The Charleston Classic is an early-season Division 1 college basketball tournament played each November at TD Arena in downtown Charleston, South Carolina. The tournament, entering its 13th year in 2020, features a bracket format with 12 games over three days. Each team competes in one game per day regardless of results. The 2020 Charleston Classic will be played Nov. 19, 20 & 22 and will feature College of Charleston, Florida State, Houston, Oklahoma State, Penn State, Seton Hall, Tennessee, and VCU.
The 2019 event took place this past Nov. 21, 22 and 24 and was won by the Florida Gators, who defeated Xavier in the final.