High School Boys Basketball: Gulfport vs. Harrison Central
‘Tis the season for high school basketball on the Gulf Coast with several Christmas tournaments taking center court.
The Gulfport Hardwood Holiday Classic has been a local tradition for more than three decades and the competition is stronger than ever in this year’s field.
In the nightcap, it’s a winner’s bracket game between the home team Admirals and cross-town rival Harrison Central.
Harrison Central wins 55-52. That pits Harrison Central in tomorrow’s championship game against Pascagoula who took down Brother Martin out of New Orleans in the third game of the day by 64-50.
In the early games, it’s the Pine Belt schools taking down the Coast teams as Laurel gets the best of Coach Thompson and Picayune 64-58 and Oak Grove over Long Beach 52-49.