MANALAPAN, NJ – K/S Elite All Stars and Empire State Basketball Club complete the boys and girls fields, respectively, for the 2019 Jr. NBA Global Championship at ESPN Wide World of Sports in Orlando this August. Empire State Basketball moves on following the withdrawal of MCW Starz from the tournament.
K/S Elite All Stars held off a talented NJ Bulldogs squad to claim the Boys Championship, 81-59. Christian Bliss paced K/S Elite with 22 points, 8 rebounds and 9 assists.
Empire State Basketball Club finished pool play with an impressive 3-0 record to earn a spot in the championship bracket. The team was led by standout player by Mackenzie Nelson who averaged 14.6 points per game throughout the competition.
With the field now set, 16 boys and 16 girls teams from around the world will converge on Orlando from August 6-11 to compete for the 2019 Jr. NBA Global Championship at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Watch all the action live on FOX and FS1.