(Editor's note: Because of an inaccurate scoring summary called into The Bee in the Granite Bay vs. Capital Christian game, the wrong winning team and score was reported in an earlier post)
No. 6 Antelope and No. 9 Del Oro, two teams that like to play around the basket, will meet in Saturday's 6 p.m. Titan Classic boys basketball championship at Antelope High School.
With 6-foot-5 Gabe Bealer and 6-6 Isaiah Ellis combining for 30 points and Antelope making 22 of 31 shots from the foul line, the Titans defeated No. 5 Burbank 58-46. Del Oro, leading 45-41 after three quarters, busted open their game with Kennedy in the final period for a 64-50 win. Keenan Finney had 18 points and Michael Moore 13 for Del Oro.
In other Titan Classic finals on Saturday, River City will play Edison of Stockton for seventh place at 1:30 p.m.; No. 20 Woodcreek faces Placer at 3 p.m. for fifth place; and Metro Conference rivals Kennedy and Burbank will play for third place at 4:30 p.m.
In other results reported to us involving Bee Top 20 boys teams:
No. 3 Capital Christian defeated No. 10 Granite Bay 47-43 in the Running with the Wolfpack tournament at Cosumnes Oaks High School. Capital Christian's UC Iroegbu led all scorers with 14 points.
No. 11 Franklin fell 53-41 to El Camino of Oceanside in the Red Bluff Holiday Classic.
No. 13 Jesuit lost to St. Patrick-St. Vincent of Vallejo 55-43 in the Father Barry Christmas Classic at Jesuit.
Kyler Joaquin had 31 points as Rio Americano defeated No. 14 Laguna Creek 52-48 in a nonleague game. Cecil Williams led Laguna Creek with 19 points.
Aaron Harmetz had 16 points to lead No. 16 McClatchy over Vintage 63-22.
Devin Moss had 16 points to lead Rocklin over No. 18 Folsom 61-57 in the Rocklin Holiday Classic.
Bryan Bare and Grant Dean combined for 24 points in No. 19 Oak Ridge's 54-33 win over Elk Grove.