Top-Ranked Canadian Basketball Prospect Jamal Murray Reveals His Highly-Anticipated College Decision Live on TSN

— June 23, 2015

TSN Advisory – June 23, 2015 Canadian-made high school basketball star Jamal Murray will announce his highly-anticipated 2015-16 college decision tomorrow (Wednesday, June 24) live on TSN during the 6 p.m. ET edition of SPORTSCENTRE. On behalf of Canada Basketball and the Athlete Institute, media are invited to the TSN Studio for Murray’s announcement. See below for further details. About Jamal Murray A high school standout, Jamal Murray was named MVP of the 2013 Jordan Brand Classic, 2015 Nike Hoop Summit, and the inaugural BIOSTEEL ALL-CANADIAN BASKETBALL GAME on TSN. Murray also represented Canada internationally in the 2014 FIBA U17 World Championship and was invited to the 2015 NBA Basketball Without Borders All-Star camp. While playing in the AAU circuit with CIA Bounce, the Kitchener, Ont.-native completed high school at the Athlete Institute in Orangeville, Ontario. Jamal Murray - 4 WHAT: Jamal Murray announces his 2015-16 college decision WHO: Jamal Murray (joined by his family: father Roger Murray; mother Sylvia Murray; and brother Lamar Murray) Gurdeep Ahluwalia, Host, TSN Jesse Tipping, President, Athlete Institute Tony McIntyre, Director of Basketball Operations, Athlete Institute Larry Blunt, Head Coach, Orangeville Prep Rowan Barrett, Executive VP/ Assistant General Manager, Canada Basketball WHEN: Wednesday, June 24, 2015
  • 5:15 p.m. ET – Media arrival
  • 6 p.m. ET – Live announcement on SPORTSCENTRE
  • 6:15 p.m. ET – Live coverage of the post-announcement continues on ca and TSN GO
Media availability to follow WHERE: TSN Studio 9 Channel Nine Court Scarborough, Ont. M1S 4B5 RSVP:     Please RSVP to Bailey Williams (Manager of Communications for Canada Basketball) at bwilliams@basketball.caMedia interested in attending will receive further event details.