Aug. 27, 2012
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - The Tiger Classic originally scheduled for this weekend in Baton Rouge, La., has been moved to Rice University in Houston due to Tropical Storm Isaac and travel schedules of the participating teams.
The six-match tournament slate for the Aug. 31-Sept. 1 round-robin event, featuring LSU, No. 7 Purdue, No. 12 Washington and Rice, will remain the same. Matches will be played at Fox Gym located next to Autry Court on the Rice campus. Admission is $5.
The Boilermakers (3-0) enter the tournament boasting their highest ranking since 1983, matching the Nov. 14, 1983 listing of No. 7.