Philly All City wins 1st game at And1 Remix
- Updated: August 31, 2013
(Philadelphia PA) On Thursday August 29 from The Liacouras Center on the campus of Temple University, Stretball took center stage as day 1 of 4 of basketball tournament called AND1 Summer Remix. This event is part of AND1’s 20th anniversary celebration. how this tournament works is the following:
A 12-team, single-elimination tournament, Games begin on Thursday with four games of opening-round play and continues through Sunday’s championship game. Each team is allowed eight players on its roster; games will be a mix of NBA and collegiate rules, with four 10-minute quarters, a 24-second shot clock, five personal fouls, tie-ups decided by a jump ball and an NCAA 3-point line. The Winning team gets $100,000.
The team that has been getting a lot of attention is the Philly All city which is lead by Mark Tyndale, Hakim Warrick, Flip Murry, Craig Williams, Dionte Christmas, Dustin Salisbury, Michael Eric, Mardy Collins. They took a team called Division 1.Philly started with the ball & Flip Murry got the scoing started whe he hit a 3 pointer. Latter on in 1st quarter, Mardy Collins would throw an Alley-oop to Hakim Warrick for a 19-13 lead, the MC of the Event said about the Aley oop dunk “That was a move you do in NBA 2k13” Philly took a 28-22 lead at end of 1st qtr, there was only one tie during the game it came at 6:14 left 2nd quarter when the score was 38. Philly would take a 50- 44 lead at half.
Division 1 got ball to start 2nd half, Dionte Christmas had a sick pass to Hakim Warrick for the alley-oop dunk, ,in the 4th quarter, Dionte Christmas finally makes a shot for 3 pointer to make it 92-65 & then comes back and makes another one, Philly All City would win 99-980. Mardy Collins had a big game, Hakim Warrick had some amazing dunks.
talked to Dionte Christmas after the game & he said that “felt good playing in this & good for City & Temple”
Philly All City now takes on AND1 Live Tomorrow in 2nd round