Welcome to The 2021 Holiday Classic Presented by SBLive Sports! The Holiday Classic is a nationally-sanctioned high school basketball tournament played annually in San Diego, California. The 30th annual edition of the tournament was held December 26, 27, 28 & 30, 2019. The 2019 event brought together 76 top-tier high school basketball programs from around the country.
The 31st rendition of "The Classic" will be December 27th-30th, 2021 and feature 64 teams across four gymnasiums. As has become custom since 2015, there will also be a Tip Off Night held December 23rd. Three games will feature six of San Diego's best teams, all held at the historic Torrey Pines High School gymnasium.
Over the years, The Holiday Classic has become "the tournament of choice" for scouts, college coaches and top-tier basketball programs from around the country. The tournament games are played at four different high school gyms in beautiful San Diego and each team is guaranteed four games, with a total of approximately 140 games played over the four day event.
Torrey Pines High School (National Division)
Saint Augustine High School (American Division)
Carlsbad High School (Senator Division)
Rancho Buena Vista High School (Governor & Mayor Division)
The Holiday Classic continues to showcase future NCAA and NBA star players as well as elite high school coaches from across the nation.