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    SIJHSAA Basketball Post-Season Results

    by  • February 10, 2014 • Sports

    SALEM – Franklin Park and Centralia will battle Monday night for the Salem Regional with the winner advancing to the SIJHSAA State Tournament this weekend at Rend Lake College. Salem is trying to pull off the upset while the Tigers are looking for yet another trip to the state tournament.  Something they have come...

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    Curry, Thompson lead Warriors past Bulls 102-87

    by  • February 7, 2014 • Sports

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry had 34 points and nine assists, Klay Thompson scored 22 points and the undermanned Golden State Warriors rallied from 16 down in the first half to beat the Chicago Bulls 102-87 on Thursday night. With big men Andrew Bogut and David Lee sidelined with injuries, Golden State’s streaky...

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    SIU-Edwardsville edges SE Missouri 93-88 in OT

    by  • February 7, 2014 • Sports

    EDWARDSVLLE, Ill. (AP) — Donivine Stewart scored nine points, dished out 11 assists and sank the final free throws that cemented SIU-Edwardsville’s 91-88 overtime win over Southeast Missouri State on Thursday night. Rozell Nunn scored 21 points and had eight rebound for SIU-Edwardsville (9-15, 5-5 Ohio Valley Conference), which shot 49 percent from the...

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    Eastern Illinois rallies to beat UT-Martin 91-79

    by  • February 7, 2014 • Sports

    CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — Sherman Blanford scored a career-high 30 points Thursday, 23 in the second half, and Eastern Illinois rallied to beat UT-Martin 91-79, handing the Skyhawks their third-straight loss. Dylan Chatman scored 17, Josh Piper and Alex Austin had 11 each, and Eastern Illinois (9-14, 6-5 Ohio Valley) avenged a Jan. 23,...

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