The summer scene officially gets underway when Knox Vegas comes to town.
The 6th annual Knox Vegas Heat tournament commenced all over the East Tennessee landscape this past weekend with plenty of Tennessee flavor to go around.
This first report will be on the 15 and under teams followed by the 16 and under squads tomorrow. On Wednesday the 17 and under teams and on Thursday I will pick the top 20 players I saw at the event.
Big Shots Atlanta was the venue as the 15 and under Tennessee Fury took the short drive down I75 to peddle their wares against some of the best teams in the Southeast.
In the opener the Fury would be tested by the seasoned success of the Next Level squad from Kentucky.
The Tennessee Sports Writers Association (TSWA) released their “All-State” teams for boys basketball today. Here are the lists done by classification:
Summer basketball came just in time as the weather turned warm this past weekend around the state.
In Chattanooga the balls were bouncing and the action was hot as the Chattanooga Elite Classic tipped off with great success for the host squad.