The Central Lakes College Winter Classic basketball event will be Jan. 6 and 7 in the Brainerd campus gymnasium, with the Raiders hosting men’s and women’s teams from Vermilion (Ely), Hibbing, and Minnesota West (Worthington). The schedule: Friday, Jan. 6, 2 p.m. Women – Vermilion (2-8) vs. Mn West (9-4); 4 p.m. Men – Vermilion (8-5) vs. Mn West (4-6); 6p.m. Women – Hibbing (2-10) vs. CLC (5-6); 8 p.m. Men – Hibbing (6-6) vs. CLC (13-0). Saturday, Jan. 7, Noon Women – Mn West vs. Hibbing; 2 p.m. Men – Mn West vs. Hibbing; 4 p.m. Women – CLC vs. Vermilion; 6 p.m. Men – CLC vs. Vermilion. The concession stand will be open for the convenience of players and fans. Taylor Smaller of Vermilion leads the Northern Division with a 24.9 scoring average, 47.5% accuracy from the 3-point line, 4 steals per game and 6.5 assists per game. Teammate Kemp McCray tops the 2-point shot charts at 57.7% and rebounding with 13.5 per game. Hibbing’s Handful Pour is averaging 17.3 points. Orie Brown of Mn West leads the Southern Division in scoring with 19.5 per game. CLC’s Michael Farrington is No. 1 in steals (3.7 pg) and assists (8.5 pg) and second in field goal accuracy at 62.4%. Teammate Maurice Hernandez is third in scoring with a 16.5 average, and Ronnie Kornbaum is second in 3-pt. shooting at 46%.