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March 6, 2017
Penn State, Oklahoma State, Pittsburgh, Texas A&M, headline 2017 Legends Classic
Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Thursday at noon for the Championship Rounds of the 11th annual Legends Classic men’s basketball tournament, and may be purchased by calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000 or through Ticketmaster.com…(more)

2016

November 23, 2016
Notre Dame crowned Legends Classic Champion
Matt Farrell and Steve Vasturia scored 18 points apiece to lead Notre Dame to a 70-66 win over Northwestern to claim the 10th annual Legends Classic championship. (more)

November 22, 2016
Notre Dame to face Northwestern in Legends Classic Championship 
Notre Dame and Northwestern will meet for the title of the 10th annual Legends Classic at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. (more)

November 17, 2016
Texas and Colorado earn Legends Classic wins 
Texas and Colorado cruised to victories in the Legends Classic on Thursday. (more)

November 16, 2016
Notre Dame rolls in Legends Classic 
In the only game in the Legends Classic on Wednesday, Notre Dame placed six players in double figures in downing Seattle, 92-49. (more)

November 14, 2016
Home teams earn Legends Classic wins
Each of the home teams earned victories in Day 2 of the 10th annual Legends Classic. (more)

November 12, 2016
10th annual Legends Classic underway
The Legends Classic began its 10th season on Saturday as Notre Dame earned an 89-64 victory over Bryant. (more)

July 13, 2016
Match-ups Set for 2016 Legends Classic
Notre Dame to take on Colorado and Texas to meet Northwestern in Championship Round semifinals at Barclays Center; Subregional Round match-ups also set….(more)

2015

November 24, 2015
Marquette Wins FanDuel Legends Classic 
Henry Ellenson scored 14 points in the second half and overtime to lead Marquette to a 78-73 win over Arizona State to capture the 2015 FanDuel Legends Classic championship….(more)

November 23, 2015
Marquette and Arizona State to Play for FanDuel Legends Classic Crown
It will be a battle of two former Duke point guards in the championship game of the FanDuel Legends Classic at Barclays Center on Tuesday…(more)

November 21, 2015
Nation’s Focus Will be on Brooklyn and the Legends Classic
All eyes will be on Brooklyn, the Barclays Center, and the Championship Rounds of the FanDuel Legends Classic as two of the nation’s most talked about players will face-off on Monday evening….(more)

November 19, 2015
LSU Takes Down South Alabama
Regional Round action in the FanDuel Legends Classic came to a close on Thursday when LSU earned a 78-66 decision over South Alabama in Baton Rouge….(more)

November 18, 2015
Home Teams Triumphant in Legends Classic
It was good to be the home team on Wednesday night in Regional Round action of the FanDuel Legends Classic….(more)

November 16, 2015
FanDuel Legends Classic: Day 3
It was an eventful Day 3 in the FanDuel Legends Classic. In Baton Rouge, Ben Simmons posted team highs of 22 points, nine rebounds, six assists, and four steals to lead No. 23/19 LSU to a 91-69 win over Kennesaw State…(more)

November 15, 2015
NC State Earns Win in FanDuel Legends Classic
Cat Barber posted 17 points, 12 rebounds, and eight assists to lead NC State to an 88-70 win over South Alabama in the FanDuel Legends Classic opener for both teams…(more)

November 13, 2015
Belmont Downs Marquette in FanDuel Legends Classic Opener
The ninth annual FanDuel Legends Classic began with an upset as Belmont took an 83-80 decision from Marquette in Milwaukee…(more)

November 13, 2015
And Now For Some Basketball
The ninth annual FanDuel Legends Classic tips-off Friday night when Marquette takes on Belmont in Milwaukee at 9:00pm (ET)….(more)

November 13, 2015
Fun Fact Friday: Marcellus Barksdale
IUPUI’s Marcellus Barksdale, who would chuck it all for a musical career…(more)

