Former Cats, Lexington-area stars return for “The Basketball Tournament”

Regional for $2 million tournament being played in Lexington


LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ) – This weekend, The Basketball Tournament or TBT will take over Frederick Douglass High School.
Eight teams will battle it out in the Lexington with a trip to Chicago where $2 million will be on the line.
Two of the teams will have some familiar faces.
The BlueGrass Boys features; former Cats Marcus Lee, Dominique Hawkins, Kevin Galloway and Ramon Harris.
Josh Harrellson is also on the way to join the team.
The team is coached by Wayne Turner and Mark Krebs is their GM.
Another team with familiar faces is the Kentucky Basketball Commission’s squad.
Former Mason County star Chris Lofton and former Mr. Kentucky Basketball Anthony Hickey will suit up for them. What’s it like for all these stars to return to the area?
Hear from them in the video above.
The schedule for the weekend’s games is below.

Lexington Regional – July 19-21 – Frederick Douglass High School

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Friday, July 19
• 3 p.m. – (3) Fort Wayne Champs vs. (6) Showtime (ESPN3)
• 5 p.m. – (1) Loyalty is Love vs. (8) Hoopville Warriors (ESPN3)
• 7 p.m. – (4) KBC vs. (5) Peoria All-Stars (ESPN3)
• 9 p.m. – (2) Bluegrass Boys (Kentucky) vs. (7) D2 (ESPN2)

Saturday, July 20
• 4 p.m. – Game 2 winner vs. Game 3 winner (ESPN2)
• 6 p.m. – Game 1 winner vs. Game 4 winner (ESPN2)

Sunday, July 21 – Regional Final
• 2 p.m. – Semifinal winners (ESPN)