It's long been known Memphis is a Hotbed of High School Basketball talent..
Arguably the Most Talented every to hit a hoop in the Bluff City, Penny Hardaway, wants to showcase that talent against the best in the Nation..
The former Memphis Tiger and NBA Great is hosting the First Annual Penny Hardaway High School Basketball Classic, beginning Thursday at the Elma Roane Fieldhouse on the U of M Campus.
More than 30-teams will compete, both boys and girls, and, Hardaway says, several games will feature future Tigers Signees from the Number One rated class of 2010.
The Penny Hardaway High School Basketball Classic runs Thursday through Sunday at the Elma Roane Fieldhouse on the U of M Campus.
Tickets are $12-dollars per day.
Proceeds go to the local Multiple Sclerosis Foundation.
Thursday, December 3rd, 2009
6:30 PM Sheffield High School vs Covington High School
8:00 PM Ridgeway High School vs Lee High School (Huntsville)
Friday, December 4th, 2009
4:30 PM Craigmont Middle School vs Ridgeway Middle School
6:00 PM Melrose (Girls) vs Jackson Liberty Tech (Girls)
7:30 PM Melrose High School vs Jackson Liberty Tech
9:00 PM White Station High School vs Southwind High School
Saturday, December 5th, 2009
10:00 AM City (Girls) vs Douglas (Girls)
11:30 AM City High School vs Douglas High School
1:00 PM Mitchell (Girls) vs Southwind (Girls)
2:30 PM Mitchell High School vs Craigmont High School
4:30 PM Riverdale (Girls) vs Central (Girls)
6:00 PM Germantown (Girls) vs Melrose (Girls)
7:30 PM Lee High School (Huntsville) vs Central High School
9:00 PM Wheeler High (Marietta, GA) vs Germantown High School
For more information, call the Penny Hardaway Classic Hotline at 901-497-0126