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Boys Basketball

  • Marmion basketball team embraces break

    It would be easy for someone to look at the final score of Marmion’s Chuck Dayton Holiday Classic semifinal game against Geneva and say the Cadets did ...
    Dec. 31, 2015 - 9:15 pm
  • State-of-the-art excitement: Our top sports stories of 2015

    Note to readers: 2015 offered agony, ecstacy and everything in between to athletes, coaches and fans in the Kane County Chronicle-area sports scene. T ...
    Dec. 30, 2015 - 11:11 pm
  • Prep roundup: BC boys hoops takes fourth at Plano

    PLANO – The Burlington Central boys basketball team – the No. 2 seed in the Plano Christmas Classic – let a 21-point lead slip away against No. 4 s ...
    Dec. 30, 2015 - 10:38 pm
  • Adversity sharpens Geneva boys basketball despite defeat

    DeKALB – Geneva's boys basketball season could have gone downhill. And quickly. Leading scorer Benn ...
    Dec. 30, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Sis-boom-bah: A gaze at 2016 predictions

    My late mother habitually allowed her growing boy to stretch bedtime on Fridays to watch episodes of “The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson,” a past ...
    Dec. 30, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • Geneva vs. DeKalb boys basketball: 14 photos

    DeKalb defeated Geneva 41-39 in the championship game of the Chuck Dayton holiday classic boys basketball tournament Wednesday in DeKalb.
    Dec. 30, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • Geneva vs. Marmion boys basketball: 6 photos

    Geneva vs. Marmion boys varsity basketball in the 88th annual Chuck Dayton holiday classic boys basketball tournament in DeKalb.
    Dec. 30, 2015 - 7:07 am
  • Boys Basketball: Knights fall to Cogs

    PLANO – Kaneland’s boys basketball team still is looking to find itself nine games into the season.PLANO – Kaneland’s boys basketball team still is lo ...
    Dec. 29, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • Boys Basketball: 'Good looks' aplenty for Geneva, as Vikings rolls into finals

    DeKALB – He struck first with the hook inside. Then he delivered the knockout punch from downtown. ...
    Dec. 29, 2015 - 11:33 pm
  • Prep Roundup: Kaneland boys basketball falls to Newark

    PLANO – The Kaneland boys basketball team – the No. 5 seed at the Plano Christmas Classic – let an 11-point lead halfway through the third quarter sli ...
    Dec. 28, 2015 - 11:04 pm
  • Boys Basketball: Batavia overwhelmed in loss to De La Salle

    ELMHURST – Despite being on break from school, the Batavia boys basketball team was up bright and early Monday for an 8:30 a.m. start against De La Sa ...
    Dec. 28, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Boys Basketball: Marmion, Geneva ready for battle after victories

    DEKALB – Just like Irwin Maurice Fletcher, Marmion’s Matt Fletcher is 6-foot-5, and would be 6-foot-9 with an afro.DEKALB – Just like Irwin Maurice Fl ...
    Dec. 28, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • Boys Basketball: Saints build big lead then hold on for win

    HINSDALE – The St. Charles East boys basketball team’s strong offensive effort in the middle quarters of its Hinsdale Central Holiday Classic game aga ...
    Dec. 28, 2015 - 10:48 pm
  • Boys basketball: Young, Marmion hand Sterling first loss of season

    DEKALB – Since his three older brothers are away in college, Jon Young seldom gets a chance to play in front of Andy, Ethan and Zack.
    Dec. 27, 2015 - 1:10 pm
  • Boys basketball: Strong second half leads Geneva past Belvidere North

    DEKALB – Geneva coach Phil Ralston isn’t pro-gambling on the hardwood. He wants his team to play go ...
    Dec. 27, 2015 - 3:03 pm
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