Girls Basketball

Girls Basketball

Prep Highlights: Danville puts together complete performance

In girls' basketball

Paris North American Lighting Tournament

Prep highlights: Tri-County holds off Tuscola

In girls' basketball

Paris North American Lighting Tournament: Rockville (Ind.) 43, Centennial 40. Despite 13 points from Shoentera Russell and 11 points from Amia Wright, Centennial (0-1) dropped its season opener.Prairie Central

HS Girls Basketball: Tuscola vs. Tri-County 2017

Tuscola vs. Tri-County in a prep basketball game at Tuscola High School on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017.

Girls' basketball storylines: Getting the ball rolling for the new season

No Scott, no problem for Vikings
DANVILLE — Former Duke commit and current Illinois signee Arieal Scott will be part of her third girls’ basketball team in four seasons, as she is currently on first-year Danville coach Demetric Hightower’s roster.

HS Girls BKB: Tip-Off Classic 2017

St. Joseph-Ogden vs. Iroquois West and Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley vs.

Prep Highlights: Girls' basketball

In girls' basketball

Prairie Central Turkey Tournament

HS Girls Basketball: Fisher vs. Unity

Fisher vs. Unity in a prep basketball game at Fisher High School on Monday, Nov. 13, 2017.

'Always been a fighter'

CHAMPAIGN — A little less than a year after she committed to Duke, sharp-shooting Urbana senior Arieal Scott announced that she won't be heading east after all. Instead, she'll be staying home to play for Illinois and new coach Nancy Fahey, Scott announced on Twitter late Tuesday night.

Urbana standout Scott commits to Illini

Urbana senior Arieal Scott has verbally committed to Illinois women's basketball, doing so on Tuesday night and giving new coach Nancy Fahey one of the top shooters in the state and in the Class of 2018.

Scott posted an announcement on her Twitter account late Tuesday night.

On your mark, get set ...

With the start of high school sports just days away, we asked prep sports coordinator Anthony Zilis to answer five burning questions.

1. Will Mahomet-Seymour repeat as state cross country champions?

The Mahomet-Seymour cross-country team didn't just win a state title a year ago. They ran an historic race.