The Juneau-Douglas Crimson Bears’ boys and girls basketball teams will begin play today in the 46th Annual Joe Floyd/ERA Aviation Winter Classic Basketball Tournament at Kodiak. For the JDHS boys it is a rematch against the West Anchorage Eagles at 2 p.m., a team they lost to in the season openers at JDHS 66-29 and 60-43. Other opponents include North Pole on Friday and Kodiak on Saturday. The Crimson Bears’ girls open play against Kotzebue at 3:45 p.m. and will face North Pole and Kodiak on Friday and Saturday. A livestream link to the games is http://www.ustream.tv/channel/kodiak-sports.
Game times are as follows: 2 p.m., West Anchorage Eagles vs. JDHS boys / 3:45 p.m., Kotzebue Huskies vs. JDHS girls / 5:30 p.m., Kodiak Bears vs. North Pole Patriots boys / 7:30 p.m., Kodiak Bears vs. North Pole Patriots girls / Friday, Jan. 4th- 2 p.m., North Pole vs. JDHS girls / 3:45 p.m., JDHS boys vs. North Pole / 5:30 p.m., Kotzebue vs. Kodiak girls / 7:30 p.m., West Anchorage vs. Kodiak boys / Saturday, Jan. 5th- 12:30 p.m., North Pole vs. Kotzebue girls / 2:15 p.m., North Pole vs. West Anchorage boys / 4 p.m., Kodiak vs. JDHS girls / 6 p.m., Kodiak vs. JDHS boys