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  Wednesday, March 8, 2006

Update from the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament
By Jonathan Givony

Press href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Release

March href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> 8, href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> 2006

We’re href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> just href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> four href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> weeks href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> from href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> the href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Portsmouth href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Invitational href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Tournament, href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> and href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> here’s href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> a href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> sneak href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> peek href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> at href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> who href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> will href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> be href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> included href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> in href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> this href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> year’s href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> roster….

WHO: Acceptances href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> for href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> the href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Portsmouth href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Invitational href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Tournament href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> (P.I.T.) href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> have href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> been href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> received href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> from href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> college href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> basketball href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> standouts href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Nick href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> George href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> of href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> VCU; href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Brandon href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Bowman href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> of href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Georgetown; href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Brad href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Buckman href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> of href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Texas; href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Alex href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Loughton href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> of href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> ODU; href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Torin href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Francis href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> of href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Notre href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Dame; href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> and href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Jose href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Juan href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Barea href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> of href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Northeastern.

WHAT: href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> The href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> 54th href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Annual href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Portsmouth href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Invitational href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Tournament href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> is href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> the href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> nation’s href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> oldest href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> amateur href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> basketball href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> tournament, href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> recognized href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> by href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> NBA href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> and href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> European href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> scouts href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> as href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> the href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> premier href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> showcase href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> for href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> future href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> professional href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> players.

WHEN: href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> April href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> 5-8. href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/>

ADMISSION: Tickets href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> are href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> $8 href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> per href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> night href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> or href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> $25 href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> for href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> all href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> 11 href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> games href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> of href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> the href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> tournament. href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/>
(NOTE: href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Thursday href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> and href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Friday href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> afternoon href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> consolation href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> games href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> are href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> FREE, href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> but href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> admission href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> is href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> required href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> for href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> the href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Saturday href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> consolation href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> game). href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Tickets href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> available href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> through href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> all href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Ticketmaster href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> outlets href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> and href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> through href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> the href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Willett href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Hall href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> box href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> office.

WHERE: All href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> games href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> held href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> in href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> the href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> gymnasium href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> of href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Churchland href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> High href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> School, href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> 4301 href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Cedar href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Lane, href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Portsmouth.

WHY: The href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> money href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> raised href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> by href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> the href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> tournament href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> is href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> funneled href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> to href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> local href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> non-profit href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> organizations href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> and href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> scholarships href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> to href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> deserving href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> high href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> school href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> student-athletes. href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> The href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> PIT href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> has href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> raised href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> $470,000 href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> in href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> contributions href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> to href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> these href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> causes href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> over href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> the href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> years, href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> and href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> 112 href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> PIT href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> scholarships href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> have href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> been href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> awarded.

CONTACT: href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Ticket href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> information: href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> call href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> 393-5460 href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> (Willett href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Hall) href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> or href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> 671-8100 href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> (Ticketmaster). href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/>
href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Additional href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> information href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> can href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> be href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> found href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> at href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> www.portsmouthinvitational.com.

NOTE: href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> This href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> is href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> the href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> ONLY href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> tournament href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> for href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> college href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> seniors href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> to href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> participate href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> in href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> and href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> be href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> evaluated href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> by href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> the href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> National href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Basketball href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Association href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> prior href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> to href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> the href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> NBA’s href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> pre-draft href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> camp href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> in href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> Chicago href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> in href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> June.


Stay href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> tuned href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> for href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> additional href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> names href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> of href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> players, href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> to href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> be href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> released href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> in href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> the href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> next href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> four href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> weeks href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> leading href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> up href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> to href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> the href=/profile/Eduardo-Sommer-/> tournament!

 
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