Heartland Hoops Classic Returns to Events Center

The lineup has been announced for the 9th Annual Heartland Hoops Classic, which will take place February 13, 2016. The event has expanded to include eight exciting high school basketball match-ups, including the headliner game of Overland High School of Aurora, Co., vs. Omaha South. Overland is the reigning state champion in Colorado and is led by ESPN 100 power forward De’Ron Davis. Omaha South is led by Nebraska recruit Aguek Arop.

The event kicks off at 9 a.m. and includes the following eight games:

9 a.m. BDS vs Amherst

10:45 a.m. Riverside vs Clearwater - Orchard

12:30 p.m. Gothenburg vs Winnebago

2:15 p.m. GICC vs Seward

4 p.m. Columbus Scotus vs Adams Central

5:45 p.m. Hastings St. Cecilia vs Sidney

7:30 p.m. Bishop Neumann vs Aurora

9:15 p.m. Overland High School, Aurora Colorado vs Omaha South

Ticket information will be available at a later date. Media passes will be issued for this event but NSAA passes will not be accepted. News and sports department personnel who wish to receive media credentials should contact Tino Martinez at 308-398-1154 or tinorm24@gmail.com.