Posted On: 11/8/17 9:43 PM

The field is set for the Alton Tip-Off Classic, which will be held from Nov. 21-25 at Alton (IL) High School. Missouri teams St. Mary’s, Ritenour, Riverview Gardens and Carnahan will venture to the Illinois side to join host Alton, O’Fallon, Carbondale and Belleville Althoff in this event to kick off the season. St. Mary’s defeated Alton by one point in a thrilling championship game last season.

Missouri Players to Watch


Yahuza Rasas 6’6″ St. Mary’s

Tony Burks 6’2″ St. Mary’s

Kobe Smith 6’4″ Ritenour

Miles Jones 6’4″ St. Mary’s

Dominic Mitchell 6’3″ St. Mary’s

Nick Williams 6’8″ Ritenour

Demeetrie Beach 6’5″ Ritenour

Aaron Brookins 6’2″ Carnahan



Yuri Collins 5’11” St. Mary’s

Davion Williford 6’2″ Riverview Gardens

Tavon Graham 6’5″ Riverview Gardens



Cole Miller 6’5″ St. Mary’s


Top Illinois Players to Watch

Darius Beane 6’3″ Carbondale ’18

Kani Acree 6’5″ Carbondale ’18

Kevin Caldwell 6’0″ Alton ’18

Jalen Hodge 6’2″ O’Fallon ’18

Patrick Ready 6’6 Althoff ’20



Monday, Nov. 20

Carbondale vs. Carnahan, 6 p.m.

Riverview Gardens vs. Alton, 7:30 p.m.


Tuesday, Nov. 21

Ritenour vs. O’Fallon, 6 p.m.

Althoff vs. St. Mary’s, 7:30 p.m.


Wednesday, Nov. 22

Carnahan vs. Althoff, 3 p.m.

O’Fallon vs. Riverview Gardens, 4:30 p.m.

St. Mary’s vs. Carbondale, 6 p.m.

Alton vs. Ritenour, 7:30 p.m.


Friday, Nov. 24

Ritenour vs. Riverview Gardens, 4:30 p.m.

Carnahan vs. St. Mary’s, 6 p.m.

Alton vs. O’Fallon, 7:30 p.m.


Saturday, Nov. 25

Seventh Place, 3 p.m.

Fifth Place, 4:30 p.m.

Third Place, 6 p.m.

Championship Game, 7:30 p.m.