Canyons Tournament Preview

The College of the Canyons Holiday Cougar Classic will begin today and will feature four Southern California teams and last two days. In the first match up of the day, Orange Coast will go up against Los Angeles Trade Tech (3-9). Los Angeles Trade Tech have lost 6 of their last 7 games and will look to get a victory. Orange Coast (0-10) will look for its first victory after starting the season with 10 straight losses. In the second game of the four team event, 13th ranked College of the Canyons (7-4) will put their their three game winning streak on the line against Barstow. The Cougars won the Santa Rosa tournament last week and have won four of last five games and are new to the Southern California Signal The Light Basketball rankings. Barstow will try and end their five game winning streak in the first round. The Vikings are (1-11) on the season and have only beat Fullerton this season. The tournament will be two days long and each team will play two games.