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Dream matchups between the Southland's elite high school basketball teams could loom in the playoffs

Dream matchups between the Southland's elite high school basketball teams could loom in the playoffs

With two weeks left in the regular season, excitement is building around the possibility that high school basketball fans will be rewarded with some dream matchups.

Imagine how many fans might make it to the Honda Center on March 4 if the Southern Section Open Division championship game matches unbeaten Chino Hills, led by the two remaining Ball brothers, against Chatsworth Sierra Canyon, led by future NBA lottery pick Marvin Bagley III.

Last season, more than 12,000 showed up for the Chino Hills-Sierra Canyon final that saw Lonzo Ball & Co. put on a show in a 105-83 Chino Hills victory.

What makes things interesting is that there’s no guarantee the Chino...

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