Harlem Wizards Pro Basketball Coming to Darien
The team, which has a comedic take on basketball, will face off against the Darien Mayhem -- a squad made up of local students, parents and teachers.
Looking for a comedic take on basketball? Local schools are organizing an event that's sure to bring enjoyment to families and the community.
The Hinsdale South Athletic Club and Cass District 63 Foundation for Educational Excellence are bringing the Harlem Wizards, a professional entertainment basketball teamwhose players had illustrious college and professional basketball careers.
The event is at 7 p.m. March 9 in the Hinsdale South gym, 7401 S. Clarendon Hills Rd. in Darien.
An emcee will announce players and give a play-by-play of the game, and the Harlem Wizards will face off against the Darien Mayhem.
The Mayhem players will be students, parents and teachers from Cass and Hinsdale South.
A pep rally will be held Wednesday, Feb. 13, at the various schools. The team will visit Concord School at 8:30 a.m., Eisenhower and Cass junior highs at 9:15 a.m. and Hinsdale South during the lunch periods.