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IHSA Girls State Finals, IHSA Boys Regional Championships Tonight

Big Ten

Michigan def Minnesota 69-60

 

IHSA GIRLS STATE TOURNAMENT

Redbird Arena I-S-U Bloomington

1-A

11am Tri County and Lanark Eastland

1pm Danville Schlarman vs Lewistown

 

2-A

5-30pm Marshall vs Hillsboro

7-15pm St Joe Ogden vs Teutopolis

 

BOYS REGIONAL FINALS All Games are at 7pm

1-A@ Cissna Park

Cissna Park vs Milford

1-A@ Dwight

Gardner South Wilmington vs St Anne

1-A@ Blue Ridge-Farmer City

Leroy vs Champaign Judah Christian

1-A@ Grant Park

Grant Park vs Ridgeview

2-A@ Heritage-Broadlands

Tuscola vs Tolono Unity

2-A@ Momence

Seneca vs El Paso Gridley

2-A@ Oakwood

PBL vs Oakwood

2-A@ Monticello

GCMS vs Monticello

2-A@ Stanford Olympia

Bloomington Central Catholic vs Macon Meridian

 

Tonight on WPXN its IHSA Boys 1-A and 2-A Regional Final night. Our coverage begins at 6-0h-5 with the Pre-game show, anchored by Austin Burklund. WPXN sports will have coverage of the Paxton Buckley Loda Panthers and Oakwood Comets contest from Oakwood Grade school. We will also have updates and coverage from Cissna Park as the Timberwolves take on the Bearcats of Milford.

 

Also tonight, its updates and coverage from Redbird Area on the campus of Illinois State University as the St Joe Ogden Lady Spartans are in the final 4 of the 2-A State tournament against the lady wooden shoes of Teutopolis.

 

On Saturday...WPXN sports will have live coverage of the Lady Spartans game from I-S-U.

Saturday morning its On the Sidelines presented by Compass Insurance Partners in Paxton, Cissna Park and Gibson City from 7-15 to 8am. Then  its a WPXN Live action auction from 8am to 10.

The Fighting Illini can be heard at 10am as the Illini are home against Penn State.

Nascar Xfinity racing from Atlanta Motor Speedway follows the Illini on Saturday.

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Opponents are set for IHSA Boys Regional Championship Games

IHSA Boys Basketball

1A Regional

Cissna Park def Fisher 76-44

Christian Stadeli scored 30 points

 

Milford def Decatur LSA 50-47

Kennedy Kunsch led with 16 points

 

2A Regional

Watseka def Somonauk 49-43

Blake Castonguay had 18 points

 

Oakwood def Bismarck Henning/Rossville Alvin 55-35

 

Big Ten

Michigan St. def Rutgers 71-60

Ohio St. def Northwestern 63-49

 

NHL

Chicago def Detroit 5-4 OT

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Denny Hamlin Wins His Second Daytona 500 in Four Years

Big Ten

Michigan St. def Ohio St. 62-44

 

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(Rantoul--jc)  The 2019 E I Baseball schedule was released over the weekend. 6 teams will participate in the league this year. They are the Buckley Dutchmasters, Gifford-Flatville Gifflats, Paxton Swedes, Royal Giants, Game 7 and newcomer in El Paso. The first week of the 20-19 season is Sunday May 26. Buckley hosts Paxton at Schiewe Field in Buckley. Gifford takes on Royal in Gifford and Game 7 takes on El Paso in Lexington.The regular season runs through the final Sunday in July. The post season takes place the first two weeks in August. There is no Jamboree set for this year.

 

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Denny Hamlin has won his second Daytona 500 in four years. He took the checkered flag for Joe Gibbs Racing a month after Joe Gibbs' oldest son died following a long battle with a degenerative neurological disease. J.D. Gibbs was 49. Hamlin moved out front after a final restart and had teammate Kyle Busch blocking in the final lap. Joe Gibbs says "what happened here is really unreal."

 

IHSA Girls Basketball tonight

Class 1A Elite 8

Schlarman vs Amboy 6pm at Pontiac

Class 2A Elite 8

St. Joe Ogden vs Chicago Christian 7:30pm at Pontiac

 

IHSA Boys Regional

1A at Cissna Park

Fisher vs Schlarman

 

1A at Grant Park

Tri Point vs Illinois Lutheran

 

2A at Oakwood

Salt Fork vs Hoopeston Area

Oakwood vs Westville

 

2A at Minonk

Central Clifton vs Iroquois West

 

Tonight on WPXN its Illini Basketball at 6pm. The tip at Wisconsin just past 7pm Then its bonus coverage of the 2-A Elite 8 Girls Basketball Game featuring St. Joe Ogden and Chicago Christian.

 

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Illinois wins 4th in a Row with Victory over Ohio St. 63-56

IHSA Girls Basketball

Class 2A Sectional Championship

St. Joe Ogden def Watseka 55-48

Peyton Crowe scored 22 points

 

St. Joe Ogden will play Chicago Christian Monday in Pontiac at 7:30

 

Class 1A Sectional Championship

Schlarman def Ridgeview 56-24

 

Schlarman will play Amboy Monday in Pontiac at 6pm

 

Big Ten

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Trent Frazier scored 15 points and Ayo Dosunmu buried a key 3-pointer with 29 seconds remaining as Illinois held off Ohio State 63-56 Thursday for its fourth win in a row.

