Calvary Christian’s first trip to the Chick-fil-A Classic started with a victory.
Memphis signee Carl Cherenfant scored 17 points and had 12 rebounds in helping the Eagles to a 60-46 win over Southern California Academy in a National Bracket game on Wednesday.
Calvary gets the Huntngtn/Oak Hill winner ron Thursday. SoCal gets the loser of the game.
Calvary Christian becomes the 12th different team from Florida to win a game at the event.
Jaylen Curry added 14 points for Calvary. Ethan Lathan and Shon Abeav each had 10.
Calvary shot 56.5 percent in the first half and led 33-22 at halftime.
Drew Felder had 14 points and Jahseem Felton had 10 for SoCal.