The State Farm Champions Classic, which matches four of the nation’s best programs against each other, began in 2011.
In 2017, the doubleheader will be played in Chicago for the third time. On Tuesday, Nov. 14, Kansas will meet Kentucky and Duke will take on Michigan State. The marquee matchups will continue to culminate ESPN’s College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon, which provides more than 24 consecutive hours of coverage to mark the start of the college basketball season.
Kentucky 69, Michigan State 48
Kansas 77, Duke 75
Kansas 94, Duke 83