The USS Carl Vinson, home of last year's Carrier Classic matchup featuring the University of North Carolina and Michigan State University.
#7/6 Irish Go Outdoors To Face #19/21 Ohio State Friday In Carrier Classic
The Notre Dame women's basketball team opens their 2012-13 season against the Ohio State Buckeyes aboard the aircraft carrier USS Yorktown.
The Fighting Irish will tip off at 4 p.m. ET on Friday, Nov. 9, live on the NBC Sports Network.
The game is broadcast live from the carrier deck and raises money for veterans' charities.