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NBA stars give back with Skills and Drills Camp

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Utah Jazz stars Mo Williams and Al Jefferson along with Bucks guard Monta Ellis are holding the second annual Skills and Drills camp at the MBA in Jackson.

It brings in the best girls and boys high school basketball players for a chance to learn from Mississippi's top professionals.

Players even get see how the pros practice.

"It's an honor to come back and see a younger generation trying to learn the game of basketball and play the game of basketball and get to the next level. I was the same kid here 10 or 12 years ago trying to do the same thing. I feel good to come back and help these guys get to the next level," said Jefferson.

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