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Madison Square Garden
Four Penn Plaza New York, NY 10001
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The Classic was founded in memory of Army women’s basketball coach Maggie Dixon, who tragically passed away in 2006 at the age of 28.


Four of the best teams in the country will take the court in the 5th Annual Maggie Dixon Classic! The nation’s premier women’s basketball doubleheader returns to The Garden. 2010 Big 12 Champions Texas A&M will take on C. Vivian Stringer’s Rutgers Scarlet Knights, followed by a matchup between Ohio State and defending national champions UConn. Hall of Fame coach Geno Auriemma will look to keep his Huskies undefeated at Madison Square Garden.

Also – don’t miss the Heart Health Fair! Be sure to check out all of the activities taking place on The Garden’s Terrace and around the 6th floor concourse. Fans who take part in the “Game Plan for Healthy Living” will receive a free mini basketball courtesy of The Rock.

Join Madison Square Garden in honoring the memory of Maggie Dixon, promoting women’s basketball and saving lives

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