November 12, 2015
Throwback Thursday: 2007
A look back at the first Legends Classic, won by No. 15 Texas…(more)

November 10, 2015
Get to Know: Gerry Blakes
Arizona State’s Gerry Blakes talks about his late mom…(more)

November 9, 2015
Get to Know: Matt Heldt
Marquette’s Matt Heldt is an interesting character…(more)

November 6, 2015
Fun Fact Friday: Ethan Haslam
South Alabama’s Ethan Haslam would just chill if he was the boss…(more)

November 5, 2015
Throwback Thursday: Chandler Parsons
Chandler Parsons averaged 12.8 ppg to lead Florida to the 2009 Legends Classic title, which included a win over No. 2 Michigan State…(more)

November 4, 2015
VIDEO – Mark Gottfried
NC State head coach Mark Gottfied is looking forward to playing at Barclays Center in the FanDuel Legends Classic…(more)

November 3, 2015
VIDEO – Get to Know: Luke Fischer
Marquette’s Luke Fischer likes to model his game after one of the best ever…(more)

November 2, 2015
Sun Rising in the Desert
When Bobby Hurley was named head coach at Arizona State in April, he wasn’t one of those hires that made you go, “Who?” Everybody even remotely interested in college basketball surely knew of the former Duke point guard who helped lead the Blue Devils to back-to-back National Championships as a player and then turned around a Buffalo program in just two years as head coach….(more)

October 30, 2015
Fun Fact Friday: Cam Marotta
Marquette’s Cam Marotta has an interesting idea if he ruled the world…(more)

October 29, 2015
Throwback Thursday: Cody Zeller
A look back at Indiana’s Cody Zeller in the 2012 Legends Classic. Now with the Hornets, he averaged 14.5 ppg and 7.0 rpg to lead the Hoosiers to the title….(more)

October 28, 2015
VIDEO: Johnny Jones
LSU head coach Johnny Jones talks about playing at Barclays Center…(more)

October 27, 2015
VIDEO: Gerry Blakes
Arizona State’s Gerry Blakes models his game after another Sun Devil great…(more)

October 26, 2015
Get to Know: Terry Henderson
NC State’s Terry Henderson compares his game to one of the NBA’s best…(more)

October 23, 2015
Fun Fact Friday: Lennard Freeman
Another vote for BeeJay Anya for being the worst singer at NC State. This from Lennard Freeman…(more)

October 22, 2015
Throwback Thursday: DeJuan Blair
DeJuan Blair of Pittsburgh was virtually unstoppable, averaging a double-double in leading Pitt to the 2008 Legends Classic title. Blair now plays with the Washington Wizards…(more)

October 21, 2015
VIDEO: Bobby Hurley on Legends Classic
Arizona State head coach Bobby Hurley talks about playing in the FanDuel Legends Classic…(more)

October 20, 2015
Get to Know: Nick Stover
Get to know South Alabama junior Nick Stover, who not only begins his Jaguar career this season but has a pretty gross talent…(more)

October 19, 2015
King Henry
The FanDuel Legends Classic will showcase two of the top freshmen in the country as Ben Simmons of LSU will square off with Marquette’s Henry Ellenson in the first semifinal round game on Nov. 23 at Barclays Center…(more)

October 16, 2015
Fun Fact Friday: Gerry Blakes
Arizona State’s Gerry Blakes redefines the team’s worst dresser…(more)

October 15, 2015
Throwback Thursday: Otto Porter
Georgetown’s Otto Porter was on fire in the 2013 Legends Classic championship game. The current Washington Wizard averaged 16.5 points and 8.0 rebounds in the tournament…(more)

October 14, 2015
VIDEO: Mark Gottfried on Barclays Center
NC State head coach Mark Gottfied is looking forward to playing at Barclays Center in the FanDuel Legends Classic….(more)

October 13, 2015
VIDEO: Luke Fischer on Barclays Center
Marquette’s Luke Fischer talks about playing at Barclays Center in the FanDuel Legends Classic….(more)

