Five Seniors Selected to Play in Music City All-Star Classic
Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Nashville --- TSU men’s basketball seniors Andrae Belton, Riley Ervin, Moraye Ivy, Bruce Price and LaDarious Weaver will play in the first annual Music City All-Star Classic on April 19, in the Gentry Center.

 

The Music City Classic will feature the top college basketball seniors in the state of Tennessee. The classic will welcome players from the University of Tennessee, Vanderbilt, Memphis, Belmont, Austin Peay, Tennessee State, Lipscomb, Tennessee-Martin, Trevecca and Cumberland.

 

All-OVC first team selection Bruce Price is one of many TSU players that will participate in the event along with UT-Martin’s Gerald Robinson and Tennessee Tech’s Anthony Fisher and Amandi Mckenzie. Todd Babington, Brandon Harriford, and Tomas Janusauskas, members of the 2008 OVC Championship Austin Peay team, are also set to participate.

 

JaJuan Smith from the University of Tennessee, Andre Allen from the University of Memphis and Alex Gordon from Vanderbilt will also be playing.

 

Two-time conference tournament MVP Justin Hare is one of several players that will represent for the Atlantic Sun Championship team Belmont along with rival Lipscomb’s LaKory Daniels.

 

The festivities will kick off with a three- point contest and a slam-dunk contest, followed by the game.

 

The Classic will be held on Saturday, April 19 on the campus of Tennessee State University in the Gentry Center. The events are scheduled to begin at 5 p.m., doors open at 4 p.m. Tickets are $10 in advance (discounted with a student I.D.) and can be picked up at the TSU Ticket office.