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Boys Basketball

  • Prep roundup: Kaneland boys hoops complete sweep of Morris

    MORRIS – Kaneland’s status as a thorn in the side of the Morris boys basketball team since the Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference formed may have rea ...
    Feb. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • St. Charles East boys hoops lose Adduci to sprained ankle, hold on for win

    ELGIN – St. Charles East boys basketball lost its starting point guard in the first quarter, built a 20-point lead anyway, then nearly lost that lead ...
    Feb. 22, 2014 - 12:20 am
  • Sports Shorts: Marmion wrestling starts strong at 3A wrestling prelims

    CHAMPAIGN – Seven of Marmion’s nine qualifying wrestlers won their preliminary matches Thursday and advanced to the quarterfinals as the IHSA state to ...
    Feb. 20, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • North Stars' Goetz hits game-winner against Kaneland in boys hoops

    MAPLE PARK – Alec Goetz handed the St. Charles North boys basketball team a 62-59 victory over Kaneland on Tuesday, hitting the game-winning shot with ...
    Feb. 19, 2014 - 8:37 am
  • Prep roundup: A. Christian girls hoops falls in sectional semi

    AURORA – The Aurora Christian girls basketball team had some late-season magic in winning a regional last week, but its state series fairy tale came t ...
    Feb. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Prep Boys Basketball Insider: Ralston mixed on later sectional seeding

    Ralston mixed on later sectional seedingFor those who have been searching for the boys basketball po ...
    Feb. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Saturday's prep roundup: Kaneland wrestler Diddell state-bound

    PONTIAC – Watch out, Class 2A wrestling state tournament. Here comes Kaneland senior 285-pounder Justin Diddell.
    Feb. 16, 2014 - 5:18 pm
  • North boys basketball scores big at Day & Knight of Hoops

    MAPLE PARK – Boys basketball fans were treated to two games where the winner's final score reached the 80s at Kaneland’s inaugural Day and Knight of H ...
    Feb. 17, 2014 - 1:54 pm
  • Intensity workout sparks East boys hoops past Batavia

    BATAVIA – After suffering three straight losses at the hands of Larkin, Geneva and Naperville North, the St. Charles East boys basketball team needed ...
    Feb. 17, 2014 - 3:49 pm
  • Larkin swallows Geneva in late stages for unbeaten River season

    ELGIN – The postseason is only a few weeks away, and for stretches of Friday’s game against Larkin, the Geneva boys basketball team emboldened the not ...
    Feb. 15, 2014 - 10:12 am
  • St. Francis boys basketball rolls past Aurora Central Catholic

    WHEATON – St. Francis boys basketball coach Bob Ward was honored before the start of Friday night’s game with Aurora Central Catholic for registering ...
    Feb. 14, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • Half-court heave falls for Lutze, Aurora Christian boys basketball

    AURORA – R.D. Lutze wasn’t sure what to do after Aurora Christian’s last-second, 60-57 win over Marmion on Friday night, but he had no such uncertaint ...
    Feb. 14, 2014 - 10:58 pm
  • Prep Roundup: ‘Great win’ propels Kaneland girls hoops into postseason

    MAPLE PARK – To earn a share of the Northern Illinois Big 12 East title, all the Sycamore girls basketball team needed was a win at Kaneland. 
    Feb. 14, 2014 - 10:58 pm
  • Sports shorts: New stadium coming for Wheaton Academy

    WEST CHICAGO – Wheaton Academy football and soccer teams will compete starting in the fall at a new, on-campus turf field, the school announced Thursd ...
    Feb. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Prep roundup: Kaneland girls hoops loses to DeKalb

    MAPLE PARK – The Kaneland girls basketball team couldn’t stop DeKalb from claiming a share of the Northern Illinois Big 12 East crown despite a stro ...
    Feb. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
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