After giving his team a few days to rest, Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball coach Ryan Twaddle will have them back in the gym and getting ready for next week’s National Tournament. Ryan told us this today on the WGIL Morning News about his approach to managing the long layoff.
About the only local college and high school sporting events going on this week aren’t necessarily local. That’s because most of the college baseball and softball teams have gone south for spring break tournaments.
Here’s a look at today’s sports schedule.
The Western Big 6 All-Conference team has been announced for boys basketball. Galesburg junior Grant Gibson and sophomore Ethan Meeker were selected for the 10-member team.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Brayden Carlson scored 13 points as No. 3 seed South Dakota State beat sixth-seeded Western Illinois 71-50 on Sunday in the Summit League quarterfinals.
Here’s a look at sports from around the area.
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Luis Jacobo scored 19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead Indiana-Purdue Fort Wayne to a 65-56 victory Thursday night over Western Illinois.
It will be a very quiet evening on the local sports schedule, as the remaining high school basketball teams will wait for tomorrow night’s regional championships at Abingdon, Toulon, Macomb, and Sherrard.