Billikens host season-opening tournament next week with no spectators in arena

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The much anticipated SLU Billikens 2020-21 men's basketball season will officially begin next week. The team announced it's newly scheduled games on Friday.

Saint Louis University will host the Billiken Classic next week at Chaifetz Arena, which will also include LSU, SIUE and University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis.

Below is the schedule of games, all of which you'll hear on KMOX 1120:

Billiken Classic 
Wednesday, Nov. 25 
Saint Louis vs. SIUE

Thursday, Nov. 26 

Saturday, Nov. 28 
Saint Louis vs. LSU 
SIUE vs. University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis

The games will be held without fans. Game times and media coverage will be announced in the coming days.

See the full schedule at

SLU was originally scheduled to play a tournament at Nebraska next week, but they have pulled out due to "travel and other considerations," according to a source with the team.

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