 

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Kevin Harvick and Joey Logano won yesterday's Daytona 500 qualifying races in a pair of Ford sweeps. Harvick won the first of the 150-mile qualifying races that set the field for NASCAR's showcase event. Logano used a last-lap pass for the lead in the second one. Peter Kligerman, Casey Mears, Tyler Reddick and Brendan Gaughan secured spots for Sunday's season-opening race, while Joey Gase and Ryan Truex both missed qualifying for their first Daytona 500.

 

 

IHSA Boys Basketball tonight

PBL vs Cissna Park

Iroquois West @ Central

Watseka @ Dwight

Rantoul vs Pontiac

St. Joseph Ogden vs Bloomington Central Ogden

GCMS @ Lexington

Fisher @ Fieldcrest

 

Tonight on WPXN it’s IHSA Boys Basketball as the PBL Panthers host the Cissna Park Timberwolves on Senior Night with the SVC Season Champ on the lines. Our pregame begins at 7pm with tip around 7:15.

 

Saturday morning it’s On the Sidelines from 7:15 -8am brought to you by Compass Insurance Partners in Cissna Park, Paxton, and Gibson City.

 

Xfinity racing begins at noon.

 

Saturday night it’s IHSA Boys Basketball as the Cissna Park Host the Momence Redskins for Senior night and also to honor coach Kevin Long. Our extended pregame will begin at 6:30pm with tip around 7:15.

 

On Sunday it’s the Daytona 500 with a 12:30 start time.

 

 

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Fighting Illini Looking for a Road Win Tonight at Ohio St.

IHSA Boys Basketball

GCMS def Fieldcrest 49-48

Bryce Barnes led with 18 points

 

IHSA Girls Basketball

3A Regional

Washington def Prairie Central 58-17

 

Big Ten

Rutgers def Northwestern 59-56

 

(Champaign-dg)-Two days before the 2019 College Baseball Season begins for Illinois, Dan Hartleb’s program received some Big Ten recognition. In a pre-season poll, Big Ten Coaches voted Illinois 3rd in a 13 team field. Minnesota came out on top with Michigan second.

 

 

(Gibson City--jc)  The Class 2A Sectional final features the St Joe Ogden Spartans and the Watseka Warriors. Both teams are state ranked in the top 10. One key player for the lady Spartans is Peyton Crowe says S-J-O Girls Basketball Coach Kevin Taylor…

 

 

S-J-O Girls Basketball Coach Kevin Taylor


 

Tonight on WPXN it’s Fighting Illini Basketball as Illinois travels to Ohio St. to take on the Buckeyes. Pregame at 5pm with tip off at 6pm.

 

Then it’s bonus coverage of IHSA Girls Basketball Sectional Final as the St. Joe Ogden Spartans will play the Watseka Warriors.

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Daytona 500 Just a Few Days Away

IHSA Boys Basketball

St. Joe Ogden def PBL 44-37

Jack Cook scored 22 points

 

Cissna Park def La Salette 64-36

Bailey Sluis led with 17 points

 

Rantoul def St. Thomas More 65-59

Kamryn Rome led with 18 points

 

GCMS def LeRoy 60-43

Ryland Holt scored 20 points

 

Tri Valley def Fisher 56-34

 

Milford def Schlarman 66-59

Jared Schunke had 16 points

 

Hoopeston Area def Armstrong Potomac 45-41

Payton Berlin had 12 points

 

IHSA Girls Basketball

3A Regional

Charleston def Mahomet Seymour 51-43

 

Big Ten

Michigan St. def Wisconsin 67-59

Penn St. def Michigan 75-69

Maryland def Purdue 70-56



 

The latest rankings are out for IHSA girls basketball this week. Austin Burkland has more.

 

 

With the Daytona 500 on Sunday, reigning Champion Joey Logano says his goal is to get more wins this year.

 

 

NASCAR Driver Joey Logano

 

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Area Girls Teams Win Regional and Sectional Contests

IHSA Girls Basketball

Sectional

2A St. Joe Ogden def GCMS 53-38

Bree Trimble had 16 points

 

2A Watseka def Bismarck Henning/Rossville Alvin 45-39

Mallory Drake led with 19 points

 

1A Ridgeview def Milford 41-39

1A Schlarman def St. Teresa 62-32

 

3A Regional

Mahomet Seymour def Clinton 54-31

Maddy Wade had 14 points

 

Prairie Central def Streator 54-26

Ely Haberkorn had 19 points

 

IHSA Boys Basketball

Flanagan Cornell def Fisher 64-53

 

IHSA Boys Basketball tonight

St. Joe Ogden at PBL

La Salette at Cissna Park

Iroquois West at Ridgeview

Watseka @ Donovan

Rantoul vs St. Thomas More

GCMS @ Leroy

Fisher vs Tri-Valley

Milford at Schlarman

Hoopeston Area at Armstrong Potomac

Mahomet Seymour at Normal West

 

Tonight on WPXN it’s NASCAR Live from 6-7.

