Michigan State and North Carolina will play each other in basketball today. The fact that two of the most historical college programs are tipping off isn't the story. Where they're tipping off is. In honor of Veterans day, the schools will play one another on an aircraft carrier in San Diego.

Where does the aircraft carrier rank among the top 10 unusual sports venues? How about the tennis Helipad of the Burj Al Arab (pictured left)?

Click here to find out. Jeff Eisenberg of the Yahoo! sports blog The Dagger put the top 10 list together.