Portsmouth Invitational Tournament

2016 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament Recap

By Rob Reheuser, NBA Communications

PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The 64th annual Portsmouth Invitational Tournament, which featured 64 of the nation’s top college seniors competing in a four-day, 12-game event before team representatives throughout the NBA, concluded on Saturday, April 16. Read Rob's full recap here.

April 12 - 15, 2017

Each year the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament features 64 of the top college seniors from around the country, all hoping to earn their way onto the roster of a professional team. The field of players from the 2016 PIT includes 18 players beginning this season on NBA training camp rosters, with 37 others playing professionally overseas. Click here for the full list.

PIT Chairman Mahlon Parker discusses the field of players at the 2016 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament.

A.J. English  MVP
Iona (Roger Brown's)                     
Ryan Anderson
Arizona (Roger Brown's)
Melvin Johnson
VCU (Norfolk Sports Club)                
Matt Costello
Michigan State (Norfolk Sports Club)
Dorian Finney-Smith
Florida (K&D Rounds)          
Bryn Forbes
Michigan State (K&D Rounds)                      
Angel Rodriguez
Miami (K&D Rounds)
Abdel Nader
Iowa State (Mike Duman)                               
Isaiah Cousins
Oklahoma (Sales Systems, Ltd.)         
D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera
Georgetown (Sales Systems, Ltd.)
Retin Obasohan
Alabama (Portsmouth Partnership)        
Isaiah Miles
Saint Joseph's (Cherry Bekaert) 

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2016 PIT Alums in the Pros

PIT  Chairman Mahlon Parker with 2016 PIT MVP A.J. English from Iona College

Our friends at SLAM Magazine look back at the 2016 PIT. Check out these links for stories and videos hosted on SLAM Online:

Lisa and Raymond Walkup, parents of Stephen F. Austin's Thomas Walkup, discuss their trip to Virginia and Thomas' play at the PIT.