2011 adidas Invitational Archive

AAU Preview: adidas Invitational in Indianapolis

The July evalation period kicks off this week with one of the summer’s best events: The adidas Invitational in Indianapolis. adidas’ premier event of the summer begins on Wednesday morning and runs through Saturday afternoon at North Central High School and venues throughout the city.

Admission is $15 for adults, $10 for children 18-and-under and free for pre-school aged children and younger.

Follow editor Alex Bozich and recruiting analyst Joe Eberhardt on Twitter for up-to-the minute updates throughout the event. There will also be numerous updates available right here on the blog.

Here is a look at some of the players and teams to keep an eye on (All times listed are Eastern Standard Time and are pool play games):

Indiana Elite Team Indiana (17-and-under)
Who: Hanner Perea, Jeremy Hollowell, Yogi Ferrell
When and Where: Wednesday at 1:15 PM vs. Dream Vision at North Central Court #1, Wednesday at 6:15 PM vs. Connecticut Basketball Club at North Central Court #2, Thursday at 2:30 PM vs. Atlanta Celtics at North Central Court #2.

Indiana Elite One (17-and-under)
Who: Ron Patterson
When and Where: Wednesday at 3:45PM vs. Team Eleate at Eastwood Court #16, Wednesday at 8:45 PM vs. Guardsmen Basketball 2 at Eastwood Court #16, Thursday at 12:00 PM vs. Northern Kings at Eastwood Court #16.

Spiece Indy Heat (16-and-under)
Who: James Blackmon Jr., Jaquan Lyle, P.J. Thompson, Trevon Bluiett, Trey Lyles
When and Where: Wednesday at 3:45 PM vs. Garner Road Elite at Westfield Court #20, Wednesday at 8:45 PM vs. Martin’s Wolverines at Westfield Court #20, Thursday at 1:15 PM vs. Michigan Mustangs at Northview Court #4.