The 2016 Shriners Hospitals for Children College Classic concluded at Minute Maid Park with TCU being named the Tournament Champions with a perfect 3-0 record. The Horned Frogs were matched by Arkansas, which also went 3-0, but earned the tiebreaker with a plus-25 run differential, as opposed to the Razorbacks plus-16 mark. Texas Tech finished 2-1, UL Lafayette went 1-2 and the University of Houston and Rice each went 0-3.
Following the conclusion of the tournament, the Astros announced the field for the 2017 Shriners Hospitals for Children College Classic, which will feature three Big 12 schools in Baylor, TCU and Texas Tech and three Southeastern Conference programs in LSU, Ole Miss and Texas A&M. The 17th annual tournament will feature nine games at Minute Maid Park from March 3-5, 2017.