Basketball Christmas Tournaments in the Heartland underway

Heartland Sports 10pm 12/28

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Sports and the holiday season mean it’s time for holiday basketball tournaments all around the Heartland.

More than thirty teams are taking part in some big holiday tournaments.

The Championship games are set for both the Bloomfield and Southeast Missourian Tournament.

Jackson will play Cape Central for the championship Saturday night, Dec. 29 at 7:30 p.m. in the Missourian tournament. This game is a repeat of the 2015 championship.

In the Bloomfield tournament it will be Hayti taking on Twin Rivers for the title at 8:30 p.m. Saturday night, Dec. 29.

The Carbondale, Illinois Tournament started on Thursday, December 27.


New Madrid Co. Central 63 - St. Mary’s 60 F/OT

Murphysboro 59 - St. Mary KY 39 F

Marion 73 - Cairo 53 F

Carbondale 72 - Southland Prep 33 F

Hayti won the Bloomfield Tournament and Cape Central won the Southeast Missourian Christmas Tournament.

Coming up in Heartland Sports you can see the full highlights from these games and the other ones around the Heartland.

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