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  1. No. 1 Kentucky posts emphatic win over No. 5 Jayhawks

    The Wildcats led by as much as 35-17 in the first half.

    Story | Conversation | November 18, 2014
  2. Michigan State feels like odd team out at Champions Classic

    Dana O'Neil

    Michigan State is the team that doesn't quite fit at the Champions Classic, which is rare. The Spartans, unlike Duke, Kansas and Kentucky, don't have the identity they've had in the past.

    Story | Conversation | November 16, 2014
  3. Champions Classic again serves up marquee matchups as college bas...

    The Champions Classic once again will serve up early marquee matchups as ESPN released the pairings for seven more college basketball tournaments on Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | August 06, 2014
  4. College basketball needed a night like the Champions Classic

    Michael Wilbon

    The Champions Classic did what college basketball needed: showcased its bright stars and put the spotlight on the sport in November instead of waiting until February and March.

    Story | Conversation | November 13, 2013
  5. No losers in Michigan State's narrow win over Kentucky at the Cha...

    Eamonn Brennan

    Michigan State left Chicago with a narrow win, but Kentucky learned a lot about its young team

    Story | Conversation | November 13, 2013
  6. Scouting Kansas versus Duke

    Seth Greenberg

    Tuesday night's Champions Classic in Chicago will feature four of college basketball's elite programs, and four of the top five teams in the AP Top 25. The two matchups will showcase some of the nation's best returning players, as well...

    Blog | November 11, 2013
  7. Scouting Kentucky versus Michigan State

    Seth Greenberg

    Tuesday night's Champions Classic in Chicago will feature four of college basketball's elite programs, and four of the top five teams in the AP Top 25. The two matchups will showcase some of the nation's best returning players, as well...

    Blog | November 11, 2013
  8. Scouting Kentucky Wildcats versus Michigan State Spartans - Colle...

    Seth Greenberg

    Seth Greenberg scouts the Michigan State Spartans and Kentucky Wildcats ahead of their matchup in the Champions Classic.

    Blog | Conversation | November 11, 2013
  9. Kentucky Wildcats' John Calipari finalizing Champions Classic wit...

    Andy Katz

    Kentucky coach John Calipari is close to completing another type of Champions Classic with three of the more iconic programs -- North Carolina, UCLA and Ohio State -- to match the current one the Wildcats are in with Duke, Kansas and Michigan State.

    Story | Conversation | October 25, 2013
  10. Figuring out what is next for Kentucky, Michigan State, Duke and ...

    Eamonn Brennan

    Kentucky, Michigan State, Duke and Kansas all learned valuable lessons at the Champions Classic. So, now, where do they go from here?

    Story | Conversation | October 07, 2013
  11. The Champions Classic worked out well

    Eamonn Brennan

    The Champions Classic, a two-game, one-night November event conjured up two years ago, was pretty much always guaranteed to be a success. Indeed, it was just what the sport needed -- a big, marquee event featuring four of the game's best programs and...

    Blog | May 15, 2013
  12. Top 10 early-season bracket games

    Joe Lunardi

    There's no doubt that the most anticipated games of this year's Tip-Off Marathon are at the State Farm Champions Classic in Atlanta. The Michigan State-Kansas/Duke-Kentucky twin bill is itself worthy of a Final Four. There's only one ...

    Blog | November 13, 2012
  13. Ranking the biggest bracket-impact games of the non-conference se...

    Joe Lunardi

    Resident ESPN Bracketologist Joe Lunardi ranks the 10 early-season nonconference games that will have the biggest impact in determining the 2013 NCAA tournament bracket.

    Blog | Conversation | November 13, 2012
  14. Elite freshmen will be featured at the Champions Classic in Atlan...

    Dana O'Neil

    When Duke, Kansas, Michigan State and Kentucky all take center stage at the Champions Classic, elite freshmen will be featured. As Dana O'Neil writes, it's another reason why we should honor Jan. 8, 1972.

    Story | Conversation | November 13, 2012
  15. Michigan State Spartans-Kansas Jayhawks, Duke Blue Devils-Kentuck...

    The college basketball season will tip off with a dozen back-to-back games Nov. 13 on ESPN, highlighted by Michigan State vs. Kansas and Duke vs. Kentucky in the State Farm Champions Classic.

    Story | Conversation | July 11, 2012
  16. NCB - Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan State, Duke and the Champions Cl...

    Jay Bilas

    Jay Bilas looks at the four teams playing in the Champions Classic -- Kansas, Kentucky, Duke and Michigan State -- and explains what makes them special.

    Blog | Conversation | November 14, 2011