Then it’s IHSA Boys Basketball as the PBL Panthers host the St. Joe Ogden Spartans.

 

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Several Area High School Girls Basketball Teams Looking to Win a Regional Tonight

IHSA Girls Basketball

2A

PBL def Reed Custer 55-53

Baylee Cosgrove led with 17 points

 

Watseka def Herscher 57-52

 

1A

Armstrong Potomac def Cissna Park 34-30

 

Milford def Tri Point 60-50

Kaylee Warren had 17 points

 

IHSA Boys Basketball

Cissna Park def St. Anne 42-20

Keegan Boyle led with 12 points

 

St. Joe Ogden def Olympia 66-41

Joel Orcutt had 21 points

 

Big Ten

Maryland def Nebraska 60-45

Wisconsin def Minnesota 56-51

 

NBA

New Orleans def Chicago 125-120

 

The Bulls have traded Jabari Parker and Bobby Portis to the Washington Wizards for Otto Porter Jr.



 

IHSA Girls Basketball tonight

1A Regional Championship at Grant Park

Milford vs Judah Christian

 

2A Regional Championship at Herscher

PBL vs Watseka

 

2A Regional Championship at Beecher

GCMS vs Beecher

 

2A Regional Championship at Unity

St. Joe Ogden vs Salt Fork

IHSA Boys Basketball tonight

Armstrong Potomac vs Westville

 

Tonight on WPXN it’s IHSA Girls Regional Championship game at Herscher between PBL and Watseka. Our pregame begins at 6:45 with tip off at 7pm.

 

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Illinois Upsets #9 Michigan St. 79-74

IHSA Boys Basketball

PBL def La Salette 60-33

Trey VanWinkle scored 22 points

 

Teutopolis def Cissna Park 58-53

 

GCMS def Watseka 48-35

Bryce Barnes had 15 points

 

St. Joe Ogden def Rantoul 72-62

Jack Cook scored 32 points

 

Fisher def Uni-High 56-27

Carson Brozenec had 17 points

 

Milford def Westville 59-28

Tanner Sobkoviak led with 16 points

 

Schlarman def Armstrong Potomac 48-47

Dalton Loschen had 22 points for the Trojans surpassing 1,000 points in his career

 

Bismarck Henning/Rossville Alvin def Hoopeston Area 60-54

 

Urbana def Mahomet Seymour 65-52

 

IHSA Girls Basketball

2A Regional

GCMS def Peotone 51-37

Claire Retherford led with 17 points



 

2A Regional

St. Joe Ogden def Monticello 51-27

 

Big Ten

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 Frazier added 15 as the Illini handed the Spartans their third straight loss.

 

Michigan def Rutgers 77-65

 

IHSA Girls Basketball tonight

2A Regional at Herscher

Watseka vs Herscher 6pm

PBL vs Reed Custer 7:30pm

 

2A at Bismarck Henning/Rossville Alvin

Oakwood vs Hoopeston Area 6pm

 

1A Regional at Grant Park

Milford vs Tri-Point 7:30pm

 

1A Regional at Schlarman

Cissna Park vs Armstrong Potomac 7:30pm

 

1A Regional at Mt. Pulaski

Fisher vs Mt. Pulaski 7:30pm


 

Tonight on WPXN it’s IHSA Girls Regional action as the PBL Panthers will play Reed Custer a game that got postponed last night because of weather. Pregame at 7;15 with tipoff at 7:30.

 

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PBL Girls win Regional contest 66-31 over Iroquois West

IHSA Girls Basketball

2A Regional

PBL def Iroquois West 66-31

Mackenzie Bruns scored 22 points

 

Hoopeston Area def Georgetown Ridgefarm 53-29

Ali Watson scored 24 points

 

Non Tournament

Central Catholic def Prairie Central 61-29

Danville def Mahomet Seymour 60-39

 

IHSA Boys Basketball

Fisher def Cerro Gordo/Bement 66-45

Carson Brozenec scored 25 points

 

Oakwood def Hoopeston Area 73-49

 

A second member of the GCMS Falcons Class 2A State Championship Football team has decided to take his talents to the next level. Kicker Ben Frehill has said he will walk on at Oklahoma St.

 

IHSA Boys Basketball

PBL vs La Salatte

Cissna Park at Teutopolis

Watseka vs GCMS

Rantoul vs St. Joseph Ogden

Fisher at Uni-High  

Westville at Milford

Armstrong Potomac at Schlarman

Hoopeston Area at Bismarck Henning/Rossville Alvin

Mahomet Seymour at Urbana


 

IHSA Girls Regional

2A Herscher Regional

Watseka vs Herscher 6pm

PBL vs Reed Custer 7:30

 

2A Unity Regional

St. Joe Ogden vs Monticello 6pm

 

2A Beecher Regional

GCMS vs Peotone 7:30

 

Tonight on WPXN it’s Fighting Illini Basketball as Illinoi Hosts Michigan St. Pregame is at 5pm with tipoff at 6pm. Then it’s IHSA Girls basketball as the PBL Panthers take on Reed Custer in the Semi final of the Herscher 2A Regional.

