MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Bryant McIntosh scored 17 points and Northwestern hit 15 3-pointers to beat Minnesota 72-66 on Wednesday night.
CHICAGO (AP) _ Tomas Tatar scored in regulation and in the shootout, leading Jimmy Howard and the Detroit Red Wings to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday night.
The GHS Silver Streaks Girls Basketball team beat the Alleman Pioneers 52-36. This means that the girls are the Regional Champions and now will move on to the Lasalle-Peru Sectional Championship. This win makes the Streaks 26-7 for the season while the Pioneers fall to 20-12 in their season. The Girls will be playing again next week on Monday with a pre-game time of 7:06pm and tip off set for 7:30pm in the Lasalle-Peru Sectional against Peoria Richwoods. You can catch all the action from that one with play by play from Tom Meredith and Erik Gibson on WGIL, WGIL.com, or the TuneIn app.
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The Knox Prairie Fire basketball teams are closing in on the end of their season, with just two games remaining.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Shaquille Morris scored a career-high 17 points to lead No. 13 Wichita State to an 84-62 over Southern Illinois on Tuesday night.
Several area girls basketball teams have big games to play tonight, with class 2A sectionals and 3A regionals continuing this week.