The 11th First Security Bank Battle at the Brier, a tradition for Arkansas holiday high school basketball, begins today with a full slate of eight games.

The competition is Saturday, Monday and Tuesday — at Greenbrier High School’s Panther Pavilion. Battle at the Brier’s corporate sponsors are First Security Bank, the Log Cabin Democrat, Crain Automotive and Kestler Sports.

The first round games on Saturday:

Cabot and Mills boys, 10 a.m.

Cabot and Mountain View girls, 11:30 a.m.

Vilonia and Conway Christian boys, 1 p.m.

Vilonia and Beebe girls, 2:30 p.m.

Sheridan and Charleston boys, 4 p.m.

Mountain Home and Charleston girls, 5:30 p.m.

Greenbrier and Beebe boys, 7 p.m.

Greenbrier and Conway Christian girls, 8:30 p.m.