Kentucky Basketball Commission holding Mack, Miller & Lofton Basketball Tournament

Former Lexington-area stars return home


LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ) – A trio of the areas basketball legends have returned home to help host a basketball tournament among area basketball teams.
Former Bryan Station star Shelvin Mack and former Mason County star Chris Lofton were both back in town on Friday.
The two along with Darius Miller are hosting the Mack, Miller & Lofton Basketball tournament at the Kentucky Basketball Commission.
The tournament features dozens of teams from high schools across the area.
Mack played in two NCAA Tournament championship games with Butler and most recently spent time with the Charlotte Hornets.
Lofton ended going to Tennessee where he became a legend in his own right there before heading overseas to play ball.
Both have had successful career in professional basketball taking different routes, but they have one thing in common…they were once two-star recruits.
Check out what both athletes had to say about ignoring the rankings noise and going to work.