POCATELLO – Idaho State University will host the Bengal Invitational on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 in the Holt Arena.
The Bengal Invitational is a high school basketball invitational that is sponsored by Idaho Central Credit Union. The invitational provides high school students the opportunity to play on a collegiate court, get tours of ISU and see the benefits of coming to ISU.
Seven Idaho schools will be competing in the invitational, including Pocatello, Highland, Century, Shelley, Bonneville, Boise and Borah. Boys varsity and junior varsity teams will be competing, and cheer and dance teams will perform at half times.
Games will begin at 10 a.m. each day and will occur every two hours.
Games scheduled are:
• Nov. 30 – 10 a.m., Century junior varsity vs Bonneville junior varsity; noon, Pocatello junior varsity vs Shelley junior varsity; 2 p.m., Highland junior varsity vs Boise junior varsity; 4 p.m., Century varsity vs Bonneville varsity; 6 p.m., Highland varsity vs Boise varsity; and 8 p.m., Pocatello varsity vs Shelly varsity.
• Dec. 1 – 10 a.m., Century junior varsity vs Shelley junior varsity; noon, Pocatello junior varsity vs Bonneville junior varsity; 2 p.m. Highland junior varsity vs Borah junior varsity; 4 p.m., Highland varsity vs Borah varsity; 6 p.m., Pocatello varsity vs Bonneville varsity; and 8 p.m., Century varsity vs Shelley varsity.
Ticket prices per day are $8 for adults, $3 for students with ID card, people over the age of 55 and kids 12 and under. Family passes are $20 per day and are valid for two adults and up to four children.
For more information, contact Tana Christensen at basttan2.