From 2001-2009 CSE put on a similar event to the Capital Classic, but it was based out of Baltimore, MD. The Charm City Challenge had two games the Suburban All-Stars vs. City and U.S. vs. Baltimore All-Stars. The weekend kicked off with a 3-point shooting contest as well as a dunk contest.
The Charm City Challenge took place in the Towson Center on the campus of Towson University and Dunbar H.S. in Baltimore, MD.
Famous alumni include: John Gilchrist, Josh Boone, Jarret Jack, Jack McClinton, Dajuan Summers, Dante Cunningham and more.