Wheelchair basketball a big hit at Utica College

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - It was a packed house at the Utica College Clark Athletic Center Thursday night for the 11th Annual Sitrin Celebrity Classic.

The event featured a wheelchair basketball game with a few Syracuse basketball stars making an appearance.They were joined by local celebrities as well.

The proceeds from the event went to support the Sitrin Stars adaptive sports program.

"To have individuals that don't traditionally sit in a wheelchair and compete in a game of basketball against the Sitrin Stars," said Marc DePerno Sitrin Stars. "It really is eye opening."

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