Video: LeBron James' alma mater
Lakers star had storied career at St. Vincent-St. Mary in Akron.
returned to Ohio to face the school his father made famous. And it was Bronny who hit a bucket late in the game to give Sierra Canyon a 57-56 lead. The Trailblazers went onto win 59-56 in the Ohio Play By Play Classic.
The 6-foot-2 freshman put together his best performance of the season by far, taking home MVP honors after finishing with a career-high 15 points on 7 of 10 shooting off the bench.
Originally scheduled to be played on St. Vincent-St. Mary's home floor, the game has been moved two hours away to 19,000-seat Nationwide Arena in Columbus in order to meet ticket demand.
LeBron has previously been unable to attend any Sierra Canyon games this season due to a rigorous NBA travel schedule.
Turning the clock back approximately 20 years, LeBron James led St. Vincent-St. Mary to its most successful four-year run in program history from 2000-03 as the Fighting Irish went 101-6 with three state titles and one national championship.
LeBron averaged 24.8 points, 7.9 rebounds and 4.9 assists per outing in 107 career high school, finishing with 2,657 points.
The three-time NBA champion earned Ohio All-State honors each of his four seasons and was three-time state tournament MVP, averaging 30.4 points, 9.7 rebounds, 4.9 assists and 2.9 steals per game his senior year.