2016-17 Early Season Events
This season's Christmas weekend event features four teams from last season's NCAA Tournament, all of whom will be looking to pick up a quality win or two right before the dawn of conference season.
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Three-time Maui champion North Carolina and two-time winner UConn should be most seriously challenged by Oregon and Wisconsin. Meanwhile, Georgetown, Oklahoma State, Tennessee, and host Chaminade will look to grab a surprise win or three.