The 2021 Holiday Classic presented by SBLive Sports tipped off Monday morning at four sites across the San Diego area.
The 31st edition of one of the top holiday boys basketball tournaments in the country features a nationally-ranked team – No. 21 Bishop Gorman (Nevada) – and several of the top teams in California, including No. 4 Campolindo and No. 7 St. Augustine.
The tournament is divided into four divisions, with the top teams playing in the National Division at Torrey Pines High School. The opening day of the National Division features several intriguing matchups, including Campolindo vs. Faith Family (Texas), who is ranked No. 15 in SBLive’s statewide Texas rankings. Faith Family pulled off a thrilling 69-64 victory.
Stay with SBLive all week for live scores, video highlights, photo galleries and much more from the National Division games. Here’s the full Day 1 schedule (Dec. 27) for National Division games. Click on the link for each game to get live updates and complete box scores:
NATIONAL DIVISION SCORES (DEC. 27)
*10 a.m. – Mission Hills 49, San Juan Hills 45
1:10 p.m. – Archbishop Mitty (San Jose) 53, Mira Costa 46
2:45 p.m. – Lincoln (Stockton) 86, Hillcrest 60
*5:55 p.m. – Northgate 66, St. Augustine 55 (@ St. Augustine High School)
7:30 p.m – Bishop Gorman (Nevada) 67, Torrey Pines 49
9:05 p.m. – Coronado (Nevada) 78, San Ysidro 70
*Mission Hills and San Juan Hills are in the American Division but are playing their first game at Torrey Pines so St. Augustine can play a home game in their tourney opener on Monday.
And here’s the full National Division bracket:
Here are links for the schedules and brackets for the other three divisions:
American Division at St. Augustine High School:
Senator Division at Carlsbad High School:
Governor Division at Rancho Buena Vista High School: