Next Tuesday, Arkansas lawmakers will put politics aside and and square off in a new arena, the basketball court.
State Senators and Representatives have partnered with Big Brothers & Big Sisters for a first-time charity event. "Hoops for Kids Sake".
The match-up promises to feature Republicans and Democrats from both chambers along with celebrity players and coaches.
Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p-m on March 19 at the Jack T. Stephens Center, In Little Rock.
All proceeds will benefit Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Central Arkansas.