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16 min ago | The Southtown Star
When star swingman Donte Thomas went down with a season-ending knee injury, Thornwood coach Paul Slavich had to improvise.
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4 hrs ago | Kane Co. Chronicle
Wheaton Academy 6-foot-8 senior Gordon Behr blocks the shot of Sycamore senior Ben Niemann during the first half in the IHSA Class 3A Genoa-Kingston Regional championship game Friday in Genoa.
8 hrs ago | Daily Herald
Kaneland's Drew David was 2-of-12 from the floor when he took Tyler Carlson's pass on the right wing, his toe on the 3-point line, two seconds from overtime.
The Mustangs have loads of Division I talent, a legendary high school coach brought in from New York City and willfully moved up from Class 3A to 4A the past few years, attempting to prove they could play with the state's best.
North Central's Vince Kmiec was named College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin's Men's Basketball Player of the Week for the period ending Feb. 10. The 6-foot-4 senior guard guided the Cardinals to two conference road wins during the week.
The Putnam County Panthers came through when they needed to the most at the free-throw line to down Roanoke-Benson 58-41 in sectional semifinal play Wednesday night in Colfax.
Burlington Central, its opponent in today's 12:15 p.m. semifinal at Illinois State's Redbird Arena in Normal, is another story.
Sidney Santos suggests length on the perimeter is underrated. She smiles before explaining her reasoning, because the Geneva girls basketball team is in the coveted position to make this argument.
The 6-foot-8 senior forward scores inside, handles the ball, hits the 3. The college prospect was voted the Suburban Christian Conference Blue Division player of the year.
Ali Andrews Huntley The Red Raiders' 6-foot-2 sophomore had another outstanding season, surpassing 1,000 career points and helping her team to a 27-4 season that ended in the sectional finals but also included the program's first Fox Valley Conference championship.
Isaiah Butler Elgin Named all-Upstate Eight River, this dynamic scorer was one of the most entertaining players in the area, thanks to his ability to create turnovers and break away for dunks and layups.
They fill the closet, and the ones that don't fit there are stowed neatly under his bed, many still in the original boxes.
The Red Ramblers held off a big late charge Wednesday from Chicago Hope Academy to claim a 65-59 win in the IHSA Class 1A Serena Sectional semifinals.
PLAINFIELD – Geneva free-throw shooters toed the line to repeated chants of “CHOKE!” in the fourth quarter of Wednesday's IHSA Class 4A Plainfield East Regional semifinal boys basketball game against the host Bengals.
MAPLE PARK – At the onset of Wednesday's IHSA Class 3A Kaneland Regional semifinal, it looked like it would be a typical Suburban Christian Conference clash between rivals Marmion and St. Francis.
Agomo scored seven of his 14 points during a third-quarter stretch that saw Plano erase a nine-point Tinley Park lead en route to a 63-61 win in a Class 3A Plano Regional semifinal.
When Homewood-Flossmoor was upset by Sandburg a year ago in a regional semifinal in Orland Park, it marked the end of a nine-year streak in which the Vikings won regional titles.