The Battle Showcase’s second high school basketball event of the 2021-22 season with four highly anticipated matchups from Dallas, Texas, live tomorrow, Friday, Nov. 12 across NBCSN and Peacock.
As the college basketball season tips off this week, the one-day showcase allows nationally ranked high school players from Texas and across the nation to compete against each other for the first time on a national platform.
Featured in Friday’s slate of games are No. 13 junior in the country and the top-ranked player in the state of North Carolina Mikey Williams of Vertical Academy facing off against Stanford commit Ryan Agarwal of Coppell High School, followed by Premier Academy facing off against highly recruited Robert Dillingham, JJ Taylor and Jahki Howard of Kanye West’s newly-founded Donda Academy. The third game of the night features a Texas showdown between Ja’Kobe Walter and McKinney High School vs. Arizona State commit Austin Nunez and Wagner High School. Lastly, iSchool of Lewisville takes on Link Academy, with nationally ranked stars, Omaha Biliew, Julian Philips and Jordan Walsh.
Beginning in October with The Battle Miami – a series of high school basketball games featuring top prospects – NBC Sports will present more than 24 basketball and football games in The Battle series across NBC Sports platforms.
Friday’s “The Battle Showcase” games (all times ET):
|Coppell HS vs. Vertical Academy||5 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Donda Academy vs. Premier Academy||6:30 p.m.||Peacock|
|McKinney HS vs. Wagner HS||8 p.m.||Peacock|
|Link Prep vs. iSchool of Lewisville||9:30 p.m.||NBCSN|
For more info about The Battle, visit www.thebattleofficial.com.