Leigh Okleberry, a 4th grade teacher from Foxboro Elementary in North Salt Lake, Xaiden Christiansen, 10, and William Pinkerton, 10, front row left to right, cheer as the Salt Lake City Stars play the Los Angeles D-Fenders at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Los Angeles D-Fenders guard David Nwaba (11) lays it up in front of Salt Lake City Stars guard Sundiata Gaines (15) at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Salt Lake City Stars forward Joel Bolomboy (21) lays it up over Los Angeles D-Fenders guard David Nwaba (11) at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Los Angeles D-Fenders center David Foster (50) shots down Salt Lake City Stars forward JJ O'Brien (22) during the game at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Hayden Tanner, 10, cheers as the Salt Lake City Stars play the Los Angeles D-Fenders at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Bellamie Boyles, 3, and Emersen Boyles, 2, watch as a science experiment is conducts on the court at half time during the Salt Lake City Stars game against the Los Angeles D-Fenders at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Salt Lake City Stars guard Sundiata Gaines (15) drives down court against Los Angeles D-Fenders guard Kenneth Smith (2) at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Salt Lake City Stars guard Jermaine Taylor (24) lays it up during the game against the Los Angeles D-Fenders at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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People in the stands cheer as free t-shirts are tossed out at a Salt Lake City Stars gamer against the Los Angeles D-Fenders at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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People crowd around as Salt Lake City Stars guard Jaylen Bland (2) tosses out t-shirts after the game against the Los Angeles D-Fenders at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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People watch as the Salt Lake City Stars play the Los Angeles D-Fenders at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Los Angeles D-Fenders guard Julian Jacobs (5) drives around Salt Lake City Stars forward JJ O'Brien (22) at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Los Angeles D-Fenders guard Vander Blue (0) shoots over Salt Lake City Stars forward JJ O'Brien (22) at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Los Angeles D-Fenders forward Justin Harper (23) shoots over Salt Lake City Stars guard Marcus Paige (4) at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Fans dance in the hopes of getting on the video board as the Salt Lake City Stars play the Los Angeles D-Fenders at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Salt Lake City Stars center Da'Shonte Riley (33) and Los Angeles D-Fenders guard David Nwaba (11) compete for a rebound at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Los Angeles D-Fenders guard David Nwaba (11)shoots over Salt Lake City Stars guard Jaylen Bland (2) at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Los Angeles D-Fenders guard Vander Blue (0) lays it up ahead of Salt Lake City Stars forward JJ O'Brien (22) at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Fans cheer during the Salt Lake City Stars game against the Los Angeles D-Fenders at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Salt Lake City Stars forward JJ O'Brien (22) lays it up during the game against the Los Angeles D-Fenders at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Salt Lake City Stars guard Marcus Paige (4) passes during the game against the Los Angeles D-Fenders at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Fans cheer as free stuff is tossed to the crowd during the Salt Lake City Stars game against the Los Angeles D-Fenders at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Salt Lake City Stars guard Jermaine Taylor (24) lays it up over Los Angeles D-Fenders forward Justin Harper (23) at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Salt Lake City Stars forward Joel Bolomboy (21) lays it up during the game against the Los Angeles D-Fenders at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Salt Lake City Stars guard Jermaine Taylor (24) shoots over Los Angeles D-Fenders guard Kenneth Smith (2) at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Salt Lake City Stars forward Joel Bolomboy (21) shoots free-throws during the game against the Los Angeles D-Fenders at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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Salt Lake City Stars guard Jermaine Taylor (24) drives to the hoop during the game against the Los Angeles D-Fenders at the Lifetime Activities Center in Taylorsville on Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017.
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More than 600 elementary students, primarily from charter and private schools in Davis and Salt Lake counties, spent part of their school day watching professional basketball. They were on hand for Wednesday's NBA D-League game between the Salt Lake City Stars and Los Angeles D-Fenders at SLCC's Lifetime Activities Center. The Stars dropped a 103-100 decision in a game that tipped off at 11 a.m. Discovery Gateway and STEM Action Center Utah led educational segments during the contest.