Nike Pro-City League Action Set to Start this Weekend at McDonough Arena
WASHINGTON - Basketball fans in the Nation's Capital will flock to Georgetown University's McDonough Arena beginning this weekend as the Nike Pro-City League starts on Saturday, July 8.
A full schedule of games can be found here.
The Nike Pro-City League (formerly the Jabbo Kenner League) is among the top summer college basketball leagues in the country and is annually held at Georgetown, affording basketball fans a chance to see current, future and former college basketball players competing head-to-head over the summer.
The schedule for the 2017 season is set to begin on Saturday, July 8 with five games, the first at 1 p.m. Five more games will be played on Sunday, July 9, beginning at 1 p.m. Games will be held every weekend through the end of the month, with the last day of the regular season being held on Sunday, July 30.
Georgetown players will be spread out among seven teams in the 11-team league.
Sophomore guard Jagan Mosely (Morganville, N.J./St. Anthony) and freshman Antwan Walker (Washington, D.C./Hargrave Military Academy [Va.]) will be on The Tombs, while freshman Jahvon Blair (Mono, Ontario/Orangeville Prep) and junior forward Marcus Derrickson (Bowie, Md./Brewster Academy [N.H.]) will play for Clydes.
Senior guard Jonathan Mulmore (New Orleans, La./Redemption Christian/Allegany [Md.]) and freshman center Chris Sodom (Houston, Texas/St. Thomas) will play for Hoop Magic. Junior center Jessie Govan (Manhasset, N.Y./Wings Academy) and junior forward Kaleb Johnson (Martinsville, Va./Carlisle School) will play for A Wash Associates.
Greg Malinowski (Chantilly, Va./Episcopal/William & Mary) will play for ON Point, junior guard Ra'Mond Hines (Washington, D.C./Gonzaga) will play for Curt Smith All-Stars and sophomore forward George Muresan (Potomac, Md./St. Andrew's) will play for the Ballaholics.
Quarterfinal games will be played on Thursday, Aug. 3 and Friday, Aug. 4, both dates starting at 8 p.m. Semifinal games will be played on Saturday, Aug. 5 (2 p.m., 3:20 p.m.) and the championship game will be played on Sunday, Aug. 6 at 3 p.m.
All parking for Nike Pro-City League games will be in the Southwest Garage off the Canal Road entrance to the University. For further questions and inquiries on the Nike Pro-City League, please call Van Johnson at 202-288-1483.