 

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Patriots Win Supper Bowl 53 13-3 Over the LA Rams

ATLANTA (AP) — The Patriots are Super Bowl champions for the sixth time following a 13-3 win over the Los Angeles Rams. It was the lowest-scoring Super Bowl in the 53-year history of the game, and the first in which neither team reached the end zone until the fourth quarter. Julian Edelman was the MVP of Super Bowl 53 after missing all of last season with a torn ACL. Edelman had 10 receptions for 141 yards.


 

 

(Clifton--jc)  The Cissna Park Timberwolves are champions of the 2019 Sangamon Valley Conference Boys Basketball tournament. WIth the weather delays twice last week the tournament was run in about 27 hours for the eight teams in the contests. The Cissna Park Timberwolves beat the Paxton Buckley Loda Panthers 53 to 50 Saturday night in a game heard live on WPXN. The contest went back and forth the entire game.

Central Clifton’s Comets won the third place game against the Dwight Trojans.

 

On the WPXN All Tournament team…

Lamarius Lillard -Momence Redskins

Blake Castonguay - Watseka Warriors

Logan Graham- Dwight

Jacob Shoven - Central Clifton

Connor Lober - Cissna Park

Darryl Harris Central Clifton

Austin Gooden- Paxton Buckley Loda

Julian Stadeli - Cissna Park

Trey Van Winkle- Paxton Buckley Loda

Christian Stadeli -Cissna Park MVP



 

 

(Watseka--jc)  -- Watseka High School will be celebrating 50’s & 60’s Night at the Warrior boys’ basketball game on Friday, February 8th. The Warriors will be playing the PBL Panthers with the JV game tipping off at 6:00pm. The game will take place at Watseka’s Glenn Raymond Gym at 101 East Mulberry Street. All former coaches, managers, players, and cheerleaders from the Watseka Warriors (1950-1969), Paxton Mustangs (1950-1969), Buckley Dutchmasters (1950-1952), Loda Lions (1950-1952), and Buckley-Loda Rockets (1952-1969) are invited to attend and sign-up when arriving at the gym. All those who sign in will be introduced at halftime of the varsity game. Students and fans are encouraged to dress in a 50’s & 60’s attire. Doors will open at 5:00pm

 

IHSA Girls Regionals

2A Regional at Herscher

PBL vs Iroquois West

 

2A Regional at Bismarck Henning/Rossville Alvin

Hoopeston Area vs Georgetown Ridgefarm

 

Non tournament

Rantoul at Centennial

Mahomet Seymour at Danville

 

IHSA Boys Basketball

Cerro Gordo/Bement at Fisher

 

630am new

(Hersher--jc)  -- The IHSA Girls Regionals begin tonight. The Paxton Buckley Loda Panthers play Iroquois West at the Herscher Regional tonight. Our coverage begins after the Brad Underwood Show

6pm Fast Talk

7pm Brad Underwood Show

8pm IHSA Girls Regionals PBL vs Iroquois West.

 

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SVC Boys Tournament Finally to get Underway Tonight

IHSA Girls Basketball

GCMS def Ridgeview 46-40

Claire Retherford had 16 points

 

Bismarck Henning/ Rossville Alvin def Armstrong Potomac 59-20

 

Charleston def Mahomet Seymour 49-22

 

IHSA Boys Basketball tonight

SVC Tournament at Clifton Central

Cissna Park vs Iroquois West

Watseka vs Dwight

Clifton Central vs St. Anne

PBL vs Momence

 

Non Tournament

Olympia at Rantoul

Pontiac at St. Joe Ogden

Ridgeview at GCMS

Eureka at Fisher

Milford at Armstrong Potomac

Chrisman at Hoopeston Area

Mt. Zion at Mahomet Seymour

 

IHSA Girls Basketball tonight

PBL at Cissna Park at 5:30

Watseka at Dwight

Eureka at Fisher 5:30

Milford at Schlarman

 

Tonight on WPXN it’s IHSA Boys Basketball as we will cover the SVC Tournament from Clifton Central High School. Our pregame begins at 5:45 for Cissna Park and Iroquois West, followed by PBL and Momence.

 

Saturday morning it’s On the Sidelines from 7:15 to 8am brought to you by Compass Insurance Partners in Cissna Park, Paxton, and Gibson City.

 

Then it’s our monthly Live Action Auction from 8-9:30.

 

Following the auction it’s more coverage from the SVC Tournament. Pregame begins at 10:45.

 

Then we’ve got Fighting Illini Basketball as Illinois host Nebraska.

 

Then more coverage of the SVC Tournament.

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Illinois Loses to Minnesota Despite 30 from Trent Frazier

Big Ten

Trent Frazier scored 30 points but it wasn’t enough as Minnesota beat Illinois 86-75.

