BMC to host high school basketball showcase

BLUE MOUNTAIN – Eight of the top high school boys basketball teams in north Mississippi will come together on Jan. 5 for the first Jerry Fowler

Showcase at Blue Mountain College.

“This will be a great opportunity for basketball fans in the area to see some of the best talent around,” said BMC men’s coach J.D. Parker. “There are some really good teams up here and they all have some outstanding players. This is going to be a lot of fun.”

Pontotoc will take on DeSoto Central in the opener at 3 p.m., followed by Hickory Flat against Lewisburg at 4:30 p.m. Amory faces Horn Lake at

6 p.m., and Ingomar plays Southaven at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets for the four games are $5.

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