ESPN’s Jimmy V Week is Back!
ESPN’s Jimmy V Week for Cancer Research starts tonight! ESPN will showcase special content for The V Foundation in order to raise awareness and money for cancer research. The week kicks off with old games and highlights of Jim Valvano’s career on ESPN Classic. Tune in at 7:00 pm Eastern tonight to any ESPN channel to watch Jimmy’s famous ESPY speech. Join us on Facebook and Twitter to stay updated on the action throughout the week. We will be incorporated into the programming of many ESPN broadcasts through the wee, and we don’t want our fans and supporters to miss out!
The week will end with the Jimmy V Men’s and Women’s Basketball Classic kicking off at 7:00 pm Eastern on Tuesday, December 6. The Men’s games, No. 25 Missouri vs. Villanova and Washington vs. No. 19 Marquette, will be a doubleheader you won’t want to miss. The women’s game is a clash between two powerhouses, defending NCAA Champion No. 6 Texas A&M vs. No. 4 Connecticut in the XL Center inHartford. We hope you tune in and support our cause!