 

Rutgers def Indiana 66-58

 

 

(Minnesota--jc)  Even with the loss at Minnesota, University of Illinois Basketball Coach Brad Underwood says Georgi Behshanisvilli is improving each game…

 

 

U of I Mens Basketball Coach Brad Underwood

Next up for the Illini is a matchup on Saturday at noon against the Nebraska Cornhuskers.


 

IHSA Girls Basketball tonight

PBL @ Cissna Park

Iroquois vs Central Clifton

Watseka vs Dwight

Rantoul vs Pontiac

St. Joseph Ogden vs Bloomington Central Catholic

GCMS vs Ridgeview

Fisher vs Eureka

Milford at hoopeston Area

Armstrong Potomac at Bismarck Henning/ Rossville Alvin

 

IHSA Boys

SVC Tournament

Cissna Park vs Iroquois West

Watseka vs Dwight

Clifton Central vs St. Anne

PBL vs Momence

 

(Clifton--jc)  -- The 2019 Sangamon Valley Boys Conference Tournament begins tonight at Central Clifton High School. The Cissna Park Timberwolves are the number one seed in this year’s tourney. Cissna Park head Coach Kevin Long talks about the S-V-C…

 

 

Cissna Park Boys Basketball Coach Kevin Long

Our coverage on WPXN begins at 545 from the high school gym. The tip between Cissna Park at Iroquois West is at 6pm. Then our broadcast crew will head to the Junior High Gym for the Paxton Buckley Loda vs Momence contest. The other two games are Watseka vs Dwight in the Junior High gym at 6pm and the host Central Comets vs St Anne at 730 in the high school gym...the crater.


 

 

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Illinois Tries for 2 in a row in Big Ten Play

IHSA Boys Basketball

St. Joe Ogden def Monticello 51-49

Chance Izard led with 17 points

 

IHSA Girls Basketball

St. Joe Ogden def Mattoon 58-50

Bree Trimble scored 32 points

 

Big Ten

Michigan def  Ohio St. 65-49

Maryland def Northwestern 70-52

Wisconsin def Nebraska 62-51

 

NBA

Brooklyn def Chicago 122-117

 

Tonight on WPXN it’s Fighting Illini basketball as Illinois is on the road to take on the Minnesota Golden Gophers. Pregame at 7 with tip off at 8pm

 

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SVC Boys Tournament Postponed until Thursday

IHSA Girls Basketball

St. Thomas More def Rantoul 54-41

 

Heyworth def Fisher 56-49

 

Armstrong Potomac def Hoopeston Area 55-33

Maddie Buhr scored 20 points

 

IHSA Boys Basketball tonight weather permitting

Urbana at Rantoul

St. Joe Ogden at Monticello

Fieldcrest at GCMS

Flanagan Cornell at Fisher

Armstrong Potomac at Westville

Hoopeston Area at Oakwood

 

IHSA Girls Basketball

Iroquois West at Peotone

Beecher at Watseka

Mattoon at St. Joe Ogden

 

Big Ten tonight

Northwestern at Maryland

Wisconsin at Nebraska

Ohio St. at Michigan

 

The SVC Tournament games to be played in Clifton tonight have been postponed until Thursday.

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Watseka Girls win SVC Regular Season with 54-52 win over PBL

IHSA Girls Basketball

Watseka def PBL 54-52 to win the SVC regular season title

Natalie Schroeder scored 20 points

 

Momence def Cissna Park 38-22

Rantoul def Prairie Central 55-43

Tanaya Young had 15 points

 

Armstrong Potomac def Georgetown Ridgefarm 38-11

Maddie Buhr had 15 points

 

Schlarman def Hoopeston Area 81-28

 

McLean County/HOIC Tournament

Heyworth def Fisher 50-48

 

Danville Schlarman girls basketball standout Anaya Peoples has been selected as one of 24 High school girls in the country to the McDonald’s All American game.


 

IHSA Boys Basketball

McLean County/HOIC Tournament

Ridgeview def Fisher 50-33

 

Big Ten

Michigan St def Iowa 82-67

 

 

IHSA Boys Basketball tonight

PBL vs Tuscola

Cissna Park @ Watseka

Rantoul at Central Catholic

St. Joseph Ogden @ Prairie Central

Oakwood at Milford

Chrisman at Armstrong Potomac

Salt Fork at Hoopeston Area

Mahomet Seymour at Lincoln

 

McLean County/HOIC Tournament at Illinois Wesleyan Shirk Center

GCMS vs Fieldcrest

 

Big Ten tonight

Michigan at Indiana

 

Tonight on WPXN it’s IHSA Boys Basketball as the PBL Panthers host the Tuscola Warriors. Our pregame begins around 7:15.

 

On Saturday it’s On the Sidelines from 7:15 til 8 brought to you by Compass Insurance Partners in Cissna Park, Paxton, and Gibson City.

 

Then at 10am it’s Fighting Illini Basketball as Illinois travels to Maryland to take on the Terepins.

