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The Basketball Tournament Lexington Regional set to begin July 19 at Frederick Douglass High School

By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today The Basketball Tournament schedule is all set. The $2 million tournament will tipoff with 64 teams in the mix, including eight squads in the Lexington Regional. The regional events will be July 19-21 and July 25-28 at various sites across the country. The 5-on-5 event will feature 60 players with NBA experience, 23 college alumni teams and more than 20 former Division...

Former University of Kentucky basketball stars Hawkins, Willis part of TBT Bluegrass Boys Squad

By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today Kentucky will be well-represented in The Basketball Tournament next month. Former Kentucky players Derek Willis, Dominique Hawkins, Josh Harrellson, Marcus Lee, Ramon Harris, Kevin Galloway and AJ Stewart will form the Bluegrass Boys organized by former Kentucky player Mark Krebs and will be coached by Wayne Turner. The Bluegrass Boys will compete with seven more teams...