Holiday Hardwood Classic Set to Take Over Cintas Center Dec. 27/29

Cincinnati’s newest high school basketball showcase is here and set to tip off Dec. 27 and 29 at the Cintas Center on the campus of Xavier University. Teams from Cincinnati, Columbus, and northern Kentucky will battle in eight games over two days, and will feature some of the best prospects in the state of Ohio.

Several elite prospects will be participating in the showcase, including:

  • Three-star center Raleigh Burgess (Sycamore), who holds offers from Ohio State, Cincinnati, Indiana, Iowa, and others.
  • Star wide receiver Chris Henry Jr. (Withrow), who is averaging a double-double and is a five-star football prospect in the class of 2026.

Tickets are available by clicking here. Tickets for a day session are good for all four games on that day, and also include free parking at the Cintas Center.

For more information and the full game schedule, visit