A-10 tourney moving to Brooklyn

A Temple source confirmed an ESPN.com report that the Atlantic 10 Conference is moving its men’s basketball tournament to Brooklyn.

The tournament will be played at Brooklyn’s new Barclays Center from 2013 to 2018, according the  source with knowledge.

The A-10 has one year remaining on its deal to play the tournament at Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall. The conference is expected to make a formal announcement this week.