Nationally ranked teams to take part in 2022 King Cotton Classic

Nationally ranked teams from as far as Washington, DC, Virginia, Georgia, California and New York are set to make their way to the renovated Pine Bluff Convention Center in December for the 2022 King Cotton Holiday Classic. The 16 schools competing in the prestigious annual tournament were unveiled Wednesday afternoon.

“With continued support from Simmons Bank and our dedicated volunteers, we are excited to once again welcome teams from across the country to this prestigious tournament,” said Ryan Watley, CEO of Go Forward Pine Bluff. “This first-class tournament offers Arkansans the chance to watch elite high school basketball players from across the nation.”