Watch a replay of California boys high school basketball: St. Augustine Saints vs Mission Bay Buccaneers – from Friday, February, 4th, 2022 with veteran sportscaster Jack Cronin on the call. Sponsored by Prospect Home Finance.
You can also watch the replay on YurView California – San Diego and Santa Barbara (Cox Ch. 4), Orange County (Cox Ch. 118), and Spectrum (Ch. 4).
Top 10 Clash
San Diego’s preseason top-ranked team, St. Augustine takes a 5-0 league record on the road at Mission Bay on Friday, Feb. 4 at 7:30 p.m. in a Top 10 clash. Catch all the action exclusively on both Yurview and Yurview.com with Jack Cronin on the call. In addition to being perfect in league play, the Saints have logged a 16-7 overall record. The Mission Bay Bucs have a similar 16-6 overall record, including 2-2 in league play.
This is the second meeting between these league foes this season, with St. Augustine outlasting Mission Bay, 67-49 on Jan. 14 behind 31 points from Junior guard Jurian Dixon on 10-of-21 shooting. Dixon has emerged as one of the top players in San Diego County and is receiving high-major college offers.
Halftime: St Augustine 34, Cathedral Catholic 23. Jurian Dixon is going off, scoring from all three levels, including this transition slam to cap half scoring pic.twitter.com/3tXQUABilj
— Aaron Burgin (@FullTimeHoops1) January 19, 2022
The Saints are hoping to get back on track after getting upended this past weekend by Notre Dame of Sherman Oaks, 70-63. Dixon was one of four Saints in double-figures with a team-high 21 points in the loss. As a freshman at San Ysidro two seasons ago, Dixon had a memorable 32-point, 21-rebound game to lead the Cougars to a 71-59 victory over Coronado in the San Diego Section Division 3 boys basketball championship game.
Michael Haupt has been the head coach of St. Augustine since 1995 after playing collegiately at both San Diego State and USD. During his distinguished coaching career, he’s guided St. Augustine to the 2013 Division III California State Championship, defeating Sacred Heart Cathedral 59-52 in overtime.
Mission Bay won at La Jolla last week, 60-48 behind Rami Anglo’s 25 point and nine-rebound effort. Gavin Girouard added 19 points and four assists while Marcos Korch scored 13 points and grabbed 7 rebounds.
In 2018, Bucs head coach Marshawn Cherry led Mission Bay to its first Western League title since 1989. Earlier this season, Cherry surpassed 100 career wins.