Terrico White poured in a game-high 25 points, and Armored Athlete held off D.C. On Point, 85-69. White hit six of his 11 three-pointers and grabbed seven rebounds in the win for Armored Athlete, which received scoring from nine different players. Tre Kelly (24 points) and Andrew Washington (18 points) paced the scoring attack for D.C. On Point, which fell in the first round for the second straight year.
TBT features 72 teams of top professional, college alumni, and international basketball players competing in a single-elimination 5-on-5 tournament for a winner-take-all $2 Million prize. All 72 games will air on ESPN networks beginning Friday, June 29, culminating with the championship game on Friday, August 3 live at 9:00 pm ET on ESPN. Regional competitions will be hosted in Richmond (July 13-15), Los Angeles (July 13-15), Brooklyn (July 20-22) and Columbus (July 20-22), with the semifinals and championship game in Baltimore (August 2-3).
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