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More hoops love for FGCU from ESPN

More hoops love for FGCU from ESPN

By FOX 4 Staff. CREATED Aug 12, 2013 - UPDATED: Aug 12, 2013

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Florida Gulf Coast University will get another chance to shine in the national spotlight, albeit at a very early hour.

FGCU's men's basketball team will play their home opener as part of ESPN's marathon series which marks the kick-off of the college hoops season.

The Eagles will host Hartford for a 7 a.m. tip-off at Alico Arena which will air on ESPN2. 

The game is scheduled for Tuesday November 12