The top-ranked Eagles survived a furious fourth-quarter rally to slip past the fourth-ranked Panthers and remain perfect in WCAC play.
Gonzaga's Kris Jenkins, center, tries to break free from Paul VI defenders (from left) Tyler Scanlon, Marcus Derrickson and Jamall Robinson. Jenkins scored 27 points and hit all 12 of his free throws, including a pair with two seconds to go that lifted Gonzaga to the victory Tuesday night.Toni L. Sandys/The Washington Post
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.