Mississippi State and Mississippi have been chosen to play in the SEC/Big East Invitational in December.
The inaugural tourney was held this past year. The tournament will feature four games over two nights.
It will be played December 16th at Nashville's Sommet Center and December 18th at Cincinnati's U.S. Bank Arena and will be televised by ESPN and ESPN2. The event matches four teams from the Big East Conference against four teams from the Southeastern Conference.
Tennessee, Vanderbilt, Ole Miss and Mississippi State will represent the SEC. Marquette, Louisville, Cincinnati and South Florida will represent the Big East.
On December 16th in Nashville, Vanderbilt will face South Florida while Marquette squares off with Tennessee.
On December 18th in Cincinnati, Mississippi State will face Cincinnati and Ole Miss will play Louisville.