Celebrate Thanksgiving with some of the best teams in college basketball. Eight teams will play a total of 12 games over 3 days to see who takes home the title this Thanksgiving. The ESPN Events Invitational (formerly know as the Orlando Invitational) is an early-season Division 1 college basketball tournament played each November at ESPN Wide World of Sports near Orlando, Florida. The tournament, entering its 16th year in 2021, features a bracket format with 12 games over three days. Each team competes in one game per day regardless of results. The 2021 ESPN Events Invitational will be played Nov 25, 26 and 28 and will feature Alabama, Belmont, Dayton, Drake, Iona, Kansas, Miami and North Texas.