Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Five area stars in tonight's McDonald's games
Five area basketball players will be in the national spotlight tonight at the McDonald's All-American games in Chicago.
Flower Mound Marcus' Marcus Smart (Oklahoma State) and Arlington Grace Prep's Isaiah Austin (Baylor) are on the West team of the boys game, which tips off at 8:30 p.m. CT on ESPN and ESPN3.com.
Three area players are in the West team of the girls game, which starts at 6 p.m. CT on ESPNU and ESPN3.com: home-schooler Moriah Jefferson (Connecticut) of Glenn Heights, Irving MacArthur's Alexis Jones (Duke) and DeSoto's Jordan Jones (Texas A&M).
ESPN.com's recruiting and high school experts will be holding a live chat during the game.