The McDonald's All American Games host the nation's top high school seniors on one court.
The 2023 edition tipped off with the girls' game first and the boys' contest following shortly thereafter.
Sierra Canyon High School (California) was well-represented on both sides with Bronny James and Judea Watkins headlining their respective games.
By the end of both contests, 48 players represented themselves on their biggest stage yet.
Here are the top moments from Tuesday night in Houston:
Generations of greatness
NBA champion Milt Wagner discusses what it's been like watching his grandson, D.J. Wagner, play in the McDonald's All American Game.
Team East star D.J. Wagner is following in the footsteps of his grandfather Milt (1981) and father Dajuan (2003) by appearing in the all-star showcase. The eldest Wagner spoke on the family's legacy.
D.J. finished with 19 points and 3 assists, including a late dunk that helped Team East secure its 109-106 win.
#McDAAG MVP 🤩— Kentucky Men's Basketball (@KentuckyMBB) March 29, 2023
DJ Wagner's got next. pic.twitter.com/maPykk0zIJ
Scoring early and often
The boys' squad continued the high-scoring trend for Team West.
Bronny feeling it early ☄️☄️ 3 early 3s 👀 pic.twitter.com/IzXAixgrGV— SportsCenter NEXT (@SCNext) March 29, 2023
Aden Holloway showcasing his handles AND range 🔥 10 1st quarter points for Biz pic.twitter.com/l9qjBzZDmf— SportsCenter NEXT (@SCNext) March 29, 2023
Team West for the win
Team West, led by Watkins' 25 points, 5 rebounds and 5 steals, came out on top 110-102. She was the co-MVP, along with Hannah Hidalgo, who had 26 points 8 steals and 5 assists.
Team West takes the McDonald's All-American Game 🙌— ESPN (@espn) March 29, 2023
This was the highest scoring girls' game in @McDAAG
history 😤 pic.twitter.com/LuMANK8h6W
Courtside King James
Twenty years after his first appearance, LeBron James is back at the McDonald's All American Game to support his son, Bronny.
LeBron and the James fam in attendance for the #McDonaldsAllAmericanGame 🤩 @SCNext pic.twitter.com/3X0ppldNH3— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) March 28, 2023
Hidalgo in the clutch
Hidalgo's buzzer-beating 3-pointer ended the third quarter on a high note.
HANNAH HIDALGO FROM DEEP AT THE BUZZER 😮💨@HannahHidalgo | @SCNext pic.twitter.com/CzIXQSU17g— ESPN (@espn) March 29, 2023