2016 76 CLASSIC INFO:
Location: Anaheim, California
Venue: Anaheim Convention Center
Games: 12 total, played over 3 days
Previous Names: Anaheim Classic
Recent 76 Classic Tournament Finals:
A more recent tradition in NCAA basketball tournaments, the 76 Classic held during the week of Thanksgiving and features teams from across a variety of NCAA Conferences, including the Big 12, Horizon League, and ACC. Many of the participants in the 76 Classic have gone on to the college basketball post season, including the NCAA Tournament.
Hosted by the Big West Conference, the tournament began as the Anaheim Classic in 2007. It is held at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA, which is next door to Disneyland. From a field of 8, the 2 undefeated teams meet in a championship match on the third day of tournament play. Past winners include Wake Forest and Southern California.