Three of the six future Louisville Cardinals have arrived in town for this week’s annual Kentucky Derby Festival Classic. Jaylen Johnson and Chinanu Onuaku landed in Louisville earlier today while Derby City native Quentin Sndier didn’t need to travel.
Recruiting chairman Mike Gandolfo Tweeted this picture of Snider and Onuaku earlier this afternoon.
— The Derby Classic (@DerbyBBClassic) April 16, 2014
There will be practice this afternoon that is open to the media. The real action gets underway tomorrow evening at “The Night of the Future Stars” event at Floyd Central High School. This event features a 2-on-2 competition, three point shootout and slam dunk contest. The finals of the three point shootout and dunk contest will be at halftime of the actual All Star game at Freedom Hall on Friday.
Tickets are $13 and $18 (includes $1 facility fee) and are available at TicketMaster locations (www.ticketmaster.com), by phone (800-745-3000) or the Freedom Hall box office (502-367-5144).