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Scoreboard

Basketball

High school boys


DeKalb 1A Super-Sectional
Wednesday: Eastland 51, Newark 41
Jacksonville 1A Super-Sectional
Tuesday: Madison 66, Payson-Seymour 60

Normal 1A Super-Sectional
Tuesday: Illini Central 50, Cissna Park 39
Carbondale 1A Super-Sectional
Tuesday: Nokomis 57, Junction Gallatin County 54 (OT)
1A State Finals at Peoria
Friday: Game 1 - Madison (20-11) vs. Eastland (30-3), 12:15 p.m. Game 2 - Nokomis (24-9) vs. Illini Central (26-5), 2 p.m.
Saturday: Third place - losers 1-2, 12:15 p.m. Title - winners 1-2, 2 p.m.


DeKalb 2A Super-Sectional
Wednesday: Winnebago 74, Monmouth-Roseville 53

Joliet 2A Super-Sectional
Wednesday: South Holland Seton Academy 46, Chicago Providence-St. Mel 45
Carbondale 2A Super-Sectional
Tuesday: Harrisburg 77, Teutpolis 66
Springfield 2A Super-Sectional
Wednesday: St. Joseph-Ogden 59, Riverton 47


2A State Finals at Peoria
Friday: Game 1 - Winnebago (32-0) vs. South Holland Seton Academy (21-10), 6:30 p.m. Game 2 - Harrisburg (31-1) vs. St. Joseph-Ogden (29-3), 8:15 p.m.
Saturday: Third place - losers 1-2, 6:30 p.m. Title - winners 1-2, 8:15 p.m.


Peoria 3A Sectional

Wednesday: Limestone 68, Mendota 51
Thursday: Peoria vs. Galesburg, 7:30 p.m. (at Washington High School)
Friday: Title - Limestone (22-9) vs. Thursday winner, 7:30 p.m. (at Bradley University).


Three Rivers all-conference team
First team: *Jacob Johnston (sr., Erie), *Dayton Ince (sr., Kewanee), Jared Richmond (sr., Riverdale); A.J. Sharp (jr., Newman), Carter Ames (sr., Prophetstown), Parker Neuhalfen (so., Bureau Valley), Tyson Powers (sr., Amboy).
Second team: Kyle Moore (sr., Newman), Donovan Oliver (fr., Kewanee), Devin Johnson (sr., Prophetstown), Nick Fish (sr., Fulton), Alex Volckmann (sr., Morrison), Tommy Johnston (so., Bureau Valley)
Honorable mention: Mitchell Sand (jr., Riverdale), Connor Saad (sr., Erie), Nic Miller (sr., Newman), Dalton Nuding (jr., Kewanee), Matt Gustafson (sr., Kewanee), Zach Inskeep (sr., Prophetstown)
Player of the year: Jacob Johnston (sr., Erie).
* unanimous selection
 

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