Owls to compete in 2013 Charleston Classic

Temple will face Kent State in a noon tipoff as part of ESPN's annual college basketball marathon. (Yong Kim/Staff Photographer)

The Temple men's basketball team will compete in the 2013 Charleston Classic. This will mark the second time in five seasons that the Owls will participate in the eight-team tournament.

Clemson, Georgia, Alabama at Birmingham, New Mexico and Nebraska joined Temple as Friday's announced participants for next November's event. The remaining two teams will be announced at a later date.

The tournament will be held at Charleston's TD Arena.