LIVE Blog: Elite Session 1 Day Three

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8:00AM- Last day for Elite Camp Session 1 and the players are checking into the gym now. Playoffs and all-star games will be held today, check back here for updates on all the action. –@AndrewKoob

9:43AM- Campers are finished with their stations and it’s time for some playoff basketball. Let’s see who stands up in crunch time. –@AndrewKoob

10:40AM- First set of playoff games are almost finished and we have our first playoff game in overtime. Drew Schankweiler corrals a missed shot and puts in the game-tying layup with less than five seconds to play in regulation. –@AndrewKoob

12:36PM-  Brian Downey with a nice steal on the inbound pass and lays in the first basket of the Semi-Finals. Plenty of basketball left to play today. –@JakerBaker58

12:45PM-  Marquis Johns with a great take to the hole for the bucket and the foul with just two seconds left in the first quarter! The competition is heating up today! –@JakerBaker58

1:02PM-  Drew Schankweiler gets fouled at the buzzer and hits both foul shots to give his team a double digit lead at the half. He and Marquis Johns have put their team up by 20 points now!-@JakerBaker58

1:15PM- In our other Semi Finals action, Curtis Jenkins has helped his team take a double digit lead. Ryan Durney and Alexander Mattina have also provided a great 1-2 punch that’s giving the defense plenty of trouble. But the combo of Chandler Benson and Marcus Baldwin has added solid scoring from the other side. Should be a tight finish this afternoon. –@JakerBaker58

1:38PM- The Championship Games are under way, as we see Justin Kellman get 6 quick points against Jamar Gilbert and company in the NBA region. In the NCAA bracket, PG’s Tyler Tobin and Anthony Swindell face off for a great matchup! –@JakerBaker58

1:49PM- Tyler Tobin (Cherokee (N.J.) High School/ 5-7/ 2016) helps his team out to a 20-12 lead at the end of the first quarter in the NCAA Division championship game.
Also check out recruiting news on some of the players at camp here. –@pfebbraro

2:01PM- Stephen Milhaven has absolutely bullied his way through the NBA region this week, leading his team with 11 points and a six point lead at halftime. On the other side, Isaiah Rogers has ten points and is keeping his team right in the game. –@JakerBaker58

2:20PM- After 3 quarters of play, we have two very different games. Matthew Flood has helped his team to a 20 point lead in the NCAA Division, while Marshall Cogburn has helped his team climb back to within a bucket in the NBA division. –@JakerBaker58

2:35PM- Award Ceremony Time! Championship Roundup and All Star Game to come later! –@JakerBaker58

3:45PM- Karo Adjekughele and Curtis Jenkins lead a list of very impressive All Stars for the NBA Division, while Tyler Tobin and Gregg Boyd have been very impressive in the NCAA All Star Game. –@JakerBaker58

4:30PM- Elite Camp 1 is officially closed, a great three days of competition! Check back soon on the Hoop Group website for award winners, all-stars and championship teams. –@AndrewKoob

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