NEW ORLEANS — Starting times have been moved up for Xavier University of Louisiana’s Feb. 18 basketball doubleheader at city and Gulf Coast Athletic Conference rival Dillard.
The women’s game will start at 2 p.m., and the men’s game will start at 4:30 p.m. WNOL-TV will broadcast live the men’s game.
The doubleheader is called the Bleu Devil Classic, and Allstate Sugar Bowl is a sponsor.
Before those games, however, the Gold Nuggets will play three times, and the Gold Rush will play twice. The XULA women will visit Mobile at 4 p.m. Saturday. XULA will play doubleheaders at SUNO Monday and at home against Stillman Wednesday. Tip-off times for those doubleheaders will be 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.