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[22 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
2014 Orlando Classic Takes Place November 27-30 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

There’s more than just turkey and football being served up during Thanksgiving weekend. The 2014 Orlando Classic basketball tournament starts Thursday at the Walt Disney World Resort.
The premiere pre-season college basketball tournament is hosted by the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference and the games are played at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.
This year’s field includes National Championship contender Kansas and Michigan State as the event headliners. The other teams in the tournament include Tennessee, Marquette, Georgia Tech, and Rhode Island.
The games start November 27 with Santa Clara State taking …

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[25 Nov 2010 | No Comment | ]
Old Spice Classic, Harlem Globetrotters at Walt Disney World Thanksgiving Weekend

As we bid goodbye to college football’s regular season for another year, Disney has some terrific hoops action to move us on to the next big thing:  college basketball!
Some of the most-beloved names in college basketball will be playing in the Fifth Annual Old Spice Classic, which begins on Thanksgiving Day, and runs through Sunday, November 28th. 
Teams participating in this year’s pre-season tournament, one of the nation’s biggest, include Notre Dame, Boston College, Cal, Georgia, Temple, Texas A&M, Wisconsin, and Manhattan. 
If hoops and hijinks are more your style, be sure …