The 4th annual Don Bosco Prep Classic will take place on November 7-9 at Michigan City Marquette High School in Michigan City, Indiana.
The event will feature some of the best prep school basketball teams in the country including, Don Bosco Prep (IN), La Lumiere (IN), Faith Baptist (GA), Planet Athlete (AZ), Elite Prep (CA), St. John's Military (WI), Quakerdale Prep (IA) and Indiana Elite Prep (IN).
The games start at 4:30 pm CST on Friday the November 7th, and will run from 12:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. on Saturday the 8th, and from 11:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. on Sunday the 9th.
The official schedules will be released next week.
D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera of Georgetown was voted the Preseason Big East Player of the Year in a poll of coaches. Smith-Rivera, a native of Indianapolis, Indiana, averaged 17.6 points per game as a sophomore.
Below are the All-Big East Conference 1st and 2nd Team preseason picks.
Kellen Dunham (Butler)
D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera (Georgetown)
D’Angelo Harrison (St. John’s)
JayVaughn Pinkston (Villanova)
Matt Stainbrook (Xavier)
Billy Garrett, Jr. (DePaul)
LeDontae Henton (Providence)
Rysheed Jordan (St. John’s)
Ryan Arcidiacono (Villanova)
Darrun Hilliard (Villanova)
Purdue will host class of 2015 Otsego High School (MI) standout Seth Dugan on an official visit on November 7th.
Dugan, who stands 7'0, is the top-rated center in the state of Michigan for the class of 2015. Dugan is tall and mobile post with solid fundamentals inside. He is a prospect who brings a good deal of upside potential to the table.
Dugan piled up scholarship offers over the summer competing on the travel team circuit with ACB Bank Hoops from the likes of Western Kentucky, Loyola, Eastern Michigan, Illinois State, Western Michigan, Toledo, Oakland University, Northern Illinois and LaSalle to name a few.
Dugan averaged 16.1 points and 14.2 rebounds per contest as a junior at Otsego.