Gonzaga, Michigan State Finalizing Plans to Play on Aircraft Carrier in San Diego on Veterans Day

Jon Rothstein

Gonzaga and Michigan State are now finalizing plans to play a neutral site game on an aircraft carrier in San Diego on Veterans Day (Nov. 11th), multiple sources told FanDuel.

An official announcement is expected soon.

FanDuel exclusively reported on June 14th that the two sides were in advanced discussions regarding the matchup.

This is the latest of several games that have been played in a military setting, most of which occurred prior to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Gonzaga is currently ranked second in the ROTHSTEIN 45 while Michigan State checks in at 35.

Jon Rothstein has been a college basketball insider for CBS Sports since 2010 and a contributor to the CBS Broadcast Network since 2016. He joined FanDuel in 2022 as a Content Creator. Rothstein is also the host of the College Hoops Today Podcast via Compass Media Networks.