 

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Wisconsin wins 72-60 over Illinois

IHSA Boys Basketball

PBL def St. Thomas More 68-62

Mason Ecker scored 20 points

 

IHSA Girls Basketball

McLean County/HOIC Tournament

GCMS def Lexington 65-47

Claire Retherford had 19 points

 

Big Ten

Georgie B. Scored tallied 20 points and 8 rebounds but it wasn’t enough as Wisconsin def Illinois 72-60

Purdue def Ohio St. 79-67

 

NBA

Atlanta def Chicago 121-101

 

IHSA Boys Basketball Polls

1A

Cissna Park #2

Judah Christian received a vote

2A

GCMS #6

Monticello received a vote

4A

Danville #5






 

IHSA Girls Basketball Polls

1A

Schlarman

2A

Watseka #5

St. Joe Ogden #7


 

IHSA Girls Basketball tonight

PBL vs Watseka

Cissna Park @ Momence

Iroquois West@ Dwight

Rantoul @ Prairie Central

Bismarck Henning/Rossville Alvin at Milford

Armstrong Potomac at Georgetown Ridgefarm

Schlarman at Hoopeston Area

 

Tonight on WPXN it’s IHSA Girls Basketball as the PBL Lady Panthers host the Lady Warriors from Watseka. Our pregame begins around 7:15.

 

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Mariano Rivera, Roy Halladay, Edgar Martinez, and Mike Mussina Elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

IHSA Boys Basketball

McLean County/HOIC Tournament

GCMS def Tri Valley 61-41

 

Fisher def Lexington 73-42

Carson Brozenec scored 26 points

 

Non Tournament

Rantoul def Monticello 68-54

Hayden Cargo led with 18 points

 

St. Joe Ogden def Unity 48-37

Joel Orcutt had 18 points

 

Salt Fork def Milford 42-38

 

Oakwood def Armstrong Potomac 61-38

 

Centennial def Mahomet Seymour 63-60

 

IHSA Girls Basketball

McLean County/HOIC Tournament

El Paso Gridley def GCMS 46-45

 

Fisher def Tri Valley 56-53 OT

Sidney Hood scored 26 points

 

Non Tournament

Schlarman def Armstrong Potomac 72-18



 

Big Ten

Michigan def Minnesota 59-57

Northwestern def Indiana 73-66

 

NHL

Chicago def NY Islanders 3-2 Shootout

 

Mariano Rivera, Roy Halladay, Edgar Martinez, and Mike Mussina have made it to the Baseball Hall of Fame. Rivera, baseball’s career saves leader,  made history as being the first player to be elected on all 425 ballots.

 

Tonight on WPXN it’s IHSA Boys Basketball as the PBL Panthers will travel to take on the St. Thomas More Sabers as this is the make-up date for last night’s cancellation. Our pregame begins around 7pm. Then we will join in on Fighting Illini basketball as Illinois takes on Wisconsin.

 

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St. Joe Ogden Girls Earn 20th Win of Season

IHSA Girls Basketball

PBL def Unity 49-35

Baylee Cosgrove led with 12 points

 

South Newton def Iroquois West 51-27

 

St. Joe Ogden def Rantoul 63-24

Peyton Crowe scored 20 points

 

Bismarck Henning/Rossville Alvin def Hoopeston Area 57-34

 

Mahomet Seymour def Mattoon 54-42

Kailyn Northrup had 13 points

 

McLean County/HOIC Tournament

Ridgeview def Fisher 36-26

 

IHSA Boys Basketball

McLean County/HOIC Tournament

LeRoy def Fisher 64-52

 

Big Ten

Michigan State def Maryland 69-55

 

NBA

Bulls def Cavaliers 104-88


 

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Illinois second baseman Michael Massey was named to D1Baseball.com's Preseason All-America Third Team, the publication announced Monday. It is Massey's second preseason All-America honor after being named to Collegiate Baseball Newspaper's third team.

Massey was the nation's top defensive second baseman last year, earning the ABCA/Rawlings Gold Glove Award, and is one of the top returning hitters in the Big Ten. As a sophomore in 2018, he hit .326 with 17 doubles, three triples, six homers and 46 RBIs on his way to All-Region first team honors.

 

 

IHSA Boys Basketball tonight

PBL @ St. Thomas More

Iroquois @ South Newton

Watseka @ Danville High School

Rantoul @ BCC

St. Joseph Ogden vs Unity

Milford at Salt Fork

Armstrong Potomac at Oakwood

Centennial at Mahomet Seymour

 

McLean County/ HOIC Tournament

Tri Valley vs GCMS

Lexington vs Fisher

 

IHSA Girls Basketball tonight

Danville at Watseka

South Newton at Milford

Armstrong Potomac at Schlarman

 

McLean County/ HOIC Tournament

Fisher vs Tri Valley

 

Tonight on WPXN it’s NASCAR LIVE. Get the latest news in NASCAR from 6-7. Then it’s IHSA Boys Basketball as the PBL Panthers travel to take on the St. Thomas More Sabers.

 

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Iowa Routes Illinois 95-71

Big Ten

Iowa nailed down 15 3 pointers en route to a 95-71 win over Illinois.

