This is the beginning of what Denver is doing to show that their Men's BB program is Big Time.
They are heavly involved with a new major holiday tournment that will bring big time BB to Denver. Th Colorado Classic is the first step. It is a new major tournment held at the Pepsi Center in Denver over Thanksgiving. This year it will have CU vs. St. Mary's and Denver vs. Colorado State. The article states that the promotors are talking with Alabama, Gonzaga, North Carolina, UCLA, Arizona, Louisville, and Connecticut, just to name a few, who have expressed interest participating in future Colorado Classic's.