The eighth annual Allstate Sugar Bowl National Prep Classic has been one of the best prep basketball tournaments in the deep south since its inception in 2011. As part of the growing process, an outstanding element has been added this year.

The first annual Coaches Clinic is set for Friday, Jan. 5 at 11:00 a.m. at the Alario Center, sight of the tournament.

Speakers will include Will Wade of LSU, Mike Dunleavy and Lisa Stockton of Tulane and Mark Slessinger of UNO.

The cost is $20 per person to anyone interested and will include lunch. Coaches of teams participating in the tournament will be admitted free of charge.

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