Prestonwood playing for 3rd at national tourney

Plano Prestonwood Christian will face Barrington (R.I.) St. Andrews tonight in the third-place game of the National Prep Classic boys basketball tournament.

Prestonwood lost, 66-47, to Long Beach (Calif.) Poly on Tuesday in the semifinals of the tournament in Santa Maria, Calif.

Julius Randle, ESPNU's top-ranked sophomore, scored 26 points in the loss. Prestonwood won its first two games at the tournament, which started Saturday.

Another Texas team, Houston's Christian Life, will face Long Beach Poly in tonight's championship game.