PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Jake Reinhart hit a 3-pointer early in the third overtime and Bloomington Central Catholic made 11 of 16 free throws down the stretch and outscored Nashville 14-0 to put away the Hornets, 76-62, in a thrilling championship game at the IHSA Class 2A boys state finals.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Joshuan McNeal scored 17 points and Tevin King had 16 as Providence St. Mel beat PORTA 71-36 in the third-place game of the IHSA boys basketball Class 2A state tournament on Saturday.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Mangisto Deng scored 27 points and Makur Puou added 15 and had 12 rebounds as Mooseheart built a big early lead, lost it all, but hung on to win the Class 1A boys basketball state championship, 63-47, against Heyworth on Saturday.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Lane Davis scored 17 points as Mendon Unity rolled past Sesser-Valier 59-43 for third place in the Class 1A IHSA boys basketball state finals. Alex Blickhan added 13 points and seven steals, and Will Klusmeyer chipped in 10 points and nine rebounds for the Mustangs (21-12).