5mTwo of the state's top five teams collided in an epic showdown for the city title, but after four overtimes at Chicago State, it was No. 1 Curie on top of No. 4 Whitney Young by a score of 69-66.
5mSquads from the city and the suburbs collide this weekend at the City/Suburban Shootout, with games between Marian Catholic and Lake Forest and Stevenson and Simeon.
5mEdgy Tim caught up with Nazarethy Academy football head coach Tim Racki to discuss Racki's time at Driscoll Catholic as well as his outlook on the 2014 season.
5mCameron Green picked up an offer from Iowa State, his sixth offer. That, and more, in EDGY Tim's recruiting notes from the 2015 class.
5mCSN Preps hoops analyst Scott Phillips previews Week 12 of High School Lites action, including some of the best 1-on-1 matchups of the season -- like Cliff Alexander vs. Jahlil Okafor.
5mWhile the 2015 Illinois recruiting class may not shape up to be as strong as this year's group, there's still a handful of talented prospects from the Land of Lincoln that are getting a lot of attention.
5mKansas-bound power forward Cliff Alexander and the Curie Condors survive the battle against city rival Simeon Sunday night at Chicago State, advancing to the semi-finals of the CPS City Playoffs.
Preps Basketball Power Rankings
1. Whitney Young (29-5) *4A state champions
2. Morgan Park (23-6) *3A state champions
3. Benet (25-8) *4A second place
4. Stevenson (32-2) *4A third place
5. Orr (26-5) *3A third place
6. Marian Catholic (28-3)
7. Bogan (25-6)
8. North Chicago (26-5)
9. Loyola (25-6)
10. Glenbard North (24-6)
Preps Football Power Rankings
1. Mount Carmel (13-1) *7A state champions
2. Naperville Central (11-3) *8A state champions
3. Loyola (12-2) *8A second place
4. Batavia (13-1) *6A state champions
5. Lake Zurich (12-2) *7A second place
6. Montini (13-1) *5A second place
7. Glenbard West (11-2)
8. Stevenson (10-3)
9. Marist (9-4)
10. Richards (12-2) *6A second place