An intense rivalry resumes tonight when Village Christian (7-8, 0-0) plays host to L.A. Baptist (5-11, 1-0) in an Alpha League boys' game. The schools have combined to win five the last six league titles.
Aaron Maxwell of Village Christian is averaging 16.4 points per game. Daryl Ellis has already set a school record by taking 20 charging fouls.
L.A. Baptist is led by Gabriel Frazier, who scored 16 points in a 61-43 win over Kilpatrick on Tuesday.
For the first time, several Southern Regional playoff games will be held at Cox Arena in San Diego on March 13. The Long Beach Pyramid will also be a Southern Regional site.
The state championships are scheduled for March 19-20 at Arco Arena in Sacramento.
Former Crespi Coach Pat Yerina has a 6-0 record as coach at Bunnell High in Trumbull, Conn.
Nine games are set for Saturday at Cal State Dominguez Hills in the Double Pump Hoop Challenge. Action begins at 9 a.m. with Ocean View playing Anaheim Canyon. The rest of the schedule: Los Alamitos vs. Chaminade, 10:30 a.m.; Fontana vs. Fairfax, noon; Sylmar vs. Simi Valley, 1:30 p.m.; Verbum Dei vs. Washington Union, 3 p.m.; Inglewood vs. Redondo, 4:30 p.m.; Artesia vs. Mayfair, 6 p.m.; Long Beach Jordan vs. Long Beach Poly, 7:30 p.m.; Bishop Montgomery vs. Serra, 9 p.m.