Earl Watson Elite held its first annual Final 4 party at the Saguaro Hotel in Scottsdale, Arizona this past week to kick off the Final 4 weekend for coaches, scouts, civic leaders, and the basketball community. The Final 4 Extravaganza was regarded as the TOP event for the Final 4 weekend with over 1,000 basketball minds, and community leaders in attendance. The party was attended by numerous leaders in the community including the Mayor of Phoenix, the Mayor of Scottsdale, the Chief of Police, and Head Coach of the Phoenix Suns Earl Watson. The high profile attendees did not end there with the event attended by Coach John Calipari (Kentucky), Randy Bennett (St. Marys), Wayne Tinkle (Oregon State), Wyking Jones (Cal), Marty Wilson (Pepperdine), Reggie Theus (Northridge), Eric Musselman (Nevada), Eran Ganot (Hawaii), Travis Decuire (Montana), Jerod Haase (Stanford) and Kevin McKenna/Mike Minega (Oregon), along with more then 500 other coaches from around the country.
Associate Director of Earl Watson Elite Scotty Martin on the Final 4 Extravaganza, "The Final 4 Extravaganza exceeded our highest expectations as the basketball community came together in large numbers to support our program. It was a phenomenal night where our program truly set itself apart in cultivating relationships across basketball, and continue our hard work in doing whatever is necessary to put our players first."