Emoni Bates, Lincoln vs. Jackson at SAU Monday

Reposted From SAU Press Release

January 26, 2020

SPRING ARBOR, Mich. – The Jackson High School boys and girls varsity basketball teams will host Ypsilanti Lincoln on Monday in a Southeastern Conference White Division doubleheader at the McDonald Athletic Center on the campus of Spring Arbor University.

Lincoln features the top ranked prep basketball recruit in the nation according to ESPN in sophomore Emoni Bates. The 6-foot-9 phenom has led defending state champs Lincoln to a 6-1 record so far this season and is averaging 28 points per game, including 40 and 33-point performances in the past two games.

The girls varsity game will tip at 5:30 p.m., while the boys varsity game will start at approximately 7 p.m.

Seating will be limited to the first 2,000 fans and there is no pre-sale of tickets for these games. The ticket booths and gates will open Monday at 4:30 p.m. Adults age 60 and older and children age five and younger get in free. Adults may be asked to show identification, as the ticket booths will be manned by SAU student employees. SEC passes will be honored, as well as Jackson Public Schools punch cards. Jackson Public Schools employees will need their school ID to get in free with one guest.

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