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ROUNDUP: Cowan scores 1,000th point as Ottawa defeats L-P

ROUNDUP: Cowan scores 1,000th point as Ottawa defeats L-P

GIRLS BASKETBALL Ottawa 47, La Salle-Peru 32 OTTAWA – Angelique Cowan scored a season-high 20 points Thursday night and became the fifth Lady Pirate to reach 1,000 career points as Ottawa completed a season sweep of La Salle-Peru. Cowan achieved the mark with a 3-pointer in the third quarter, her fourth of the game. She…Read more »

WEDNESDAY ROUNDUP: Marquette defeats Serena as rivalry renews

WEDNESDAY ROUNDUP: Marquette defeats Serena as rivalry renews

BOYS BASKETBALL Marquette 68, Serena 52 OTTAWA – Jack Snook had 22 points in his return to the lineup, Chase Thumm contributed 13 points and Sean Kissel chipped in 10 points as the Crusaders (24-2) stretched their winning streak to 12 games. Jacob Setchell put on a shot-making show for Serena (11-13), pouring in 31…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) — The Washington Wizards shook up their roster as they confront an even longer stretch without All-Star point guard John Wall. Washington traded Otto Porter Jr. to the Chicago Bulls for Bobby Portis and Jabari Parker. Wall needs surgery for a ruptured left Achilles tendon and is expected to miss much, if not…Read more »

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Ayo Dosunmu scored 24 points, and Illinois used a swarming defense to upset No. 9 Michigan State 79-74. Giorgi Bezhanishvili scored 16 for Illinois, and Trent added 15 as the Illini handed the Spartans their third straight loss. Cassius Winston led the Spartans with 21 points. Xavier Tillman added 16. EDMONTON,…Read more »

MONDAY ROUNDUP: Marquette rallies, advances to regional semifinals

MONDAY ROUNDUP: Marquette rallies, advances to regional semifinals

GIRLS BASKETBALL Marquette 51, Dwight 42 DWIGHT – The seventh-seeded Lady Crusaders (14-12) trailed 30-27 entering the fourth quarter, but rallied past the sixth-seeded Lady Trojans in the IHSA Class 1A Dwight Regional quarterfinals. Josie Eager led three Lady Crusaders in double figures with 13 points. Emma Thomas and Ellen Wheatland added 10 points apiece,…Read more »

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press

Here is the latest Illinois sports news from The Associated Press

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Lamar Stevens scored 18 points and Penn State beat Northwestern 59-52 to snap an eight-game losing streak. The Nittany Lions (8-14, 1-10) picked up their first Big Ten win and stopped their longest skid since a 14-game streak during the 2012-13 season. EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — No. 9 Michigan State…Read more »

Here is the latest sports news from The Associated Press

Here is the latest sports news from The Associated Press

ATLANTA (AP) — Sony Michel scored on a two-yard run with seven minutes left to help the New England Patriots win their sixth Super Bowl title, 13-3 over the Los Angeles Rams. Tom Brady was 21 of 35 for 262 yards and no touchdowns in the lowest-scoring Super Bowl ever. The Rams managed just 260…Read more »

ROUNDUP: Weather finally eases, sports return Thursday

ROUNDUP: Weather finally eases, sports return Thursday

GIRLS BASKETBALL Marquette 54, Roanoke-Benson 51 ROANOKE – Mallory Martini finished with a career-high 10 points for Marquette (12-12, 4-3), while Hannah Cowie added nine points and Ellen Wheatland contributed eight points in the victory. The Lady Crusaders conclude the regular season Saturday at home against LaMoille-Ohio. Seneca wins Tri-County title in first year Final…Read more »