Posted on: January 9, 2018

30th Annual MLK Jr. Basketball Tournament


The City of Shreveport (SPAR), in conjunction with Cumulus and Academy Sports & Outdoors, will host the 30th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Basketball Tournament, February 16th – 18th in Shreveport. This tournament is designed to unite men, women and youth of all ethnic backgrounds for three (3) days of fun, fitness, and community unity. Over $3,000 in cash prizes and awards will be given to championship teams. Over one hundred (100) teams, Pro Am to Youth from five (5) southern states will be participating, featuring some of the toughest roundballers in the South.

The tournament is double elimination with a single elimination championship game. 

Registration deadline is Friday, February 9th . Registration Fees: Pro Am $300.00 / Men $200.00 / Women $175.00 / Wheel Chair $150.00 / Youth $75.00.
Registration forms are available at:
- All SPAR Community Centers
- SPAR Athletics Office, located at 7401 Jewella Ave.

Call the SPAR Athletic office at 318-673-7748 or 318-673-7749 for additional team registration information or visit the official tournament website at WWW.MLKHOOPS.COM. The annual Dr. MLK Jr. Basketball Tournament has become one of the elite basketball tournaments in the South. Your team participation will truly enhance the quality of this community sporting event, while keeping the dream alive.

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