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7th Annual Dream Classic MLK Holiday
Challenge: Today's The Day--(Jan 15, 2001)

Dream2.gif (14212 bytes) What 7th Annual Dream Classic
MLK Holiday Challenge
Where: Loyola Marymount University
Gersten Pavilion
When Monday, January 15, 2001 (MLK Weekend)
Who 10 SoCal Teams & Top Players

Ok, this is it. . . . today is the big day.   The College Prep Review Dream Classic, aka the 7th Annual Dream Classic MLK Holiday Challenge, and this is really the best event of its kind, no question about it.  The best matchups, the best teams, not a dog in the bunch, and hopefully, everyone will show and the event will run on time. . .  We know we'll be there, and so will literally thousands who will be taking the MLK Jr., holiday off to watch some of the best high school basketball in the country with probably 30 of the top players on the West Coast.

Once again, a reminder of the schedule:

12:45 p.m. Fontana vs. Ayala (Chino Hills)

2:15 p.m. Bishop Montgomery (Torrance) vs. Centennial (Corona)

4:00 p.m. Dominguez (Compton) vs. Clovis West (Fresno)

6:00 p.m. Redondo Union (Redondo Beach) vs. Inglewood

7:45 p.m. Mater Dei (Santa Ana) vs. Mayfair (Lakewood)

Every one of these games is first rate and will feature excellent matchups.  Many of the top players on the West Coast will be playing, including the following guys:

Tyson Chandler 7'1" Sr. Dominguez (Compton)
Josh Childress        6'6" Sr. Mayfair (Lakewood)/Stanford signee
Dijon Thompson 6'7" Sr. Redondo Union (Redondo Beach)/UCLA signee
Cedric Bozeman 6'5" Sr. Mater Dei (Santa Ana)/UCLA signee
Jamaal Williams 6'6" Sr. Centennial (Corona)/New Mexico signee
Errick Craven        6'2" Sr. Bishop Montgomery (Torrance)/USC signee
Derrick Craven        6'2" Sr. Bishop Montgomery (Torrance)/USC signee
Chris Hernandez 6'2" Sr. Clovis West (Fresno)/Stanford signee
Edwin Draughn 6'5" Sr. Mayfair (Lakewood)/committed to Yale
Douglas Thomas 6'7" Sr. Inglewood
David Sybesma 6'5" Sr. Centennial (Corona)
Kenny D'Oyen        5'10" Sr. Bishop Montgomery (Torrance)
DeVaughn Peace 6'3" Sr. Bishop Montgomery (Torrance)/UC-Irvine signee
Brian Baker        6'0" Sr. Mater Dei (Santa Ana)
Erik Soderberg        6'9" Sr. Centennial (Corona)
Ricky Porter        6'2" Sr. Mater Dei (Santa Ana)
Shaun Michel        6'4" Sr. Mater Dei (Santa Ana)
Travis Gabler        6'3" Sr. Mater Dei (Santa Ana)
Leland Dodd        6'3" Sr. Bishop Montgomery (Torrance)
DeAngelo Collins 6'9" Jr. Inglewood (Inglewood)
Darius Sanders 6'5" Jr. Dominguez (Compton)
Bobby Jones        6'6" Jr. Dominguez (Compton)
Adam Zahn        6'7" Jr. Redondo Union (Redondo Beach)
Paul Meynen        6'10" Jr. Redondo Union (Redondo Beach)
Keion Kindred    6'3" Jr. Dominguez (Compton)
Keith Ellison        6'0" Jr. Redondo Union (Redondo Beach)
Lance Soderberg 6'8" Jr. Centennial (Corona)
Mike Strawberry 6'4" Jr. Mater Dei (Santa Ana)
J.R. Reese        6'3" Jr. Centennial (Corona)
Cory McJimson 6'5" Jr. Fontana
Jeremiah Barnes 5'10" Jr. Rowland (Rowland Heights)
Harrison Schaen 6'8" So. Mater Dei (Santa Ana)
Wesley Washington 6'3" So. Mater Dei (Santa Ana)
Trayvon Williams 6'5" So. Fontana
Wendell White        6'5" So. Redondo Union (Redondo Beach)
Fred Washington 6'5" So. Bishop Montgomery (Torrance)
Rayshawn Reed 6'1" So. Inglewood

If you've got any questions about the event get the most up-to-date info on the Dream Classic either here (we hope to do updates throughout the day) or at the Full Court Press website.

See you there.

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