickets for admission to all three games are $15 for adults and $5 for children age 12 and under. Tickets can be purchased at ticketmaster.com, by calling 800-745-3000 or at the Click It or Ticket box office.
“This is an affordable way for families to see some great college basketball,” said Howard Saffan, president of Harbor Yard Sports and Entertainment, LLC, which manages the Webster Bank Arena.
The first Connecticut 6 Classic was held at the Webster Bank Arena on Nov. 13, 2009. The tournament moved to the Mohegan Sun Arena in 2010 and 2011 and was on the University of Hartford campus in 2012.
Webster Bank Arena is located off Interstate 95 exit 27, and Route 8 exit 1, at 600 Main Street, Bridgeport.