Dominican Republic National Team vs. The Pros in the KFC Yum! Center
LOUISVILLE, KY (August 4, 2011) – The Dominican Republic National Team with coached John Calipari, Joe B. Hall and Del Harris will host a second exhibition basketball game on Tuesday, Aug. 16 at 7:30 p.m. in the KFC Yum! Center. The Dominican Republic National Team will face off against The Pros, a team comprised of former college players who are now at the professional level. Tickets for the game go on sale at 10 a.m. tomorrow, Friday, Aug. 5.
Players from this island nation's roster include Edgar Sosa, Francisco Garcia, Al Horford and Charlie Villanueva. Denny Crum will coach The Pros team that will feature current NBA players John Wall, Rajon Rondo, Brandon Knight, DeMarcus Cousins, DeAndre Liggins, Eric Bledsoe, Josh Harrellson, Nazr Mohammad and others as they take on the Dominican Republic National Team.