The new Overtime Elite basketball league has announced its schedule and roster for its inaugural season.
The league, comprised of 16-to-19-year-old professionals, will feature three nine-man teams based in Atlanta that will compete Oct. 29-March 25, with all players taking part in 37 competitive events made up of Prep Challenges, Overtime Elite League Series, Pro Sim Games, Takeovers and Playoffs, the league said. Included on the Prep schedule are games Dec. 3 against Hillcrest Prep and Dream City Christian, two Arizona schools loaded with prospects, including Kentucky-bound guard Shaedon Sharpe of Dream City.
The teams will be coached by Dave Leitao, Ryan Gomes and Tim Fanning. The league features players from the U.S., France, Belgium, the Philippines, Romania, the Dominican Republic, and Spain.
“Our schedule is dynamic, providing multiple ways for learning and preparing for competition – including games within our league, ‘out of conference’ games with prep