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McEachern (Ga.) pulls out of GEICO Nationals, Bishop Gorman (Nev.) is in

Four days after McEachern High School’s (Powder Springs, Ga.) starting five exclusively told USA Today Sports that they were skipping GEICO High School Basketball Nationals, which runs from April 4-7 in New York City, due to, among other things, scheduling conflicts, the Indians have officially decided to pull out of the prestigious tournament.
“We deeply regret that McEachern will no longer be able to participate in GEICO High School Basketball Nationals due to conflicting player schedules,” McEachern coach Mike Thompson said. “We have the utmost respect for the event and its organizers and recognize the tremendous opportunity it would have provided our student-athletes.  We wish all participating teams the best of luck in the prestigious end of the year tournament