October 12, 2015
It’s Unanimous
It is rare when you get a group of people to agree on anything. However, that is not the case when talking about incoming LSU freshman Ben Simmons, who will lead the Tigers against NC State, Marquette, and Arizona State in the FanDuel Legends Classic at Barclays Center, November 23-24…(more)

October 9, 2015
VIDEO: Fun Fact Friday – Terry Henderson
NC State’s Terry Henderson has his views on the team’s worst singer. BeeJay Anya disagrees…(more)

October 8, 2015
Throwback Thursday: 2014
Villanova thumped VCU and then beat Michigan in a thriller to win the 2014 Legends Classic….(more)

October 7, 2015
VIDEO: Bobby Hurley ASU Head Coach
First-year Arizona State head coach Bobby Hurley talks about his expectations for the Sun Devils….(more)

October 6, 2015
Get to Know: Matt O’Leary
Get to know IUPUI forward Matt O’Leary, who is pretty happy being Matt O’Leary….(more)

October 5, 2015
VIDEO: LSU Head Coach Johnny Jones
LSU head coach Johnny Jones talks about who had the most influence on his coaching career….(more)

October 2, 2015
Fun Fact Friday: Grant Sinn
Get to know IUPUI’s Grant Sinn, whose favorite superhero is an odd selection….(more)

October 1, 2015
Throwback Thursday: 2012
The 2012 Legends Classic produced eight NBA first round draft picks and an overtime thriller that saw No. 1 Indiana down Georgetown to win the title…(more)

September 30, 2015
VIDEO: Marquette Head Coach Steve Wojciechowski
Marquette head coach Steve Wojciechowski discusses his expectations for Marquette this season….(more)

September 29, 2015
Getting to Know: Duane Wilson
Get to know Marquette sophomore Duane Wilson, who is the Golden Eagles’ leading returning scorer at 11.9 ppg…(more)

September 28, 2015
On Top Down Under
Every four years, the NCAA allows teams to go on foreign tours. Some use the trip to help young teams mature and get to know each other, others to get some easy wins under their belt to give a team confidence, and others to face the challenge of what is expected to be a special season…(more)

September 25, 2015
Fun Fact Friday: Luke Fischer
Marquette junior Luke Fischer gives his thoughts about the Golden Eagles’ worst dancer…(more)

September 24, 2015
Throwback Thursday: 2010
Behind the likes of Dion Waiters, Scoop Jardine, and Rick Jackson, No. 10 Syracuse squeaked by Michigan (53-50) and Georgia Tech (80-76) to win the 2010 Legends Classic….(more)

September 23, 2015
VIDEO: Terry Henderson (NC State)
NC State junior Terry Henderson talks about playing at Barclays Center in the FanDuel Legends Classic…(more)

September 21, 2015
Tobacco Road Leads to Brooklyn
There will be a decided tobacco road flavor when the FanDuel Legends Classic returns to Barclays Center this November…(more)

September 16, 2015
VIDEO: LSU Head Coach Johnny JonesLSU head coach Johnny Jones urges all Tigers fans in the New York area to come out and see what promises to be one of the electrifying LSU squads in years play in the FanDuel Legends Classic at Barclays Center in Brooklyn…(more)

September 14, 2015
NC State Head Coach Mark Gottfried
In the space of 55 days (15 games), Gottfried led the Wolfpack to wins over Duke, Louisville, North Carolina, and Syracuse….(more)

August 6, 2015
Legends Classic Championship Rounds Schedule Announced 
NC State to face Arizona State and LSU to meet Marquette in Championship Rounds at Barclays Center …(more)

March 10, 2015
NC State, Marquette, LSU, Arizona State Highlight Outstanding 2015 Legends Classic Field 
The Championship Rounds of Legends Classic men’s basketball tournament return to Barclays Center in Brooklyn for the fourth consecutive year on Nov. 23 and 24 with traditional powers NC State, Marquette, LSU, and Arizona State headlining the event. …(more)

