The Gildan Charleston Classic features a bracket format with 12 games over three days. Each team competes in one game per day regardless of results. The 2017 Gildan Charleston Classic will be played Nov. 16, 17 & 19 at TD Arena in Charleston, S.C., and will feature Auburn, Clemson, Dayton, Hofstra, Indiana State, Old Dominion, Ohio and Temple.

The 2016 event took place this past Nov. 17, 18 and 20. The ninth annual event was won by the returning national champion Villanova Wildcats, who defeated UCF in the final. The tournament also featured 2017 NCAA Tournament participant Wake Forest as well as NIT participants Charleston and Boise State.