Adam Zagoria of ZagsBlog.com gives us details: ESPN RISE will hold the fourth annual Boost Mobile Elite 24 event, the nation’s premier elite high school boys basketball event for underclassmen, Saturday, August 22 at New York City’s Rucker Park. Featuring 24 of the top high school basketball players from across the nation, Boost Mobile Elite 24 players are selected by a committee based on their performance at AAU tournaments and national summer camps. Read article.
Walter Cornett, of Glendale, Kentucky, is the owner and operator of Walter’s Wildcat World. He founded WildcatWorld.com in 1998 making it one of the oldest Kentucky basketball fan sites in operation today.
On This Day In UK Basketball History
- On February 22, 1969, Dan Issel joined the 1,000-point club. He did it in 49 games.