Greenbrier Tip-Off Tournament Brackets Announced

Greenbrier Tip-Off Tournament Brackets Announced

July 11, 2024

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W. Va. (July 11, 2024) – Matchups and game times for the Mountain and River Divisions of the inaugural Greenbrier Tip-Off were announced today, revealing eight competitive matchups taking place over consecutive weekends at the famed Greenbrier Resort in picturesque foothills of the Allegheny Mountains in White Sulphur Springs, W. Va.

The two bracketed tournaments will take place prior to the Thanksgiving holiday, with River Division games set for Nov. 15-16, while the Mountain Division contests will be staged Nov. 22 and 24. All contests will take place inside Colonial Hall at the historic resort that was founded in 1778.

The four games of the River Division will get the Greenbrier Tip-Off action underway on Nov. 15 when UTRGV takes on Charleston Southern at 1 p.m. ET, while VMI faces Tennessee Tech at approximately 3:30 p.m. The third-place game is scheduled for Noon with the title tilt set for approximately 2:30 p.m. on Nov. 16.

The following weekend, the four teams of the Mountain Division will converge on America’s Resort with games set for Nov. 22 and 24. Pitt takes on LSU at 2:30 p.m. with Wisconsin and UCF to follow at approximately 5 p.m. on Nov. 22. The division’s third-place game and championship contest will take place at 2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m., respectively, on Nov. 24.

The complete schedule of events can be found below:

DateDivisionMatchupTime (ET)
Friday, Nov. 15RiverUTRGV vs. Charleston Southern1 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 15RiverVMI vs. Tennessee Tech3:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 16RiverThird-Place GameNoon
Saturday, Nov. 16RiverChampionship Game2:30 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 22MountainPitt vs. LSU2:30 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 22MountainWisconsin vs. UCF5 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 24MountainThird-Place Game2:30 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 24MountainChampionship Game5 p.m.

Travel packages are currently the only way to guarantee tickets to the inaugural Greenbrier Tip-Off. Packages are now available for fans looking to join their favorite Mountain or River Division teams at America’s Resort and can be secured by visiting Packages will include game tickets, good for each Division-specific contest, accommodations at the resort, slot play vouchers, free drink tickets and more at the historic resort. Ticket-only packages, based on availability, will go on sale in the fall.

“We’re exceptionally proud of the fields we have put together for the inaugural Greenbrier Tip-Off,” said Mark Starsiak, vice president of basketball at Intersport, which owns and operates the Greenbrier Tip-Off. “To have the caliber of programs that will be joining us for the first year of this event speaks volumes of the potential of the Greenbrier Tip-Off going forward. And as we look toward November, we anticipate two weekends full of competitive matchups that will provide a springboard for these eight programs into the new year. The experience will be unmatched for both the programs and their fans, not only on the court but off the court as well.”

The Greenbrier is the premium vacation destination fit for any personality, from luxury shopping and dining experiences to championship-level golf and other outdoor adventures. In total, the resort features more than 55 indoor and outdoor activities, more than 35 retail shops, five golf courses, 20 dining and lounge venues, signature spa services and an on-property casino on more than 11,000 acres. Recently, the Resort was named America’s Best Luxury Hotel by Men’s Health Magazine and was voted a semifinalist for The Most Instagrammable Hotel in the World by Luxury Travel Advisor.

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Greenbrier Tip-Off Mountain Division Semifinal Matchups History
Wisconsin vs. UCF
• Series History: Wisconsin leads, 1-0
• Last Meeting: Dec. 13, 1971 (Wisconsin 90, UCF 58)

Pitt vs. LSU
• Series History: Series tied, 2-2
• Last Meeting: Jan. 31, 1969 (LSU 120, Pitt 79)

Greenbrier Tip-Off River Division Semifinal Matchups History
VMI vs. Tennessee Tech
• Series History: This will be the first all-time meeting between the programs

UTRGV vs. Charleston Southern
• Series History: UTRGV leads, 5-0
• Last Meeting: Feb. 8, 1978 (UTRGV 110, Charleston Southern 79)