The Classic


Join Legendary and Hall of Fame Basketball Coach Norm Stewart, The Missouri Basketball Coaches Association and the American Cancer Society as America’s Tip-Off to High School Basketball celebrates the start of the 2019-20 High School Basketball season – THE NORM STEWART CLASSIC. 24 games, 48 straight hours and 47 High School teams play non-stop early season hoops action starting at 6:00pm Friday, December 6 thru 6:00pm on Sunday, December 8, 2019 at Mizzou Arena. National and Regional exposure await these 47 teams as elite basketball programs from across Missouri and the surrounding states compete to a national audience on ESPN3, ESPN U, and a network of regional viewers on television stations throughout the state of Missouri.

This Year’s Schedule

Friday 12/6/19

 5:00 pm  East Buchanan vs Clarksville Academy (TN) boys

7:00 pm  Incarnate Word vs Blue Springs girls

9:00 pm  Jefferson City vs Hazelwood Central girls

11:00 pm  Centralia vs Mexico boys

Saturday 12/7/19

1:00 am Father Tolton vs St. Joseph’s Academy girls

3:00 am  Harrisburg vs Calvary Lutheran boys

5:00 am  Columbia Independent vs Green Ridge boys

7:00 am  Booker T. Washington (OK) vs St. Louis Christian boys   ESPN U

9:00 am  Father Tolton vs Mehlville boys   ESPN U                                      

12:00 pm  Wentzville Liberty vs Liberty North boys

2:00 pm  Rock Bridge vs Kickapoo girls

4:00 pm  Hickman vs Clarksville Academy (TN) boys

6:00 pm  East St. Louis (IL) vs Raymore Peculiar boys

8:00 pm  Bishop Miege (KS) vs Cardinal Ritter boys

10:00 pm  Battle vs Raytown South boys

Sunday 12/8/19

12:00 am  Jefferson City vs Warrensburg boys

2:00 am  Glendale vs East St. Louis (IL) girls

4:00 am  Community R6 vs Otterville boys

6:00 am  Community R6 vs Otterville girls

8:00 am  Battle vs Lincoln girls

10:00 am  Hickman vs School of the Osage girls

 12:00 pm  St. Elizabeth vs Nixa boys

 2:00 pm  Rock Bridge vs Webster Groves boys

 4:00 pm  Whitehaven (TN) vs Trinity Catholic boys