News From Terre Haute, Indiana

December 26, 2012

Pizza Hut Classic postponed a day


The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE —

Because of blizzard warnings in the Wabash Valley and beyond, organizers have postponed the start of the Pizza Hut Wabash Valley Classic.

Scheduled to begin today, the popular boys high school basketball tournament is now scheduled to begin Thursday at Terre Haute South and to conclude conclude Monday.

All game times remain the same, but have been pushed back a day, or in the case of the final day, have been pushed back to Monday.

It is the first time in the history of the tournament that games have been delayed for any reason.

According to Wabash Valley Classic organizers, a determination as to whether the tournament can begin Thursday will be made today.

Forecasts call for as much as 14 inches of snow and winds expected at 40 miles per hour.