1yComing off an injury, Jabari Parker scored 20 points and dished out five assists as Simeon defeated United Township 77-20 in a first-round matchup at the Pontiac Holiday Tournament Thursday night.
1yProvidence-St. Mel and coach Tim Irvin believe they have something special this season -- led by the three-headed attack of Khalil Small, Kevin King and Teadric Anderson -- and look forward to a rematch with Seton Academy.
1yIt's hard to pinpoint exactly what type of player Jabari Parker projects to in the NBA, considering he hasn't even finished his high school career, but some are already comparing him to Carmelo Anthony and Paul Pierce.
1yOswego has had plenty of tests in its 8-1 start to the season, and will have another tough stretch with the Proviso West Tournament this week.
1yA challenge by T.F. North coach Tim Bankston has helped spur a big year for senior Nick Wood, who has helped lead his team into the thick of IHSA title contention this year.
1yCheck out the full episode of "Rocky Clark: The Legacy Lives On".
1yWhitney Young still holds the No. 1 slot as Joe Collins and Taylor Bell break down this week's IHSA rankings.
Preps Basketball Power Rankings
1. Curie (24-1) (1)
2. Stevenson (23-1) (2)
3. Marian Catholic (23-2) (3)
4. Whitney Young (21-6) (4)
5. Orr (20-4) (5)
6. Fremd (24-0) (6)
7. Zion-Benton (23-3) (7)
8. Simeon (18-6) (8)
9. Morgan Park (16-6) (10)
10. Larkin (23-3) (11)
Preps Football Power Rankings
1. Mount Carmel (13-1) *7A state champion
2. Naperville Central (11-3) *8A state champion
3. Loyola (12-2) *8A runner-up
4. Batavia (13-1) *6A state champion
5. Lake Zurich (12-2) *7A runner-up
6. Montini (13-1) *5A runner-up
7. Glenbard West (11-2)
8. Stevenson (10-3)
9. Marist (9-4)
10. Richards (12-2) *6A runner-up