The Houston High School basketball teams will once again spend their holiday breaks on the hardwood.
The Tigers and Lady Tigers have their pairings for their respective holiday tournaments that begin the day after Christmas.
The Tigers are the No. 13 seed in the Cabool Holiday Tournament. They face fourth-seeded Licking at noon.
The Lady Tigers are the 10th seed in the Mountain Grove Holiday Tournament. They play No. 7 Liberty at 1:30 p.m.
The double-elimination tournaments span four days of play. The consolation brackets will be played in the mornings and the winner’s brackets in the afternoons –– beginning next Wednesday.
The championship rounds are Friday.
The Tigers (2-4) played Tuesday night at Alton in their final game before the tournament. The Lady Tigers (1-5) played Tuesday at Dora in their final game as well.