Phillips didn't come out of nowhere to shock the high school football world like they did in 2014. But the results have been nearly identical. Now, the Wildcats sit one win away from making history.
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EDGY Tim is getting you ready for state championship weekend in DeKalb by previewing the 2A state title game between Downs (Tri-Valley) and Auburn.
10mCheck out highlights from No. 6 Lake Forest's overtime victory over No. 19 Notre Dame on Friday night.
10mCheck out highlights from St. Ignatius' victory over St. Laurence on Friday evening.
10mCheck out highlights from Eisenhower's thrilling victory over Lemont on Friday evening.
10mCheck out highlights from King's big win over Hyde Park on Friday evening.
10mCheck out highlights from Westinghouse's tight victory over Raby on Friday evening.
10mEdgy Tim identified the four factors credited to Illinois State's assent to the top of the national football rankings.
10mPreps Insider Scott Phillips breaks down why playing out of state is actually a benefit for Illinois high school teams.