BLAIR COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — A basketball team representing local charity “Sideline Cancer” made a big splash in primetime last night.
Playing in the first round of “The Basketball Tournament”, Sideline Cancer defeated “Self Made”, a team of Kansas Alumni, 87 to 63.
The Basketball Tournament” often called TBT is a 64 team, summer basketball competition aired on ESPN.
Teams are made up of former college, European, and NBA players and compete for a winner-takes-all prize of two million dollars.
You can catch the sideline cancer team’s next game this Saturday at 4 p.m. on ESPN.