National champion Villanova will host MI on November 14 in the annual Big East vs. The Huskers and Pirates will face off Wednesday, Nov. 14, at a time to be announced. Palmer was fifth in the Big Ten in scoring at 17.2 points per game while adding 4.4 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game for the Big Red.
According to reports, the Big East and Big Ten teams will be facing off against each other after they were drawn as opponents in the Gavitt Games.
While it is a rematch of the national championship game, which Villanova won, 79-62, to claim its second national title in three years, the two programs will look vastly different.More news: Senate panel poised to recommend Gina Haspel's confirmation
Georgetown went 15-15 last season with a 5-13 record in Big East play during former Hoyas great and NBA All-Star Patrick Ewing's first season as coach.
Villanova defeated MI, 79-62, in San Antonio to claim the 2017-18 national title. The Nov. 14 matchups include Marquette at IN and Seton Hall at Nebraska as well as the Michigan-Villanova game.
The Gavitt Tipoff Games schedule begins on Tuesday, Nov. 13, with Georgetown playing at IL and Wisconsin traveling to Xavier.More news: Novartis Lawyer Retires in Relation to Cohen Payments
The slate for Thursday, Nov. 15, includes Ohio State at Creighton, a matchup of NCAA Tournament squads, and NIT champion Penn State at DePaul.
Scheduled through 2022, the Gavitt Tipoff Games will be played on consecutive days early in the college basketball season.
The 2018 game will be the first home contest for Nebraska in the series. Big Ten schools will participate a minimum of four times during the eight-year event. Each edition consists of eight games with a couple of teams from both conferences sitting out.More news: Revamped, AI-powered Google News app goes live on Android, iOS