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High school basketball: North Georgia Showcase scheduled for Saturday in Dahlonega
Games will be held at both gymnasiums at the University of North Georgia
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Chestatee forward Jarrett Gray (12) shoots the ball during the Region 7-4A boys tournament game between West Hall and Chestatee in Gainesville, on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018. - photo by David Barnes

The North Georgia High School Showcase is Saturday at The University of North Georgia Dahlonega campus. Tickets are $10 for general admission and $5 for ages 6-17. Children 5-and-under are free. 

In the showcase, 32 of the state’s elite basketball programs will battle it out over 16 games with eight games in the new Convocation Center and eight in Memorial Hall. One ticket is valid for entrance to both facilities for all 16 games.  

For the boys, 17 of the 20 teams reached the 2018 playoffs and five made the state semifinals. 

The girls have 11 playoff teams, five which made the quarterfinals and two that made the state semifinals. 

Game schedules are as follows: 


UNG Convocation Center

9:30 a.m. Lumpkin County girls vs. Chestatee

11 a.m. Lumpkin County boys vs. Chestatee

12:30 p.m. Dawson County boys vs. Clarke Central

2 p.m. Rabun County girls vs. North Forsyth

3:30 p.m. East Hall boys vs. Duluth

5 p.m. Lambert boys vs. Newton

6:30 p.m. Gainesville boys vs. Morgan County

8 p.m. Grayson boys vs. Mill Creek


Memorial Hall

9:30 a.m. Jefferson boys vs. Brookwood 

11 a.m. Jefferson girls vs. East Hall

12:30 p.m. White County boys vs. Lakeview Academy

2 p.m. White County girls vs. North Gwinnett

3:30 p.m. Mill Creek girls vs. Model

5 p.m. Banks County boys vs. Collins Hill

6:30 p.m. Dawson County girls vs. Banks County

8 p.m. Lanier boys vs. Cedar Shoals

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