24 teams set for Peach Jam tournament

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 5:39 PM
Last updated 10:33 PM
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This year’s field for the Nike Peach Jam is set.

Forty teams competed for 24 spots at the EYBL Finals, which will be held July 18-22 at North Augusta’s Riverview Park Activities Center. The annual event features some of the best high school boys basketball players in action and high-profile college coaches in attendance.

The top five teams in each of the four divisions automatically qualified; the four other teams qualified as wild cards.

The Georgia Stars, which featured Josey’s Kyle Doyle, just missed qualifying with their 9-11 record as Wisconsin Playground was the last team in at 10-10. CIA Bounce from Canada went a league-best 17-3.

At the 2011 Finals, the Boston Amateur Basketball Club beat Memphis YOMCA in the championship game.

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