Posted On: 11/13/15 6:00 PM

The house was packed, the atmosphere electric, and the talent top notch. There aren't many better ways to start the season than that. The Jamboree at McDonogh 35 provided every bit of all those things and more with live performances during halftimes and between games. The sheer number of people in the building created a buzz that could not be ignored while the action on the court lived up to that same hype.

The first game saw Xavian McKay go for 17 in the first half as Holy Cross jumped out to a big lead on McMain. The 2nd half proved to be a bit different and McKay finished with just 20 and didn't play much. R Jones led the way for McMain with 18 and displayed impressive athleticism in what finished a 49-42 win for Holy Cross.

Next up was Warren Easton taking on perennial Top 28 participant Country Day where Brenton Jarrow (double digit scoring) did all he could for Easton but the steady play from the experienced Country Day guards was too much. Romin Williams finished with 10 points and Michael Corchiani added 3 3s and plenty of numbers across the stat line in a 34-22 win for CD.

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