Thanksgiving Hoop Fest announced
Two-day event draws teams from five states
Planning on spending Turkey Day in Texas? If so, we have the perfect solution to help you digest those beloved Thanksgiving fixings: Elite high school hoops
Teams from Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina and Oklahoma are all set to converge on Texas for the third annual Thanksgiving Hoop Fest, which released its schedule today.
Notable names include: Marcus Smart (Flower Mound Marcus); Rodney Purvis and Tyrek Coger (Upper Room Christian Academy); Julius Randle, Zach Peters and Marquan Botley (Prestonwood); Isaiah Austin and Emmanuel Mudiay (Arlington Grace Prep); Melvin Swift, Clyde Santee and Damyeon Dotson (Yates); Michael Qualls (Huntington); Stephen Clark (Douglass); Charles Mitchell (Wheeler).
That's only a snippet of the talent slated to suit up at Sandra Meadows Arena in Duncanville. Below is a copy of the schedule for the two-day showcase.
Friday, November 26, 2011:
11:00 AM: Arlington Seguin vs. Dallas Madison
12:30 PM: Crowley vs. Huntington (LA)
3:00 PM: Bishop Lynch vs. Duncanville (Girls)
4:30 PM: Upper Room (NC) vs. Prestonwood
6:00 PM: Arlington Grace Prep vs. Wheeler (GA)
7:30 PM: Houston Yates vs. Flower Mound Marcus
9:00 PM: Douglass (OK) vs. Booker T. Washington
Saturday, November 26, 2011:
10:00 AM: Rockwall vs. Huntington (LA)
11:30 AM: Booker T. Washington vs. Hillcrest
1:00 PM: Prestonwood vs. Richardson Berkner
2:30 PM: Duncanville vs. Arlington Bowie
4:00 PM: Wheeler (GA) vs. DeSoto
5:30 PM: Dallas Kimball vs. Douglass (OK)
7:00 PM: Fort Bend Travis vs. Arlington Grace Prep
8:30 PM: Flower Mound Marcus vs. Upper Room (NC)