The 68th Annual C.Y.P. Basketball Tournament will begin on March 23rd at Our Lady of Mercy Church in Port Chester, NY. (17 Spring St. Port Chester, NY 10573).
Over the years, the historic C.Y.P. High School Tournament has hosted a who's who of future NBA talent including Ron Artest, Elton Brand, Malik Sealy and Lamar Odom and back-in-the-day stars such as Ed Pinkney, Pearl Washington and Billy Cunningham.
C.Y.P. marks the start of the 2013 AAU season here in New York participants in the past have included a who's-who of High School basketball:
Tony Taylor, Rashad James, Kyrie Irving, Russ Smith, Jayvaughn Pinkston, Durand Scott, Sean Kilpatrick, Sherrod Wright, Mookie Jones, Kevin Jones, Sylven Landesberg, Omari Lawrence, Kevin Parrom, Chaz Williams, Jordan Henriquez, Ashton Pankey, Mike Taylor, Antione Mason, P.J. Torres, Jabarie Hinds, Kuran Iverson, Peter Aguilar, Donte Houston, Shaquille Stokes, Jordan Dickerson, Tyler Robertson, Isaiah Whitehead, Jabarie Hinds, Kendrick Ray, Jonte Rutty, Nate Gause, and Moe Harkless.
This season is no different as the participating teams are chock-filled with nothing less than All-Star Metropolitan talent. This year's tournament will run through March 23rd -27th
Sunday March 23rd
7:15pm BC Eagles vs. NJ Wolfpack
8:30pm NY Falcons vs. Gauchos
Monday March 24th
7:15pm Panthers vs. winner of BC Eagles/NJ Wolfpack
8:30pm Rodney Abrahams vs. NJ Roadrunners
Tuesday March 25th
7:15pm CT Select vs. winner of NY Falcons vs. Gauchos
8:30pm Playmaker Academy vs. Frenji
Wednesday March 26th
7:30pm & 8:30pm
Thursday March 27th