Thursday, Aug 21, 2014
Tourney Championships Wrap Up Post-Holiday Hoops
Trico rallies from 12 down to edge Egyptian on a late-game layin 60-59. The Pioneers win their host invitational and finish (5-0) in tourney play.
Harrisburg finishes up their third game in 24 hours, stymies Goreville in the first half for a 27 point halftime lead, to pull away for the 78-63 win. The Bulldogs win their host tournament with an undefeated mark (4-0) and are off to a (4-1) start on the season.
Murphysboro cruises to a 60 point win over St. Louis Carnahan 85-25. Red Devils win the Ernie Bozarth Memorial Tourney with a (4-0) mark.
Vandalia hangs on in a wild finish at the Du Quoin Tip-Off Classic in the afternoon. Vandals survive two last chance three pointers to hand Benton their first loss of the season 34-31.
Wind: 14 MPH
Humidity: 63 %