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NIT Championship 2010 UPDATE: Date, Time, Info For Finals Between UNC And Dayton

May 31, 2010 | Updated May 25, 2011

NIT Championship 2010 will feature UNC and Dayton, as the National Invitational Tournament (NIT) has successfully narrowed its field down from 32 to two.

Though most people have their eyes on the NCAA Final Four (which begins Saturday and you can follow LIVE here), the NIT Championship will take place on Thursday at 7 p.m.

The game takes place at Madison Square Garden in New York and it will be broadcast on ESPN.

Both UNC and Dayton pulled off upsets on their way to the finals.

No. 3 Dayton topped No. 1 Illinois 77-71 to reach the semifinals, then topped No. 2 Ole Miss 68-63.

The No. 4 Tar Heels squeaked by No. 2 Rhode Island 68-67 in overtime in their semifinal match-up last night.