The Hoophall Classic held at Springfield College during MLK weekend is loaded this year. Some of the key players in attendance this year include Lance Stephenson (Lincoln, NY), Xavier Henry (Putnam City, OK), DeMarcus Cousins (LeFlore, AL), David & Travis Wear (Mater Dei, CA), Dominic Cheek (St. Anthony’s, NJ), Kenny Boynton (American Heritage, FL) and Tristan Thompson (St. Benedict’s, NJ).

2009 HoopHall Classic Schedule

Jan. 16

Holyoke vs. New Leadership Charter, 4

New Leadership Charter vs. Millbury, 5:30

Northampton vs. Mater Dei, 7

Springfield Central vs. Minnechaug, 8:30

Jan. 17

Cathedral (Mass.) vs. Lexington (Mass.), 10:30

Sabis Charter (Mass.) vs. Watertown (Mass.), noon

Mount Vernon (NY) vs. Monteverde, 1:30

Central Catholic (Mass.) vs.  American Heritage (Fla.), 3

Oak Hill Academy (Va.) vs. South Atlanta, 4:30

Springfield Central (Mass.) vs. Hillhouse (Conn.), 6

Jan. 18

Hotchkiss (Mass.) vs. Tilton, 10:30

Winchendon (Mass.) vs. The Patterson (NC) School, 12

Gonzaga College (D.C.) vs. St. Mark’s (Mass.), 2

DeMatha (Md.) vs. Neumann-Goretti (Pa.), 4

Brewster (NH) vs. Hargrave (Va.), 6

St. Benedict’s Prep (NJ) vs. Worcester (Mass.) Academy, 8

Jan. 19

St. Anthony (NJ) vs. Putnam City (Ok.), TBA

St. Benedict’s Prep (NJ) vs. Wheeler (Ok.), TBA

LeFlore (Al.) vs. Lincoln (NY), TBA

Whitney Young (Il.) vs. Mater Dei (Calif.), TBA

Science & Technology (Mass.) vs. Putnam (Mass.), TBA

High School of Commerce vs. Springfield (Mass.) Central, 8 p.m.