The MLK Classic Day 1
Welcome to Mississippi US Amateur Basketball
Good luck on your 2018 season - James Mapps
11U Nike Cy-fair elite academy played some really good basketball and and there team defense and ball movement gave them the edge to win the championship.
This division was very competitive and most of the games was decided by 1 point. The top team out of Alabama showed they are elite by winning the championship. They made a lot of 3 pointers every game and it was just to much for the opposing team.
The LA Bucks played some good basketball and was able to win the championship. They put pressure against there on the other teams and was able to win another championship.
The MS Splash didn’t have much trouble in pool play, but the Jackson Cougars created problems for them. They kept the game close and the MS Splash won by 8. This is significant because the Splash defeated every other team by 15 or more. On the other side, the Jackson Cougars bounced back from the loss at the hands of the MS Splash and finished off pool play 2-1. Both teams used their strong pool play momentum to propel them through bracket play on to the ch
The Alabama Kings were crowned champions of the MLK Classic. The Kings went 2-0 in pool play defeating SBG 25-14 and LA Blazers 18-13. Their 2-0 pool play record put them into bracket play with a matchup against the Madison Landsharks. The Kings defeated the Landsharks by a score of 20-10. That win put them into the championship againt North Mississippi Warriors. The Kings finished the week perfect by defeating the Warriors 24-21.