Bullitt East set to host pair of future Cards Sunday; Chargers, Spencer County to play in second game

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 MOUNT WASHINGTON - Basketballs will be bouncing on Sunday, Jan. 30, as Bullitt East will host the Louisville Scholastic Play-by-Play Classic.

The day will start at 2 p.m. when Chicago Morgan Park High and Raleigh (N.C.) Upper Room Christian square off in the opener. 

This game will feature a pair of future University of Louisville players in  Wayne Blackshear of Morgan Park who has already signed with head coach Rick Pitino and Rodney Purvis of upper Room who has committed to the Cardinals for 2012. Purvis is the top-rated point guard in his class.

The teams will play in Louisville on Saturday as part of the Louisville Play by Play Classic at Eastern High.

After that game, Bullitt East will make-up a game with Spencer County at 4 p.m.

Tickets for the game are $8 and will be available at Bullitt East on Thursday and Friday from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

More information is available at scholasticpbpnetwork.com/blog/.

Barr said the school had the opportunity to host the game and it is a great chance for local fans to see national talent.