 

NFL

LA Rams def New Orleans 26-23 OT

 

New England def Kansas City 37-31 OT

 

NHL

Chicago def Washington Capitals 8-5

 

IHSA Girls Basketball today

McLean County/HOIC Tournament

At El Paso

Fisher vs Ridgeview 1pm

 

Non Tournament

PBL vs Unity High

Iroquois West vs South Newton

Rantoul vs St. Joseph Ogden


 

IHSA Boys Basketball today

McLean County/HOIC Tournament

At El Paso

Fisher vs LeRoy 2:30pm

 

Tonight on WPXN it’s Fast Talk. Get the latest news in NASCAR from 6-7.





 

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Watseka wins SVC Girls Tournament with Win over PBL

IHSA Girls Basketball

SVC Tournament

Championship Game

Watseka def PBL 61-53

Natalie Schroeder led with 16 points

Mackenzie Bruns led the Panthers with 32 points

 

3rd place game

Central def Momence 52-28

 

Dwight def Cissna Park 57-26

 

St. Anne def Iroquois West 45-35

WPXN All tournament team

Sloan Boyce Cissna Park

Melissa Stewart Dwight

Riley Thompson Central

Megan Harris Watseka

Caitlyn Gerdes Central

Bailey Cosgrove PBL

Natalie Schroeder Watseka

Co-MVP

MaKenzie Bruns PBL

Kennedy Bauer-Watseka

 

Non Tournament

St. Joe Ogden def Pontiac 70-48

Bree Trimble scored 26 points

 

GCMS def Dee Mack 40-29

Hannah Hathaway and Claire Retherford each had 12 points

 

Ridgeview def Fisher 52-25

 

Milford def Judah Christian 57-45

Jakki Mowrey led with 12 points

 

Prairie Central def Unity 42-20

Elly Haberkorn had 17 points

 

IHSA Boys

VVC Tournament

Armstrong Potomac def Westville 33-26

Kyler Stephens had 10 points

 

Oakwood def Salt Fork 50-38

 

Bismarck Henning/Rossville Alvin def Hoopeston Area 49-34

 

Big Ten

Michigan st. def Nebraska 70-64


 

IHSA Boys Basketball tonight

Dwight @ Cissna Park

Iroquois West at Illinois Lutheran

Watseka @ Momence

Rantoul vs IVC

Olympia at St. Joe Ogden

Dee mack at GCMS

Fisher vs Heyworth




 

IHSA Girls Basketball tonight

VVC Tournament at David S. Palmer Arena in Danville

5th Place

Hoopeston Area vs Armstrong Potomac

3rd Place

Westville vs Salt Fork

Championship Game

Oakwood vs Bismarck Henning/ Rossville Alvin


 

Boys Basketball on Saturday

VVC Tournament at David S. Palmer Arena in Danville

5th Place Game

Armstrong Potomac vs Georgetown Ridgefarm

3rd Place Game

Hoopeston Area vs Salt Fork

Championship Game

Oakwood vs Bismarck Henning/ Rossville Alvin



 

Tonight on WPXN it’s IHSA Boys Basketball as the Rantoul Eagles take on IVC pregame at 7pm with tip around 7:15.

 

Saturday morning it’s On the Sidelines from 7:15 til 8am brought to you by Compass Insurance Partners in Cissna Park, Paxton, and Gibson City.

 

Then it’s our WPXN Live Action Auction from 8-10. Bid Buy and Save on Gift Certificates and items from area businesses.

 

Saturday afternoon it’s IHSA Boys Basketball as the Cissna Park Timberwolves take on St. Anne. our Pregame begins at 2:15 with tip off at 2:30pm.

 

On Sunday it’s Fighting Illini basketball as Illinois travels to take on the Iowa Hawkeyes. Pregame at 11am with tip off at noon.

 

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Illinois's Offense on Fire in 95-64 Win over Minnesota

IHSA Girls Basketball

SVC Tournament

PBL def Momence 61-24

Baylee Cosgrove and Mackenzie Bruns each scored 18 points

 

Watseka def Clifton Central 63-27

Kennedy Bauer had 19 points

 

Cissna Park def Iroquois West 44-32

 

Dwight def St. Anne 51-20

 

VVC Tournament

Armstrong Potomac def Georgetown Ridgefarm 46-17

Hope Hambleton had 17 points

 

Oakwood def Westville 48-18

Bismarck Henning/Rossville Alvin def Salt Fork 31-25

 

Big Ten

Illinois’s offense was explosive as they snapped a 5 game losing streak with a 95-68 victory over the Minnesota Golden Gophers. Ayo Dosunmu led with 23 points and Georgie B. had 20 points and 8 rebounds.

 

Iowa def Penn St. 89-82

 

Tonight on WPXN it’s Championship day of the SVC Girls Basketball Tournament. Our Pregame begins 5:45 for the 3rd place game between Clifton Central and Momence followed by the Championship game between PBL and Watseka.  

