It won’t be basketball 247, but it will be pretty close.
Madison Prep hosts the annual Hall of Fame Basketball Classic starting at 10 a.m. Saturday at Southern University’s F.G. Clark Center.
A series of eight boys basketball games begins at 10 a.m. with Class C Jehovah-Jireh taking on Class 3A Baker. At 11:30 a.m., it’s 3A Lutcher vs. 1A Hamilton Christian, followed by 4A Edna Karr vs. 3A Port Allen at 1 p.m.
Action continues at 2:30 with 5A East Ascension vs. 4A Ellender. Episcopal of Class 2A faces 4A Northside at 4 p.m. before 2A Christian Life plays 5A Helen Cox at 5:30 p.m.
McKinley faces Southern Lab at 7 p.m. before host Madison Prep of 2A takes on 1A power Lafayette Christian in the rematch of last year’s 1A title game.