Nelson Chenault-USA TODAY Sports
It was announced Wednesday that LSU will open the AdvoCare Invitational Tournament against Charleston over Thanksgiving weekend.

The game will take place at ESPN's Wide World of Sports facility in Lake Buena Vista, Florida on Nov. 22 at 6 p.m. The game will be televised on either ESPN2 or ESPNU. Per

Charleston posted a 26-8 record a season ago and lost in the first round of the NCAA Tournament to Auburn, 62-58. The Tigers and Cougars have played on three occasions recently with LSU holding a 2-1 advantage. LSU won in 2014 and 2016 in Baton Rouge, losing in 2015 in Charleston.

The Tigers will then face either UAB or Florida State on Friday, Nov. 23. Nov. 24 is an off day and the tournament will conclude on Sunday, Nov. 25.

The other side of the bracket Thas defending national champion, Villanova, facing Canisius and Oklahoma State playing Memphis.
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This should be a great growing experience for this young team.
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We Want Nova!
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My high school had more students than half of the colleges playing in that tourney
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"Should be an easy win away from home." Johnny Jones, 2015
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