 

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GCMS Falcons Earn a 48-41 Overtime win at Cissna Park Timberwolves

IHSA Boys Basketball

PBL def Iroquois West 64-28

Trey Van Winkle led with 15 points

 

GCMS def Cissna Park 48-41 OT

Bryce Barnes and Ryland Holt each had 16 points

 

Rantoul def Unity 54-52

Kamryn Rome had 13 points

 

St. Joe Ogden def St. Thomas More 63-48

Chance Izzard scored 28 points

 

Prairie Central def Olympia 72-46

Trey Bazzell led with 15 points

 

Mahomet Seymour def Washington 59-54

Grant Coleman scored 22 points

 

VVC Tournament

Bismarck Henning/ Rossville Alvin def Westville 48-22

Hoopeston Area def Armstrong Potomac 52-34

Oakwood def Georgetown Ridgefarm 58-25

 

IHSA Girls Basketball

VVC Tournament

Bismarck Henning/ Rossville Alvin def Armstrong Potomac 46-22

Oakwood def Hoopeston Area 63-29

Salt Fork def Georgetown Ridgefarm 38-16



 

Big Ten

Purdue def Rutgers 89-54

 

IHSA Boys Basketball Poll

1A

Cissna Park #2

Judah Christian received votes

2A

GCMS #6

Monticello received votes

4A

Danville #5

 

IHSA Girls Basketball Poll

1A

Schlarman #1

2A

St. Joe Ogden #10

Bismarck Henning/Rossville Alvin received votes

 

 

 

(Champaign--ab) Ayo Dosunmu is on a collision course to the NBA next season if he continues to put up big numbers like the 19 points he put up in the first half of the Illini game against #2 Michigan. Illinois head Coach Brad Underwood continues to rave over the freshman.

 

 

Illini Basketball Coach Brad Underwood

 

Tonight on WPXN it’s IHSA Girls Basketball with games from the SVC Girls Tournament. Our pre game begins at 5:45 for Watseka and Clifton Central with PBL and Momence to follow.

 

Then it’s Fighting Illini Basketball as Illinois hosts the Minnesota Golden Gophers.

 

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PBL, Watseka, Momence Earn 1st Round Wins in SVC Girls Tournament

IHSA Girls Basketball

SVC Tournament

PBL def Iroquois West 54-22

Makenzie Bruns led with 13 points

 

Momence def Cissna Park 26-17

 

Watseka def St. Anne 66-6

Mallory Drake had 16 points

 

VVC Tournament

Salt Fork def Armstrong Potomac 37-27

 

Westville def Hoopeston Area 54-41

 

Non Tournament

Urbana def Rantoul 85-32

 

St. Joe Ogden def Monticello 67-21

Peyton Crowe had 17 points

 

GCMS def Lexington 45-38

Claire Retherford led with 12 points

 

Schlarman def Milford 69-23

 

IHSA Boys Basketball

VVC Tournament

Bismarck Henning/Rossville Alvin def Armstrong Potomac 52-34

 

Hoopeston Area def Westville 47-35

 

Non Tournament

Watseka def Beecher 57-25

Blake Castonguay had 19 points

 

Big Ten

Maryland def Wisconsin 64-60

Nebraska def Indiana 66-51

 

NHL

New Jersey Devils def Chicago Blackhawks 8-5

 

IHSA Boys basketball tonight

PBL vs Iroquois West

Cissna Park vs GCMS

Rantoul @ Unity

St. Joe Ogden at St. Thomas More

Fisher vs Olympia

 

Tonight on WPXN it’s IHSA Boys Basketball as we will have double coverage with Cissna Park vs GCMS and PBL vs Iroquois West. Our pregame begins at 6:45.

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Sangamon Valley Conference Girls Tournament Starts Tonight

NFL

AFC Divisional Round

New England Patriots def LA Chargers 41-28

 

NFC Divisional Round

New Orleans Saints def Philadelphia Eagles 20-14

 

Sat

AFC Divisional Round

Kansas City Chiefs def Indianapolis Colts 31-13

 

NFC Divisional Round

LA Rams def Dallas Cowboys 30-22

 

Big Ten Basketball

Michigan def Northwestern 80-60

Michigan St. def Penn St. 71-56

 

IHSA Girls Basketball

Sangamon Valley Conference Girls Tournament

at Onarga

PBL vs Iroquois West

Cissna Park vs Momence

at Gilman

Watseka vs St. Anne

Dwight vs Central Clifton

 

Vermillion Valley Conference Tournament

At David S. Palmer Arena, Danville

Westville vs Hoopeston Area

Salt Fork vs Armstrong Potomac

Bismarck Henning Rossville Alvin vs Georgetown Ridgefarm

Non Tournament

Rantoul at Urbana

St. Joseph Ogden at Monticello

GCMS at Lexington

Fisher at Fieldcrest


 

IHSA Boys Basketball

Vermillion Valley Conference Tournament

At Bismarck

Salt Fork vs Georgetown Ridgefarm

Bismarck Henning Rossville Alvin vs Armstrong Potomac

Hoopeston Area vs Westville

 

Non Tournament

Beecher at Watseka

 

Tonight on WPXN it’s IHSA Girls Basketball with coverage of the Sangamon Valley Conference Tournament at Onarga. Our pre game begins at 5:45 for the first game between PBL and Iroquois West. Then we will have Cissna Park and Momence.

 

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