2014

November 15, 2014
Progressive Legends Classic Begins on Monday
The eighth annual Progressive Legends Classic tips off tomorrow (Nov. 17) with three Regional Round games…(more)

October 7, 2014
Brooklyn and the Progressive Legends Classic is the place to be for Wolverines
It has become an annual occurrence. The University of Michigan plays a basketball game at Barclays Center in Brooklyn and Wolverines from all over the tri-state area descend on Atlantic Avenue for a mini reunion. (more)

August 6, 2014
Schedule and Field Finalized for 2014 Legends Classic
The field and schedule are set for the eighth annual Legends Classic, which culminates with the Championship Rounds taking place at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., from November 24-25. (more)

August 4, 2014
Two Legends Classic Games to be Part of ESPN Marathon
Two games of the eighth annual Legends Classic will be part of ESPN’s College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon on November 17 and November 18. (more)

July 22, 2014
PrimeSport Partners with Gazelle Group as Official Ticket Exchange, VIP Hospitality, and Travel Provider for 2014 Events
PrimeSport, the leader in providing direct access to the biggest sporting events on the planet, announced a new partnership with Gazelle Group as the Official Ticket Exchange, VIP Hospitality and Travel Package Provider for the 2014 2K Classic benefiting Wounded Warrior Project, Gotham Classic and Legends Classic. (more)

March 11, 2014
2014 Legends Classic Highlighted by Villanova, Michigan, VCU and Oregon
Tickets for the Championship Rounds of the Legends Classic men’s basketball tournament at Barclays Center in Brooklyn are ON SALE NOW! (more)

 

2013

October 14, 2013
Progressive Insurance to Again Serve as Title Sponsor of Legends Classic
Progressive Insurance will return as the title sponsor of the Progressive Legends Classic.
Progressive Insurance is one of the most recognizable brand names in the country and we are proud that they have agreed to continue as the title sponsor of the Progressive Legends Classic,” said Rick Giles, Gazelle Group president. “The Progressive Legends Classic is one of the premier early-season men’s college basketball events in the country and this year’s field, along with Progressive’s involvement, only strengthens that reputation.” (more)

July 24, 2013
Complete Field and Schedule Announced for Legends Classic
The field and schedule are set for the seventh annual Legends Classic, which culminates with the Championship Rounds taking place at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., from Nov. 25-26. (more)

July 16, 2013
Championship Round Matchups Set for Legends Classic
The pairings are set for the Championship Rounds of the seventh annual Legends Classic, which will take place at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. (more)

May 21, 2013
Pitt, Stanford, Texas Tech, and Houston Headline 2013 Legends Classic Field
Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday for the Championship Rounds of the Legends Classic men’s basketball tournament, which returns to Brooklyn’s Barclays Center for the second consecutive year. (more)

2012

October 2, 2012
Progressive Insurance to Serve as Title Sponsor of Legends Classic
Progressive Insurance has signed on as the title sponsor of the 2012 Progressive Legends Classic. (more)

August 6, 2012
Bracket Announced for 2012 Legends Classic; ESPN Networks to televise six games
In what promises to be one of the country’s most eagerly anticipated early-season basketball tournaments, the sixth annual Legends Classic will culminate with its Championship Round games being played at the brand new Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. Indiana, expected to be ranked No. 1 heading into the 2012-13 season, UCLA, featuring the nation’s No. 1 rated recruiting class, and national powers Georgetown and Georgia will host a pair of Regional Round games on their home courts beginning Nov. 11 before advancing to the Championship Rounds in Brooklyn. (more)

July 26, 2012
Legends Classic Semifinal Match-ups Set
The semifinal match-ups for the 2012 Legends Classic have been set.

