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  • High school boys basketball: Hinsdale Central boys back on track

    DOWNERS GROVE – The instructions to Chris Eck at halftime were simple – get to the hoop.The Hinsdale ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 4:01 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Downers Grove South learns lesson, finishes strong in tourney

    WHEATON – Basketball is the most spontaneous of games.Actions and events fluctuate from moment to mo ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 1:46 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Downers Grove North bested by buzzer-beater

    GLEN ELLYN – Devin Blake and his Downers Grove North boys basketball teammates played a fantastic second half against Glenbard West.
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 11:44 am
  • High school girls basketball: Progress puts Downers Grove North in prime position

    VILLA PARK – It had been a while since Jaida Green and her Downers Grove North girls basketball teammates had been in this position.
    Jan. 19, 2016 - 2:17 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Justin Pierce buzzer-beater lifts Glenbard West against Downers Grove North (with video)

    GLEN ELLYN – It wasn't Justin Pierce's best game of the season, not by a long shot. But when he was ...
    Jan. 15, 2016 - 11:07 pm
  • High school boys and girls basketball: Downers Grove North vs.Glenbard West boys tipoff in West Suburban Silver

    The three-day Martin Luther King Junior holiday weekend will keep boys and girls basketball teams plenty busy. Between conference games and Martin Lut ...
    Jan. 15, 2016 - 11:23 am
  • High school boys basketball: York rebounds with win after OT loss, looks ahead to challenging weekend

    ELMHURST – Five straight wins led York’s boys basketball team to the title at its own Jack Tosh holiday tournament.
    Jan. 15, 2016 - 8:45 am
  • High school boys basketball: Hinsdale Central gains big-game experience in loss to Lyons Township

    HINSDALE – Lyons Township’s boys basketball team proved it can take the heat.In front of a capacity ...
    Jan. 14, 2016 - 5:03 pm
  • High school boys basketball: All hands on deck in dominant Downers Grove South win

    BERWYN – Downers Grove South’s boys basketball team has what every coach covets – multiple options other teams must plan to stop or try to neutralize.
    Jan. 13, 2016 - 7:20 am
  • High school boys basketball: Downers Grove North 'road warriors' pick up win in home opener (with video)

    DOWNERS GROVE – Bryan Jakobsze had to wait a while to play in his first varsity home game as a member of Downers Grove North’s basketball team.
    Jan. 12, 2016 - 4:51 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Downers Grove North tops York in double OT

    DOWNERS GROVE – Bryan Jakobsze and Anthony Castelvecchi were playing in their first varsity home games for Downers Grove North.
    Jan. 10, 2016 - 5:21 pm
  • High school boys basketball: 5 key games to watch this weekend

    Holiday tournaments are in the rearview mirror for boys basketball teams across the state, and now the conference races are about to heat up as teams ...
    Jan. 8, 2016 - 12:12 pm
  • High school boys basketball (VIDEO): Strong tourney sets up Hinsdale South for second half

    ELMHURST – Regardless of opponent, Barret Benson and his Hinsdale South basketball teammates were looking to play a strong game.
    Jan. 8, 2016 - 9:43 am
  • High school girls basketball: Downers Grove North shows fortitude in run to tourney finale

    WHEATON – Since senior Lauren Porcelli joined Downers Grove North’s girls basketball program as a freshman, her family has brought bagels, donuts, cho ...
    Jan. 6, 2016 - 4:55 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Downers Grove South still has eyes on conference prize despite tourney finish

    ELMHURST – There was no deja vu for Sam Ebersold and his Downers Grove South boys basketball teammates.
    Jan. 6, 2016 - 12:40 pm
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