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MARBLE FALLS — Brian Skinner put his back against the ball and eased down it to sit on the basketball court.

While that may not seem impressive, consider Skinner stands at 6 feet 9 inches and has been an NBA player since being drafted 22nd overall by the Los Angeles Clippers in 1998.

IN PHOTO: NBA player Brian Skinner (left) talks to Keegan Deering and Garrett Henderson while they take a break at the Marble Falls Mustang Basketball Camp last week. Skinner was a guest coach. Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro