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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.

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.

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Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004. He takes over the Sixers beat after covering the Temple men’s basketball team for the past three years and Temple football the past two seasons. Pompey also previously covered the Penn and Drexel men’s basketball team and Villanova football team after initially focusing on high school sports.

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