Seton Hall in 2012 Hall of Fame tourney

Seton Hall will participate in the 2012 Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame revealed on Wednesday.

The tourney will be played the weekend of Nov. 16-18 at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Conn. The other seven participants are Ohio State, Washington, Rhode Island, Loyola (MD), Albany, Norfolk State and Missouri-Kansas City.

“This is a great opportunity for our program to participate in one of the marquee early season events on the national calendar,” said Seton Hall head coach Kevin Willard in a statement released by the school.