In what promises to be one of the country’s most eagerly anticipated early-season basketball tournaments, the sixth annual Legends Classic will culminate with its Championship Round games being played at the brand new Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. (more)

March 22, 2012
Tickets On Sale Now for Championship Rounds of the Legends Classic in Brooklyn
Georgetown, Indiana, UCLA, and Georgia will compete in the 2012 Legends Classic, which culminates with the Championship Rounds at Brooklyn’s brand new Barclays Center, Nov. 19-20. Championship Round tickets are ON SALE NOW!
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March 7, 2012
Georgetown, Indiana, UCLA & Georgia to Play in Championship Rounds of the Legends Classic
Georgetown, Indiana, UCLA, and Georgia will compete in the 2012 Legends Classic, which culminates with the Championship Rounds at Brooklyn’s brand new Barclays Center, Nov. 19-20. Championship Round tickets will go on sale in the near future.
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2011

December 7, 2011
2012 Legends Classic to Play Barclays Center in Brooklyn; ESPN Networks to Telecast Classic Games on November 19-20, 2012
Barclays Center continues to bring major college basketball to Brooklyn, as it will host the Championship Rounds of the Legends Classic on November 19-20, 2012. Produced by the Gazelle Group, the tournament will be in its sixth year and will be telecast on the ESPN networks. The tournament field will be announced in the spring of 2012. (more)

August 25, 2011
TicketCity Legends Classic Bracket is Complete; ESPN networks to televise six Classic games
The schedule and national television coverage for 2011 TicketCity Legends Classic are set.
Texas, Vanderbilt, NC State, and Oregon State will serve as the four Regional Round hosts of the TicketCity Legends Classic with play beginning on Nov. 13. Each will play two games on campus before advancing to the Championship Rounds, Nov. 19 and 21, at IZOD Center in the New Jersey Meadowlands Sports Complex. (more)

August 3, 2011
Semifinal Match-ups Set for TicketCity Legends Classic;
ESPN3.com to televise all four Championship Round games

The semifinal match-ups for the 2011 TicketCity Legends Classic have been set.
The first game of the semifinal doubleheader at IZOD Center in the New Jersey Meadowlands Sports Complex on Saturday, November 19 will feature Vanderbilt taking on NC State in a 6:30 p.m. (EST) start. That game will be followed by Texas battling Oregon State. Both games will air live on ESPN3.com. (more)

August 1, 2011
TicketCity Signs on as Title Sponsor of Legends Classic
TicketCity, a leader in the secondary ticket industry for over 21 years, has signed on as the title sponsor of the 2011 TicketCity Legends Classic, it was announced today by Gazelle Group president Rick Giles. (more)

May 18, 2011
Texas, Vanderbilt, NC State & Oregon State to Play in Championship Rounds of the Legends Classic
Texas, Vanderbilt, NC State, and Oregon State will compete in the 2011 Legends Classic, which culminates with the Championship Rounds at IZOD Center in the New Jersey Meadowlands Sports Complex, Nov. 19 & 21. Championship Round tickets go ON SALE at noon tomorrow (Thursday, May 19). (more)

2010

November 12, 2010
Legends Classic Opens on Sunday
The fourth annual Legends Classic commences on Sunday. (more)

August 4, 2010
Legends Classic Bracket Completed
The schedule and national television coverage for the fourth annual Legends Classic men’s college basketball tournament have been completed.
Syracuse, Michigan, Georgia Tech, and UTEP will serve as the four Regional Round hosts for the event, matchups for which were previously announced. The tournament will begin with Regional Round action, November 14-21, with the four host schools advancing to the Championship Rounds at historic Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, N.J., on November 26-27. (more)

July 6, 2010
Regional Round Matchups Announced for 4th Annual Legends Classic
Syracuse, Michigan, Georgia Tech, and UTEP will host Regional Round games of the 2010 Legends Classic, which has fast become one of the nation’s premier early-season college basketball events. Each institution will host two Regional Round games before heading to historic Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, N.J., for the Championship Rounds on Nov. 26-27. (more)

