GREENSBORO - You can take your backyard basketball dreams and turn them into the real thing October 26th & 27th, 2014.
With the Hoop It Up Basketball Tournament anything is possible.
Tizzo Johnson with Hoop It Up, Coach Jerrod Harris from Western Guilford High School and his player Carmoni Marks joined WFMY News 2's Tracey McCain to talk about the 3x3 tournament.
The tournament is expecting between 80 and 100 teams from all over the U.S. with two international teams from Puerto Rico and Russia, explained Johnson. "It features a Slam Dunk Contest, 3 Point Shooting Contest and giveaways," he added.
The tournament will consist of teams for girls and boys starting at age 8 through adults.
The event is October 26-27 at Western Guilford High School in Greensboro. For more information go to www.hoopitup.com.
WFMY News 2