SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -

Newbury Park withstood a first half three-point barrage by Santa Barbara and shutdown the Dons the rest of the way to capture the SB Holiday Classic in boys high school basketball 65-56.

Santa Barbara made eight 3-pters in the first half to lead 40-29 at the break. But the Dons made just two from long range in the second half and scored just 16 total points.

The Panthers Tyler Cartaino scored 26 points to claim Most Valuable Player honors.