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BREAKING: Texas-Texas A&M to host men’s exhibition game on Wednesday for Harvey relief

Posted October 20th, 2017

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Both Texas and Texas A&M officials were scrambling Friday afternoon to hammer out details of a men’s basketball exhibition game to be held Wednesday to raise money for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.

A UT official said both schools were waiting on the NCAA to issue a waiver that will allow the schools to play the previously unscheduled exhibition game.

If all goes according to plan, the game will be played at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Rice’s Tudor Fieldhouse. Ticket prices have not been unveiled yet, but the arena capacity is 5,208. Tickets could go on sale as early as Sunday afternoon, according to a UT spokesman.

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Editor’s note: This story will be updated. 

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