Parker powers Simeon past Oak Hill


Parker powers Simeon past Oak Hill

By Michael O'Brien
Season Pass

Simeons Jabari Parker didnt just dominate the Wolverines 81-68 win over Oak Hill Monday at the Hoop Hall Classic in Springfield, Mass. He put on a show.

The 6-9 Duke recruit scored in nearly every way possible, impressing a national television audience with his post moves, three point shooting, transition baskets, mid-range game and high-flying dunks. He finished with 28 points and five rebounds, shooting 12-for-19 from the floor.

Parker scored Simeons first 11 points, helping the Wolverines to an 11-5 lead they never relinquished.

Simeon senior Jaylon Tate, an Illini recruit, ran the show. He scored 10 points and handed out eight assists, helping the Wolverines, play with more focus and cohesion then theyve demonstrated all season.

Oak Hill, ranked No. 10 in the country by USA Today was able to cut the Simeon lead to three points numerous times in the second half, but the Wolverines, ranked No. 11 by USA Today continually responded.

Kendrick Nunn added 21 points and nine rebounds and Kendall Pollard scored 11. Sophomore DJ Williams continued his recent emergence, adding eight points off the bench for Simeon (15-2).

Wintrust Athlete of the Week: Fremd's Grace Tworek

Wintrust Athlete of the Week: Fremd's Grace Tworek

This week's Wintrust Athlete of the Week is Fremd senior Grace Tworek. 

Tworek has led the Vikings on and off the court this season. Last week, the Harvard commit put up a career-high 29 points in a win over Wheeling. 

Learn more about Tworek's success in the video above. 

High School Lites basketball roundup: Week 8

High School Lites basketball roundup: Week 8

Check out the high school hoops highlights from some of the best games around the state, and be sure to follow @CSNPreps for all of the latest scores, highlights and analysis. 


High School Lites basketball montage: Week 8

Highlights: Bogan takes down No. 1 Simeon

Highlights: Fremd holds off Conant in thriller

Highlights: Marist scores a close win over Benet

Highlights: Thornton edges Thornwood in rivalry game

Highlights: Hillcrest tops T.F. South

Highlights: Evanston knocks off Niles North

Highlights: Marengo outduels Burlington Central

Highlights: Brother Rice escapes with an OT win over Bishop McNamara

Highlights: Marian Catholic squeaks by Notre Dame

In the Gym at EFT: Baseball shoulder rehab

Athlete of the Week: Fremd's Grace Tworek

Edgy Tim talks with Samson Evans