CBE Classic tickets on sale Friday

Tickets go on sale Friday for the semifinals and finals of the O’Reilly Auto Parts CBE Classic, a field that includes Kansas, Washington, Florida and Syracuse.

The semifinals and finals are Nov. 24-25 with action at Sprint Center beginning at 6:30 p.m. both nights.The pairings are set: Syracuse-Florida and Kansas-Washington.

Tickets for the games at Sprint Center go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at the arena box office or through Ticketmaster (816-931-3330).

Unlike previous CBE Classics, the four host schools are guaranteed advancement to Kansas City.

The other participants, including UMKC, will advance to play in a round-robin at one of the two other sites. Everybody in the 16-team field is guaranteed four games.

The entire field will be announced at a later date.