Monday, Sep 1, 2014
Harrisburg Headed to First Final Four
CARBONDALE -- The Harrisburg Bulldogs are heading to the final four for the first time in school history after beating Teutopolis 77-66 at the SIU Class 2A Super-Sectional Tuesday night.
The Bulldogs (31-1) took the lead two minutes into the game and never looked back, taking a seven-point lead after the first quarter and an 11-point advantage at halftime.
Tyler Smithpeters led all scorers with 25 points and nine rebounds. He also picked up three steals. Eli Taborn-Scott added 21 points for the Bullodgs, Capel Henshaw pitched in 17.
Harrisburg will play the winner of the UIS Super-Sectional between St. Joseph-Ogden and Riverton in the state semifinals Friday night at 8:15 p.m. at Carver Arena in Peoria.
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