The Classic


Join Legendary and Hall of Fame Basketball Coach Norm Stewart, The Missouri Basketball Coaches Association and the American Cancer Society as America’s Tip-Off to High School Basketball celebrates the start of the 2017 High School Basketball season – THE NORM STEWART CLASSIC. 24 games, 48 straight hours and 48 Missouri High School teams play non-stop early season hoops action starting at 6:00pm Friday, December 1st thru 6:00pm on Sunday, December 3, 2017 at Columbia College. National and Regional exposure await these 48 teams as elite basketball programs from across the state of Missouri compete to a national audience on ESPN3 and a network of regional viewers on television stations throughout the state of Missouri from Kansas City, St. Joseph, Kirksville, Columbia/Jefferson City, Springfield, St. Louis, and Cape Girardeau.