A group of Special Olympians got together Thursday to practice for their big upcoming basketball game.
Oak Lawn's Junior Jordans and Eagles will face off at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 19 at Mother McAuley Liberal Arts High School, at 3737 W. 99th St.
The game has become a popular tradition which draws thousands of people each year.
Spectators this year will be treated to the game as well as a half-time performance by the Oak Lawn Pep Squad.
Tickets are currently on sale for $5 at the Oak View Center in Oak Lawn.
The event is put on by the Oak Lawn Park District and Special Olympics Illinois.