Hoops fans rejoice!
There is a full slate of college basketball tournaments in town for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
The number one ranked team in the country, Gonzaga, topped number two UCLA 83-63 last night in the finals of the Good Sam Classic at T-Mobile Arena and the action continues today with the Maui Invitational at Michelob Ultra Arena. The third and fourth place game is at 11:30am this morning followed by the championship game at 2pm. The four teams left are Wisconsin, Texas A & M, St. Mary’s and Notre Dame.
The Las Vegas Invitational takes place at Orleans Arena with New Mexico playing UAB at 4pm on Thanksgiving day followed by San Francisco vs. Towson at 6:30pm. The championship game will be on Friday at 8:30pm. A consolation game will be played at 6:30pm.
The Las Vegas Classic is also at the Orleans Arena with San Diego playing South Alabama on Thanksgiving morning at 10:30am followed by UIC vs. Hawaii at 1pm. The championship game will be on Friday at 1pm with a consolation game at 10:30am.
In another marquee matchup, Gonzaga will play Duke in the Continental Tire Challenge on Saturday at 7:30pm at T-Mobile Arena.