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Published August 07, 2012, 02:42 PM

Indiana Pacers to open 7 game preseason in North Dakota

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers will visit North Dakota and Notre Dame in October.

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers will visit North Dakota and Notre Dame in October.

Team officials said Tuesday that the Pacers' seven-game preseason schedule includes an Oct. 10 date against Minnesota in Fargo, N.D., and an Oct. 26 game against division rival Chicago in South Bend, Ind.

The Pacers will play three home games — Oct. 12 against Minnesota, Oct. 16 against Atlanta and Oct. 20 against Memphis. The other two road games will be Oct. 19 at Orlando and Oct. 23 at Cleveland.

Indiana went 42-24 last season and won its first playoff series in seven years before being eliminated in the second round by eventual champion Miami.

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