Boys' basketball: It's showdown time at Azusa Pacific
The Southern California Shootout on Saturday at Azusa Pacific features a 6 p.m. game between La Verne Damien (16-1) and Mission Viejo (19-0).
Other matchups: Flintridge Prep vs. Covina, 9 a.m.; Bishop Amat girls vs. Bonita girls, 10:30 a.m.; Walnut vs. Maranatha, noon; Rowland vs. Righetti, 1:30 p.m.; Corona del Mar vs. Upland, 3 p.m.; Los Osos vs. La Canada, 4:30 p.m., Etiwanda vs. Colony, 7:30 p.m.; Glendora vs. Baldwin Park, 9 p.m.
Not far away on the same Saturday is the California Elite Showcase hosted by La Verne Lutheran at the University of La Verne feature a terrific matchup of La Verne Lutheran against Los Angeles Price at 6:30 p.m.
Other games: Diamond Ranch vs. Ayala, 2 p.m.; Eisenhower vs. Richmond Salesian, 3:30 p.m.; San Diego Hoover vs. Corona Roosevelt, 5 p.m. and San Diego Lincoln vs. Sacramento, 8 p.m.
-- Eric Sondheimer