NOVEMBER 8, 2021 (DALLAS, TX) – The Dallas Mavericks will host the Third Annual Dallas Mavericks Fall Classic on Nov. 11-13 and Nov. 22-23 in Frisco, Texas. The Dallas Mavericks Fall Classic, presented by Buffalo Wild Wings, consists of tournaments for both boys and girls high school basketball teams. The tournaments for the girls will take place Nov. 11-13 and the tournaments for the boys Nov. 22-23. Games will be played throughout Frisco ISD schools, with the title games played on the final days of the tournaments at Comerica Center in Frisco, home of the Texas Legends, the NBA G League affiliate of the Dallas Mavericks. Trainers from Scottish Rite for Children will be onsite at every game.
The Dallas Mavericks Fall Classic launched in 2018 for both boys and girls and is returning in 2021 after being cancelled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The tournament for the girls will feature five players rated as the top recruits in the state, including Aaliyah Chavez. The boys tournament will feature seven players rated as the top recruits in the state, including Lee Dort and Quion Williams.
Mavs Academy’s Brad Freeman will serve as the director for the Dallas Mavericks Fall Classic and says the Mavericks are thrilled to host the event again. The Dallas Mavericks Fall Classic provides a unique opportunity for the youth to receive support from a professional basketball franchise and compete with some of the top talent around Texas.
The public and media are invited to witness the top-ranked teams from the state of Texas as they showcase their skills to take home the championship trophy. Passes to attend each tournament are $20. Check out mavs.com/fallclassic to see purchasing details, the tournament schedules, and the livestream of the games.
Girls Tournament: Nov. 11-13
Boys Tournament: Nov. 22-23
WHERE: Frisco ISD schools and Comerica Center
ABOUT THE DALLAS MAVERICKS: The Dallas Mavericks are a first-class global sports and entertainment organization providing memorable experiences for fans worldwide. The Mavs compete in the National Basketball Association as a member of the Western Conference and play at American Airlines Center under the direction of Coach Jason Kidd, General Manager Nico Harrison, CEO Cynt Marshall and Governor Mark Cuban. Since the inaugural season in 1980- 81, the Mavs have won four division titles, two conference championships and one NBA championship in 2011. In addition to on-court success, the Mavs are committed to making a difference in North Texas through community programs and the Mavs Foundation. For more information on Dallas Mavericks players, staff, stats and tickets, visit mavs.com.
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