Georgia basketball to meet Cal State Fullerton in first game of 2017 Wooden Legacy tournament

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Georgia coach Mark Fox now knows the schedule for the Wooden Legacy tournament.

For the first time in program history, the Georgia Bulldogs will participate in the Wooden Legacy tournament. Named after legendary UCLA coach John Wooden, the Wooden Legacy brings together eight teams from around the country over Thanksgiving weekend. On Tuesday, the tournament’s schedule was released, and the Bulldogs have their first tip-off time.

UGA’s first game will come on Nov. 23 — Thanksgiving night — against Cal State Fullerton and will air on ESPNEWS. Tip-off is scheduled for 10:30 p.m. ET on the Fullerton campus, where the tournament is being played. The Wooden Legacy schedule is as follows:

Thursday, Nov. 23 Game 1: Saint Mary’s vs. Harvard, 4 p.m., ESPNEWS Game 2: Saint Joseph’s vs. Washington State, 6:30 p.m., ESPN3 Game 3: Georgia vs. Cal State Fullerton, 10:30 p.m., ESPNEWS Game 4: San Diego State vs. Sacramento State, 1 a.m. (next day ET), ESPNU

Friday, Nov. 24 Game 5: Saint Mary’s/Harvard winner vs. Saint Joseph’s/Washington State winner, 1:30 p.m., ESPNEWS Game 6: Saint Mary’s/Harvard loser vs. Saint Joseph’s/Washington State loser, 4 p.m., ESPN3 Game 7: Georgia/Cal State Fullerton winner vs. San Diego State/Sacramento State winner, 7 p.m., ESPN2 Game 8: Georgia/Cal State Fullerton loser vs. San Diego State/Sacramento State loser, 9:30 p.m., ESPNEWS

Sunday, Nov. 26 Game 9: Game 6 and Game 8 losers, 2:30 p.m., ESPN3 Game 10: Game 5 and Game 7 losers, 5 p.m., ESPNU Game 11: Game 6 and Game 8 winners, 9:30 p.m., ESPN3 Game 12: Championship, Game 5 and Game 7 winners, midnight (next day ET), ESPN2