April 10, 2007

Ricky Volcy To Play In Collegiate Basketball Invitational

Ricky Volcy
Ricky Volcy
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. – McCarthy Sports has announced that Northern Michigan University forward, Ricky Volcy, is one of 60 players who will compete in the inaugural Collegiate Basketball Invitational (CBI) in Wadsworth, Ohio, April 19-21. 
 
The Collegiate Basketball Invitational is a major basketball event which will gather the finest 60 senior men’s basketball players from all of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II and III and National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA).
 
The event will take place at Wadsworth High School in Wadsworth, Ohio, and will consist of six teams of 10 players in a double-elimination tournament. Two sessions of two games each will be played both Thursday and Friday with the championship game being played Saturday at noon. The event will conclude with an All-Star Game on Saturday evening which will be televised by ESPNU as 20 players will be selected to play in the game.
 
During the three-day event, players will have the opportunity to compete in front of professional team representatives, agents and national media, while competing against the best of the best from around the country.
 
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Prepared By
David Faiella
Sports Information Director
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