IHSA Girls Basketball
Watseka def PBL 39-30
Kinzie Parsons led with 12 points
Cissna Park def Momence 44-35
Bonnie Russell had 17 points
Dwight def Iroquois West 35-24
Dee Mack def GCMS 40-23
Ridgeview def Fisher 51-27
Armstrong Potomac def Georgetown Ridgefarm 51-20
Mattie Kennel had 12 points
Normal West def Mahomet Seymour 63-40
(Champaign--jc) -- It’s 7 in a row for the University of Illinois Fighting Men’s basketball team with a 59 to 51 win over the Minnesota Golden Gophers last night in Champaign. U of I Men’s Coach Brad Underwood said the game was a struggle, but gave credit to Minnesota…
U of I Men’s Basketball Coach Brad Underwood
Next up for the Illini is a road game on Sunday at Iowa. The broadcast begins at 11 Sunday morning with the opening tip at Noon.
(Paxton-jc) --The Paxton Buckley Loda Lady Panthers were in Watseka last night to take on the Lady Warriors for the top spot in the conference. The Panthers beat the Warriors to win the Sangamon Valley Conference tournament last Saturday. Last night, the Warriors got some revenge with a 39 to 30 win. One positive for the Lady Panthers is their depth. P-B-L Girls Basketball Coach Nathan Lawler says he can play 12 kids any given night.
P-B-.L Girls Basketball Coach Nathan Lawler
(GIlman-Onarga--jc) -- The Paxton Buckley Loda Panthers are the number 1 seed in next weeks Sangamon Valley Conference Tournament. The tournament is set for Iroquois West High School in Gilman and Onarga Middle School in Onarga. The Panthers take on the Momence Redskins at 6 on Tuesday night in Gilman. The second game in Gilman on Tuesday is Central Clifton and Watseka. Cissna Park is the number 2 seed and will face Iroquois West in Onarga at 6 on Tuesday followed by number 3 seed St Anne and Dwight. The final 4 is set for one week from today in Onarga with Championship Day set for Saturday February 8 in Onarga. Games start at 3 in Onarga. The Championship game tips around 7-30 that evening at Onarga Middle School.
(Paxton-cf)- The PBL Panthers have a rematch of the Championship game of the Holiday Hoopla Championship game earlier this season. They will be taking on Tuscola, and coach Schonaur says that the keys are simple, hit your shots limit the three point shooting, and keep Jalon Quinn in front of them.
PBL Boys HC Adam Schonaur.
IHSA Boys Basketball Tonight
PBL at Tuscola
Cissna Park vs Watseka
Rantoul vs Central Catholic
St. Joe Ogden vs Prairie Central
GCMS at Dee Mack
Fisher at Heyworth
Milford at Oakwood
Armstrong Potomac at Chrisman
Mahomet Seymour at Lincoln
IHSA Boys Basketball on Saturday
Cissna Park vs Milford
Iroquois West at Beecher Shootout
Rantoul at Mahomet Seymour
St. Joe Ogden at Westville
GCMS at Salt Fork
Tonight on WPXN it’s IHSA Boys Basketball as the PBL Panthers are on the Road to take on the Tuscola Warriors. Pregame at 6:45 with tip around 7pm.
Saturday Morning it’s On the Sidelines from 7-8 brought to you by Compass Insurance Partners in Paxton and Cissna Park, MATCO Fire Equipment in Paxton, Monical’s Pizza in Paxton, Shield’s Automart in Paxton and Shield’s Auto Center in Rantoul.
Then it’s our Live Action Auction from 8-10.
On Sunday it’s Fighting Illini Basketball as Illinois is at Iowa to take on the Hawkeyes at noon. Pregame at 11am.