Over 20 years ago, St. Vincent-St. Mary High School faced off against Oak Hill Academy in February of 2002.
The game was televised on ESPN as the world got their first look at two top prospects, LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony.
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The matchup didn’t disappoint as James went for 36 points, eight rebounds and five assists, but it was Anthony’s team that would come away with the win behind 34 points and 11 rebounds from the future NBA star.
That high school matchup is regarded to be one of the most iconic in history given how LeBron and Melo’s NBA careers played out, and now their kids have a chance to leave a similar mark.
Bronny James and Sierra Canyon are set to take on Kiyan Anthony and Christ the King on Monday, Dec. 12.
The Sporting News has you covered with all the information you need to tune into this matchup below.
Twenty years after @KingJames and @carmeloanthony faced off in high school, their sons Bronny and @kiyananthony will do the same tonight on ESPN.
Wild 😳 pic.twitter.com/U20DyenwLD
Bronny James and Sierra Canyon will host Kiyan Anthony and Christ the King at Sierra Canyon High School in Chatsworth, Calif.
The high school game featuring Bronny James and Kiyan Anthony will be televised nationally on ESPN 2. John Schiffren will handle play-by-play duties alongside analysts Paul Biancardi and Jay Bilas. Malika Andrews will be on the sidelines.
Fans with a cable subscription can stream Sierra Canyon vs. Christ the King on ESPN.com or the ESPN app. If you’ve cut the cord, you can stream Sierra Canyon vs. Christ the King with a subscription to Sling TV.
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James is a senior at Sierra Canyon and is currently ranked as a four-star recruit and the 34th-best player in the high school class of 2023. According to ESPN’s recruiting database, James has offers from Kentucky, Memphis, Michigan, Ohio State, Oregon and USC.
Bronny and Sierra Canyon were back at it tonight and took the tough W🔥 @ToundeYessoufou @ElohimIsaiah
– Bronny James 17 points
– Isaiah Elohim 12 points
– Tounde Yessoufou 19 points pic.twitter.com/xpHo8EvLd0
Anthony is only a sophomore at Christ the King, but the 15-year-old is already making his name known. Back in November, he received an official offer from his father’s alma mater, Syracuse, joining a list of schools like Memphis, George Mason, Manhattan and Bryant, according to 247Sports.
Carmelo and Kiyan were in the lab getting work in 🧪🔥
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