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10:45 pm on Saturday November 10, 2012

Carrier Classic basketball tournament cancelled early after moist conditions

Image by Still image by U.S. NavyThe much anticipated pair of basketball games atop the World War II-era aircraft carrier Yorktown were due to be played Friday, but were canceled mid-run after court was simply too wet and wouldn't dry. The Carrier...
5:01 am on Thursday November 8, 2012

USS Yorktown transforming for Carrier Classic; Discount tickets available

Update: The game has been canceled.  The USS Yorktown is starting to look more and more like a basketball arena as it readies for Friday's Carrier Classic. The Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum posted a picture on their Facebook page of the...
1:24 am on Tuesday October 16, 2012

Carrier Classic basketball tournament coming to the Yorktown on November 9

Image by U.S. Navy The University of North Carolina basketball team practices in the basketball arena on the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson. Carl Vinson is hosting Michigan State University and the University of...