WHAT: 65th annual NEO High School Basketball Tournament

WHEN: Thursday through Saturday

WHERE: NEO Fieldhouse, NEO Student Activity Center, Civic Center, Miami Activity Center

TEAMS: 40 total, 21 schools (20 girls and 20 boys teams)

RETURNING CHAMPS: Springfield (Mo.) Central boys, Roland boys, Grove girls and Afton girls

TICKETS: A tournament pass, which covers all games, is $15 for adults and $10 for students and senior citizens 62 and older. Individual game tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

Who’s coming?

Boys — Miami, Afton, Bluejacket, Fairland, Welch, Wyandotte, Roland, Tyro (Kan.) Christian, Watts, Foyil, White Oak, Chetopa, Kan., Tulsa Wright Christian, Tulsa Lincoln Christian, St. Louis (Mo.) Christian, Diamond, Mo., Riverview (Mo.) Bible Baptist Academy, Springfield (Mo.) Central and Fayetteville (Ark.) Christian.

Girls — Miami, Afton, Bluejacket, Fairland, Welch, Wyandotte, Grove JV, Grove, Guthrie, Durant, Roland, Tyro Christian, Watts, Foyil, White Oak, Chetopa, Wright Christian, Lincoln Christian, St. Louis Christian.