Published Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 12:01 am / Updated at 12:19 am
Metro holiday tourney at 50: Omaha Benson and Omaha Bryan

For the golden anniversary of the Metro Holiday Basketball Tournament, Stu Pospisil picks the all-time teams for each school with consultation from some longtime league coaches and administrators.

Today's teams are from Omaha Benson and Omaha Bryan, which meet at 6:15 p.m. Saturday in the opening round of the holiday tournament at Millard South.

Omaha Benson (First season 1962-63)

*Jeff Elmore (graduated 1974)

**Dan Clausen (1977)

**Dave Hoppen (1982)

*Jerry Johnson (1985)

**Andre Woolridge (1992)

Other all-tournament players: Les Cabot (1962-63), Mike Graham (1965-66), Russ Leger (1966-67), Doug Johnson (1968-69), Troy Travis (1988-89), Randy Stella (1997-98), Andre Tarpley (1997-98), Arthur Boults (2000-01), Tyrell Atkins (2006-07), L.C. Doss (2006-07), Kelvin Crandell (2007-08), C.J. Carter (2009-10), Avery Langford (2009-10), Tyron Criswell (2011-12)

Omaha Bryan (First season 1968-69)

Bill Gavers (1983)

*Steve Spurlock (1988)

**David Knight (1990)

*Matt Culliver (2005)

**Galen Gullie (2011)

Other all-tournament players: Tom Meyers (1970-71), Don Trotter (1975-76), Floyd Brown (1983-84), Ram Freeman (1987-88), LaRon Bristol (1988-89), Terrance Jackson (1996-97), Jeff Hunter (1997-98), Jared Anderson (1998-99), Avery Tyler (2005-06), Tiit Kuek (2008-09), DK Augustine (2010-11), Joe Imig (2011-12)

* — Indicates years on all-tournament team

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