Local Sports

High School Boys Basketball

 

Friday 2/2

 

Knoxville 40 vs Rushville-Industry 46

 

Peoria Heights 30 vs Bushnell-Prairie City 69

-Devin Yocum (BPC): 20 points

 

PORTA 34 vs Macomb (15-7) 51

-Ben Higgins/John Fuhr (MHS): 12 points each

-MHS: Wins eighth consecutive game

 

Saturday 2/3

 

Illini West 49 vs Western 56

 

(5) West Hancock 73 vs Lovejoy 48

 

High School Girls Basketball

 

Saturday 2/3

 

(3) Illini West 39 vs (7) Western/Payson 24

-Baylee Clampitt (IW): 17 points

 

West Hancock 42 vs Quincy High 47

 

WIU Mens Basketball

 

Saturday 2/3

 

Oral Roberts 56 vs Western Illinois (11-11, 2-7) 82

-Dalan Ancrum: 25 points, 7 rebounds

-Kobe Webster: 21 points, 6 rebounds

 

WIU Womens Basketball

 

Saturday 2/3

 

Western Illinois (17-7, 7-3) 85 vs Oral Roberts 63

-Emily Clemens: 31 points, 7 rebounds, 10 assists 

-Clemens: becomes Summit League all-time assists leader

-Taylor Higginbotham: 16 points, 9 rebounds