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Smith semifinalists loom large

Updated: December 21, 2011, 3:58 PM ET
By Glenn Nelson | HoopGurlz

CHANDLER, Ariz. -- If you like your basketball bold and beautiful, fit for the digital HD and 3D era and full of high-scoring and dazzling maneuvers, this year's Joe Smith Invitational Division of the Nike Tournament of Champions may not be the tournament for you.

Heralded as the strongest high school field assembled, the Smith bracket has lived up to the billing more in how wide-open it's been than in the way anyone may have envisioned the actual play on the court. Speed still ...

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