Free admission will be given to those who can provide a ticket stub from the Dec. 30 Arby's Classic games upon entrance at the King/Salem International men's basketball game. All teams participating in The Classic will also be admitted free of charge.
The final contest of the Arby's Classic afternoon session will begin at 1:30 p.m. in Viking Hall at Tennessee High School (Bristol, Tenn.). Action will resume at 5:30 p.m. when the slam dunk contest commences. The Tornado will tipoff against the Tigers (1-9) at 3:00 p.m. in the final athletic contest of 2011.
The Tornado ride on an 8-3 overall record after taking the No. 3 Lincoln Memorial Railsplitters to the wire in a 77-75 loss on Dec. 17. Their matchup against the Tigers will be the Tornado's last non-conference game of the year before entering the heart of their schedule on the road at North Greenville on Jan. 3.