One of the first major challenges for Chris Mack at Louisville basketball will come early in the season. According to a note from Jon Rothstein, Louisville will take on Tennessee in the first round of the Preseason NIT — up in Brooklyn.
Kansas will face Marquette and Tennessee will play Louisville in the first round of the Preseason NIT at the Barclays Center, per a source.
— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) August 9, 2018
This event will also include Kansas taking on Marquette; the games are set to take place on Nov. 21 and 23.