Published: Dec 18, 2013 5:44 AM EST
Updated: Dec 18, 2013 10:58 AM EST

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- Basketball fever is back in Southwest Florida as some of the best high school players in the country compete in the 41st  Annual City of Palms Classic.

The tournament kicks off at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Bishop Verot High School in Fort Myers.

Tipping in the first game are Orlando Oak Ridge (Fla.) facing Decatur Greenforest Christian (Ga.). The schedule for the rest of the six day tournament can be found at cityofpalmsclassic.com.

This tournament brings national attention to Fort Myers as ESPN and Sports Illustrated are covering the games.