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ROUNDUP: Ottawa clinches share of NIB12 West title

ROUNDUP: Ottawa clinches share of NIB12 West title

BOYS BASKETBALL Ottawa runs winning streak to five, clinches share of NIB12 West crown OTTAWA – Wyatt Hill scored nine of his game-high 15 points in the first quarter Wednesday, and Ottawa never trailed in a 56-37 win over Yorkville that clinched at least a share of the final NIB12 West championship. Tyler Carson added…Read more »

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — Otto Porter Jr. scored a career-high 37 points on 16-for-20 shooting, Robin Lopez added season-high 25 points, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Memphis Grizzlies 122-110. Lauri Markkanen added 21 points as Chicago ended a franchise-record 11-game home losing streak with their first win at the United Center since beating Orlando on…Read more »

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press

BOSTON (AP) — David Krejci, Danton Heinen and Brad Marchand each scored during a four-minute span at the end of the first period and the Boston Bruins beat the Blackhawks 6-3 to snap Chicago’s seven-game winning streak. MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein criticized emails from the patriarch of the…Read more »

TUESDAY ROUNDUP: Ottawa loses in regional semifinals

TUESDAY ROUNDUP: Ottawa loses in regional semifinals

GIRLS BASKETBALL Bishop McNamara 59, Ottawa 25 OTTAWA – Ottawa was eliminated from the postseason with the loss to the fourth-seeded Lady Fightin’ Irish in the IHSA Class 3A Ottawa Regional semifinals. Angelique Cowan scored 19 points for the fifth-seeded Lady Pirates (17-9). Sloan Gayan added four points and five rebounds, and Toni Froisland chipped…Read more »

ROUNDUP: Streator eliminated from girls’ basketball postseason

ROUNDUP: Streator eliminated from girls’ basketball postseason

GIRLS BASKETBALL Season ends for Streator PONTIAC – Streator was eliminated from the postseason Monday night with a 54-26 loss to No. 7 Prairie Central in the IHSA Class 3A Pontiac Regional quarterfinals. Per IHSA ScoreZone, Lyniah Anderson scored 10 points for the ninth-seeded Lady Bulldogs (7-17). SOFTBALL Stecken named among ICA Coaches of the…Read more »

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 29 points and had 17 rebounds, Eric Bledsoe added 19 points and the Milwaukee Bucks outlasted the pesky Chicago Bulls 112-99. Malcolm Brogdon added 17 points and Khris Middleton had 16 to help league-leading Milwaukee win for the seventh time in eight games and improve to 13-2 over its…Read more »