Tarkanian Classic Brings High School Hoops to Orleans Arena Dec. 20
The Tarkanian Classic basketball tournament returns to the Orleans Arena, bringing some of the country’s most talented high school basketball players to take the court on Wednesday, Dec. 20.Named after legendary UNLV basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian, the tournament will feature top boys and girls high school basketball teams from across the country. Since its inception, the Tarkanian Classic has become one of the most popular prep tournaments in the nation, featuring high school players who have gone on to enjoy major success in both the NCAA and the NBA. Teams from coast to coast will be represented in the tournament, and will be separated into four divisions for tournament play.
Wednesday, Dec. 20
Tournament games begin at 10:30 a.m.
4500 West Tropicana Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89103
Regular tickets are $15 and can be purchased by calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000; online at www.OrleansArena.com, in-person at gift shops inside The Orleans, Suncoast, Gold Coast and Sam’s Town. Tickets may also be purchased the day of the show (depending upon availability) at the venue box office. Student (ages 6-17) and senior (ages 65+) tickets are $7 and can only be purchased at the Orleans Arena Box Office.