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Hoops 247 Midwest Unsigned Senior Showcase

The Hoops 247 Midwest Unsigned Senior Showcase is set to take place on Saturday, March 26 just outside of Chicago at Elmhurst College in Elmhurst, Illinois.  The event is open to all unsigned players from the class of 2016 and postgraduate players.

The event will feature some of the finest unsigned and available basketball talent in the Midwest, and will be played out live in front of a wealth of college basketball programs.  If you are an unsigned senior looking to play college basketball, then you should register and compete in this event.

Participants will showcase their skills and play in a highly competitive environment. Each participant will play in a total of three games through the day. Prospects will receive a numbered reversible which will identify the players to scouts, coaches, video staff and general public at the event.

Video and highlights of the event will be available ChicagoHoops TV.  Hoops 247.com and ChicagoHoops.com will also provide coverage of the event.

The event will tip-off at 9:00 a.m. on March 26.

The registration fee for the event is $95.

For more information, please contact Brian Stinnette at 773-339-5807, or via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Click Here To Register For The Hoops 247 Midwest Unsigned Senior Showcase



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Poythress is averaging 10.0 points and 6.6 rebounds per game this season.

Kentucky is 18-6 on the season.

Poythress sat out Kentucky’s game against Florida on Saturday with soreness in the knee.

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