The Jerry Colangelo Classic is a college basketball event hosted by the Basketball Hall of Fame at the newly renovated Talking Stick Resort Arena - home of the NBA's Phoenix Suns and WNBA's Phoenix Mercury.

Named after one of sports most influential people, this event has hosted teams like Tennessee, Gonzaga, Dayton, Arizona St. and St. Mary's. This year's field will include powerhouses Gonzaga, Texas Tech, Arizona St., and BYU.