If you are looking for something to do this holiday weekend that’s sports-related and has nothing to do with Christmas shopping, Brownson Arena at Colorado Mesa University would be a good place to start.

Colorado Mesa’s men’s and women’s basketball teams are hosting the Holiday Inn-Airport Thanksgiving Classic, which begins this Friday and runs through Sunday night.

Tickets are $15 for reserved seating, $10 for general admission for adults, and $5 for general admission for seniors and students. Children ages 6 and under are free with an adult.

The tournament schedule for this weekend is as follows:

Friday, November 29

  • 3:00 p.m. – Western State women vs. Dixie State
  • 5:00 p.m. – Colorado Mesa women vs. University of Montana-Western
  • 7:00 p.m. – Colorado Mesa men vs. University of Montana-Western

Saturday, November 30

  • 3:00 p.m. – Western State women vs. Montana-Western
  • 5:00 p.m. – CSU-Pueblo men vs. Montana-Western
  • 7:00 p.m. – Colorado Mesa vs. Dixie State

Sunday, December 1

  • 7:00 p.m. – Colorado Mesa men vs. CSU-Pueblo

For more information, call 970-248-1503.