March 10, 2010
Syracuse, Michigan, Georgia Tech & UTEP to Play in the Legends Classic Next Season in Atlantic City
Syracuse, Michigan, Georgia Tech, and UTEP will compete in the 2010 Legends Classic, which culminates with the Championship Rounds at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, N.J., Nov. 26-27. Championship Round tickets are now ON SALE. (more)

2009

September 11, 2009
Legends Classic Field Completed
The 12-team field, schedule and television coverage for the Legends Classic men’s college basketball tournament has been completed.
Michigan State, Rutgers, Florida and UMass will serve as the four Regional Round hosts for the event. The tournament will begin with Regional Round action, November 18-22, with the four host schools automatically advancing to the Championship Rounds at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City on November 27-28. The Statesboro and Philadelphia Subregional Rounds will be held on November 27-29. (more)

August 18, 2009
Legends Classic Semifinal Matchups Announced
The semifinal match-ups are set for the 2009 Legends Classic men’s college basketball tournament.
Michigan State
, Rutgers, Florida and UMass will serve as the four Regional Round hosts for the event. The tournament will begin with Regional Round action, November 18-22, with the four host schools automatically advancing to the Championship Rounds at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City on November 27-28. (more)

July 22, 2009
Regional Hosts Set for 2009 Legends Classic
Michigan State, Rutgers, Florida and UMass have been announced as the four regional hosts for the 2009 Legends Classic men’s college basketball tournament. The event will tip-off with Regional Round games November 18-22 and conclude with the four host schools automatically advancing to the Championship Rounds at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, NJ on November 27 and 28. The doubleheaders are scheduled to begin at 5:30 PM ET on both Friday and Saturday. (more)

2008

October 30, 2008
HDNet To Broadcast Championship Rounds Of Legends Classic
The Gazelle Group and HDNet are pleased to announce an exclusive television partnership to broadcast the Championship Round games of the Legends Classic. HDNet will televise both games in the Semifinal Round on November 28th, as well as the Championship Round on November 29th. Games will be played at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. (more)

September 25, 2008
Legends Classic Field Announced, Tickets on Sale Tomorrow
Defending Big East Champion Pittsburgh, Texas Tech, Mississippi St. and Washington St. have been announced as the four regional hosts for the 2008 Legends Classic. The tournament will tip-off with games November 18-22 at the regional sites and will conclude with the Championship Rounds at the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ on November 28th and 29th.(more)

2007

November 8, 2007
StubHub Signs On as Legends Classic Title Sponsor
StubHub, the largest ticket marketplace in the world will be the title sponsor of the inaugural Legends Classic. (more)

October 10, 2007
Legends Classic Championship Round Tickets On Sale Tomorrow

Tickets to the Championship Rounds of the Legends Classic will officially go on sale tomorrow, October 11th at 12:00 p.m. This premier men’s college basketball tournament will tip-off Nov. 14-20 at six different regional sites across the country. New Mexico State, Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia will take the floor for the Championship Rounds on Nov. 23-24 at the newly-built Prudential Center in Newark, N.J., the first new major sports and entertainment venue in the nation’s top media market in over 25 years. (more)

September 25, 2007
Schedule and Television Coverage Set for Inaugural Legends Classic

Tennessee, West Virginia, Texas, and New Mexico State will serve as the four regional hosts for the inaugural Legends Classic. The tournament will tip-off Nov. 14-18 at the regional sites and will conclude with the Championship Rounds Nov. 23-24 at the newly-built Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. Outlined below are the dates, locations and match-ups for the tournament. (more)

September 11, 2007
Regional Hosts Set for Inaugural Legends Classic

Tennessee, West Virginia, Texas, and New Mexico State will serve as the four regional hosts for the inaugural Legends Classic. The eight-team men’s college basketball tournament will tip-off Nov. 14-18 at the regional sites and will conclude with the Championship Rounds Nov. 23-24 at the newly-built Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. (more)

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