Inaugural Marvin Stone Classic

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Huntsville, Ala. - (WHNT) The story of Marvin Stone ended tragically with his passing in 2008. At the time, Stone was playing professionally in Saudi Arabia. The ending may have been sad for basketball fans in the Tennessee Valley, but the life of Marvin Stone is worth celebrating. That's why a tournament tipped off in his honor in Huntsville.The Marvin Stone Classic featured several instantly classic games Monday at Spragins Hall. Click the link above for scores and highlights from a busy Martin Luther King day.