Richmond is the fourth team in the 2022 Empire Classic, a source told FanDuel on Monday.
The Spiders will join Syracuse, St. John's, and Temple in the event. There is no timetable on an official announcement.
The 2022 Empire Classic will take place next November, but official dates and matchups are TBD.
The official location for the event is also TBD.
Jon Rothstein has been a college basketball insider for CBS Sports since 2010 and a contributor to the CBS Broadcast Network since 2016. He is also the host of the College Hoops Today Podcast via Compass Media Networks. Rothstein is also an in-studio correspondent for both WFAN and CBS Sports Radio.
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