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Damian Lillard to host Weber State's Alumni Classic in August

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Trail Blazers superstar Damian Lillard has a busy offseason schedule!

As he gets set for Summer Olympics’ play, his alma mater Weber State announced Wednesday that Lillard will host the fourth annual Weber State Basketball Alumni Classic on August 20. 

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When Lillard wraps up his duties with Team USA he will return to Ogden to host the event at the Dee Events Center on the Weber State campus.

The festivities along with the alumni game will include a shooting stars competition and 3-point competition.  

Since 2015, Lillard has hosted the event every other year.


According to the school’s press release, other former Wildcat players set to compete in the August event include Lance Allred, Davion Berry, Kyle Bullinger, Ryan Cuff, Pat Danley, Nick Hansen, Darin Mahoney, Brenden Morris, Frank Otis, Steve Panos, David Patten, Ryan Richardson, Nic Sparrow and Chris Woods.

Tickets for the general public will go on sale Monday, July 26. Find out more at