There are two major high school events this weekend.
Tipping off in Benton (Ky.) is the always-loaded field for the Marshall County Hoopfest. Huntington Prep, Oak Hill Academy and Fort Bend Travis are the headliners in the 11-game boys event.
Among the top players participating are Andrew Wiggins, Andrew Harrison, Aaron Harrison, Nick King, Sindarius Thornwell, Troy Williams, Austin Nichols, Quentin Snider, Nate Britt, Cliff Alexander, Johnathan Williams and Jajuan Johnson.
*5:30 – Marshall County vs Massac County
*7:00 – Huntington Prep vs Memphis East
*8:30 – Curie vs Oak Hill Academy
*10:00 – Ballard vs Fort Bend Travis
*11:30 – Graves County vs Warren Central
*1:00 – Calloway County vs Harrisburg
*2:30 – Bullitt East vs Hopkinsville
*4:30 – Marshall County vs Wilson Central
*6:00 – Fort Bend Travis vs Madison Central
*7:30 – Oak Hill Academy vs Southwind
*9:00 – Briarcrest vs Huntington Prep
There’s also a great event in Chicago this weekend.
The Chicago Elite Classic, which is being held at the University of Illinois at Chicago, is matching some of the best teams in Chicago with teams from around the country.
Among the top prospects in the event are Kendrick Nunn, Jahlil Okafor, Paul White, Stanley Johnson, Eric Mika, T.J. Haws, Nick Emery, BeeJay Anya, V.J. King and a host of others.
Chicago Elite Classic
*9:00 – Phillips vs De La Salle
*11:00 – Normal U-High vs St. Vincent’s/St. Mary’s
*12:45 – St. Joseph’s vs Mater Dei
*2:30 – Proviso East vs Lone Peak
*6:30 – Whitney Young vs DeMatha
*8:00 – Simeon vs Milton
Scout.com will have coverage from both events.