This holiday weekend, some of the best high school talent in the country will flock to New York City for The Big Apple Basketball H.S. Invitational. The event will take place at Baruch College on January 16th and January 18th. New York-born star and St. John's target, Rawle Alkins, is expected to play in the invitational.
This is Alkins' second trip to New York city after taking his talents to Word of God Academy in North Carolina for a post-graduate year. Jordan Tucker, another highly regarded prospect and St. John's target will also be participating in the invitational. Tucker is the 30th ranked prospect in the class of 2017 according to ESPN. The Rumble will have coverage of this event all weekend.
Saturday, January 16, 2016 @ Baruch College, NYC
12pm - Gilman (MD) vs. Archbishop Stepinac (NY)
1:45pm - Northfield Mt. Hermon (MA) vs. Virginia Episcopal (VA)
3:45pm - Bullis (MD) vs. Iona Prep (NY)
5:30pm - Friendship Charter (DC) vs. Benjamin Cardozo (Queens)
7:15pm - Word of God (NC) vs. Genesis (VA)
Monday, January 18, 2016 @ Baruch College, NYC
12pm - Friends (MD) vs. Queens HS of Teaching (NY)
1:45pm - Genesis (VA) vs. Notre Dame Prep (MA)
3:45pm - Word of God (NC) vs. South Kent (CT)
5:45pm - Sacred Heart (CT) vs. Long Island Lutheran (NY)