San Diego State-San Diego Men’s Basketball teams to play at Petco Park

A general view of Petco Park during the national anthem on the opening day baseball game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Diego Padres.

SAN DIEGO — The University of San Diego and San Diego State men’s basketball teams announced Friday, along with the San Diego Padres, that they will face off on December 5 in the first ever college basketball game inside Petco Park.

USD reports that the capacity for the event will be close to 20,000.

The game will be the first of a new five-game contract between the two San Diego schools, and will mark the 18th straight season they have played against each other. San Diego State leads the all-time series 29-17.

Ticket information for the event will be made available at a later date.

For information released by the schools, click the links below.

SDSU Release