EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) There will be a lot of high school basketball going on this weekend in Evansville. The River City Showcase returns.
This year, it’s being played at the new USI Screaming Eagles Arena.
Coaches and players participating in event met with the media on Wednesday to talk about the two day basketball buffet.
Bosse head coach Shane Burkhart says the event is a big deal not only for Evansville, but the entire region, “I think it’s important for the community to see how good the basketball is here, not just the city of Evansville but the surrounding areas. We are bringing in great teams, we are bringing great people, and helping the community in a lot of ways and the same way supporting the basketball in southern Indiana which is great.”
The games begin Friday afternoon.
(This story was originally published on November 27, 2019)