10. St. Charles
Key wins: Parkway North (63-62), Parkway South (70-55), Lutheran South (92-90)
- Went 1-2 in the MICDS Holiday Invitational and was the 8th seed.
- Beat Parkway South 70-55 in the first round.
- Lost to Parkway Central 74-62 in the quarterfinals and to Ladue 65-49 in the 5th place semifinals.
9. Northwest Academy
Key wins: Staley (62-50), Oak Lawn, IL (66-47), Orchard Farm (89-61)
- Competed at the Effingham-Teutopolis Christmas Tournament.
- Won their first two games over Antioch (71-41) and Oak Lawn (66-47).
- Lost in the semifinals to Lincoln-Way East (53-37) and then to Teutopolis (53-51) in the third place game.
Key wins: Jennings (62-51)
- Went 1-2 in the MICDS Holiday Invitational and was the 2nd seed.
- Beat O'Fallon Christian 67-52 in the first round.
- Lost to Liberty Wentzville 61-60 in the quarterfinals and knocked out by Francis Howell in the fifth place semifinals 64-45.
Key wins: Quincy Notre Dame (80-62), Ladue (61-50), Parkway Central (68-63)
- Finished runner-up in the MICDS Holiday Invitational and was seeded 4th.
- Beat Westminster (57-37), Ladue (61-50), and Parkway Central (68-63).
- Lost to Trinity in the finals 60-39.
6. Cardinal Ritter
Key wins: North Chicago (67-63), Murphysboro (60-43), Saxony Lutheran (77-65)
- Finished runners-up at the Carbondale Holiday Tournament.
- Beat Collins Academy (76-62), Murphysboro (60-43), and Saxony Lutheran (77-65).
- Lost to Marion 54-48 in the finals.
Key wins: McCluer North (64-60), Duchesne (68-57), Marquette (46-42), Kirkwood (65-54)
- Finished third in the Coaches vs Cancer Holiday Tournament.
- Beat De Smet 53-48 in the first round and Marquette 46-42 in the quarterfinals.
- Lost to Hazelwood Central 65-37 in the semifinals, but came back to defeat Kirkwood 65-54 in the third place game.
Key wins: Francis Howell (71-48), Liberty (62-53), Duchesne (60-39)
- Champions of the MICDS Holiday Tournament and was the 6th seed.
- In order: defeated Miller Career (76-51), Francis Howell (71-48), Liberty (62-53), and Duchesne (60-39).
- Outscored opponents by an average of 19.5 points.
Key wins: Nixa (75-57), Springfield Catholic (75-56), Cahokia (72-58)
- Competed in the Centralia Holiday Tournament.
- Defeated Cahokia 72-58 in the first round.
- Lost to Belleville West 65-63 in the quarterfinals and then again to Mundelein Carmel 69-64.
2. St. Mary's
Key wins: Carbondale (70-62), Alton (75-67), CBC (88-62), Northwest Academy (68-62), Kirkwood (62-56)
- Runners-up in the Coaches vs Cancer Holiday Tournament and was the one-seed.
- Defeated Parkway West (77-31), McCluer North (66-59), and Kirkwood (62-56).
- Lost to Hazelwood Central in the championship 67-61.
Key wins: Charleston (92-91), Whitney Young (81-74), Cardinal Ritter (78-71)
- Did not play in a holiday tournament.
- Next game is against Champaign Central at the Highland Shootout.