The 2012 Generation Next Tip-Off tournament was held earlier this month as teams from Iowa, Wisconsin, and Illinois made the trip to the Badger state for the annual middle school hoops gala to kick off the winter travel season for some programs.  We continue our coverage of the annual middle school hoops tournament with a look at the 12U All-Tournament team where Nimari Burnett helped push his Hoops4Health team to the tournament championship in impressive fashion…

2012 Generation Next Tip-Off 10U All-Tournament Team
2012 Generation Next Tip-Off 11U All-Tournament Team

12U Platinum Division Champions – Hoops4Health
12U Platinum Division 2nd Place – Playground Elite Smith

12U M.V.P. – Nimari Burnett – 2020 – SG – Hoops4Health
He was consistent and solid throughout the weekend including a 21 point performance in the championship game where he and his teammates put on a stellar shooting display from long range in the second half.  Burnett averaged 16.6 PPG while helping his team to a 5-0 mark and the 12U Platinum Division Tournament Championship.

2012 Generation Next Tip-Off 12U All-Tournament Team
(Note - All 12U-14U All-Tournament Team members are automatically invited to attend the 2013 Generation Next All-Star Camp August 3-4, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin - CLICK HERE for more information)
Nimari Burnett, Lance Jones, Jaheim Holden, Damone Gray (Hoops4Health); Leondray Pickett, JR Shiddell, Marquiss Childs, Donovan Billings (Playground Elite Smith); Kenny Quinn, Trayvon Williams, Hosea Treadwell (Iowa Elite); Cole Nau, Jack Cooney, Gage Malensek (BC Lancers); Xzavier Jones, Trequan Carrington, Marshall Watson (Playground Elite Tipton); TJ Williams (Chi-City); Jeremiah Hernandez; Ryan O’Connor (Li-Ning Buckeyes); Maliq Anderson and Jordan Myrick (Illinois Rising Stars)

Stay tuned to GENERATIONNEXTBASKETBALL.COM for complete coverage of the 2012 Generation Next Tip-Off all week long…