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UPDATE: 9 p.m.

Wayne McClain's Maroons knocked off Springfield Lanphier 78-73 in a Class 3A sectional semifinal. The Lions were ranked second in 3A.

St. Thomas More led most of the way but came up short against Heyworth in a Class 1A super-sectional. The Hornets won 72-62.



Fred Kroner is at Illinois State's Redbird Arena, where St. Thomas More hopes to make state for the first time. The Sabers are taking on Heyworth in a Class 1A quarterfinal.

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Matt Daniels is in Mattoon where Champaign Central takes on highly touted Springfield Lanphier in a Class 3A sectional semifinal. The Maroons upset Centennial to get there.

Follow Daniels' updates on Twitter here.


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Fred Kroner wrote on March 11, 2014 at 6:03 pm
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Class 1 super-sectional at Illinois State University

St. Thomas More starters:

6-3 Kyler Jones

6-0 Storm Joop

5-10 Keaton Davis

5-11 Mike Plecki

6-3 Doug Wallen


Heyworth starters:

5-9 Justin Witten

6-1 Dallas Lee

6-4 Kaleb marr

6-1 Wesley Anderson

6-0 Kyle Schultz


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