Longest-tenured varsity basketball head coaches at one school, courtesy Jeff Huth
Nancy Stiff, Arcola
This week's: Boys' basketball
SCHOOL (Prvs.) RECORD
1. Paxton-Buckley-Loda (1) 14-0 n Assigned to its own Class 2A regional
2. Danville (2) 8-6 n Assigned to Bradley-B. Class 4A regional
3. Salt Fork (3) 14-1 n Assigned to its own Class 1A regional at Catlin
Question of the Week:
Who wins Friday's boys' basketball game, Central or Centennial?
Staff writer MARCUS JACKSON says ... CENTENNIAL
TRI-COUNTY GIRLS' BASKETBALL
The Titans (12-4) raised their winning streak to seven games by opening Little Okaw Valley Conference action with back-to-back wins. Amber Meyer had 15 points and Autumn Meyer 14 points in a win against South Piatt.
ARCOLA BOYS' BASKETBALL
Wrestling in Saturday spotlight
Recently: Diver followed up on win at New Trier Invitational with a record-setting performance in the Centennial Invitational. His score of 528.85 took down a record that had stood since 1994 (463.80).
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In an effort to attract students, Penn State offered $5 student tickets for Tuesday's game. Ticket sales benefited the PSU Dance Marathon, a worthy operation that raises funds for pediatric cancer research.
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - So that's what happens when Illinois doesn't light the nets on fire.
The Illini come fluttering back down to earth.
Penn State stumped No. 16 Illinois with a 57-55 upset tonight at sparsely attended Bryce Jordan Center.
ESPN reporting Corey Liuget is third Illini to declare early
ANN ARBOR, Mich.— Michigan picked San Diego State's Brady Hoke as its new football coach on Tuesday, hours after LSU said Les Miles would be staying in the Bayou.