42 Games. 5 Days.
1 Great Cause.

A multi-city high school basketball event unlike any in the country.

Matching the top national programs against some of the area’s best teams.


SEATTLE December 4-5
DALLAS December 11-12
MEMPHIS January 8-9
TAMPA January 22-23

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  • MEMPHIS • Jan 2-4
  • TAMPA • Jan 31 - Feb 1

– The ARS/Rescue Rooter National Hoopfest Memphis –

Thursday, January 2

at Christian Brothers High School (map)

7:30 CBHS vs. Christian Brothers Missouri

Friday, January 3

at Briarcrest (map)

3:30 Crestwood vs. MAHS
5:00 Hamilton Heights vs. Arlington
6:30 IMG Academy vs. Memphis East
8:00 Vashon vs. Briarcrest

at Olive Branch High School

6:00 Lausanne vs. Wooddale
7:30 Olive Branch vs. Montverde Academy

Saturday, January 4th

at Briarcrest Christian School (map)

12:30 I’ve Branch vs. BTW Memphis
2:00 Memphis East vs. Marion(AR)
3:30 Lausanne vs. Vashon
5:00 Hamilton Heights vs. Crestwood Toronto
6:30 Montverde Academy vs. Wooddale
8:00 IMG Academy vs. Briarcrest

– Tampa Schedule –

Friday, January 31

at Berkeley Preparatory School (map)

5:00p – St. Pete vs Cornerstone Christian (San Antonio)
6:30p – Berkeley Prep vs. Huntington Prep (WV)
8:00p – IMG Academy Post Grad vs Montverde Academy post grad

Saturday, February 1

at Berkeley Preparatory School (map)

12:00p – St. Pete vs. West Oaks
1:30p – Tampa Prep vs. Oak Ridge
3:00p – East Lake vs. Orlando Christian Prep
4:30p – Berkeley Prep vs. Cornerstone Christian (San Antonio)
6:00p – Tampa Catholic vs. Huntington Prep (WV)


D1 Scholarship athletes have participated in the National Hoopfest


Teams went on to win National Championship


Players currently in the NBA

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History & Alumni

National Hoopfest was established in 2011 as the Penny Hardaway Classic. In 6 years, we have hosted 10 tournaments including Memphis, Las Vegas and Tampa. Our 2015 game featuring Oak Hill Academy vs. Hamilton High School (Memphis, TN) was ESPN’s highest rated HS game of the year, reaching almost 6 Million viewers. We continue to draw the best national and local high school talent, having had over 100 D1 scholarship athletes participate in the event, including 5 NBA lottery picks.

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