1yIn a battle of the No. 1 and No. 2 teams in the state of Illinois, Simeon came out on top, edging Young, 44-41 at Chicago State. The Wolverines were led by Jaylon Tate's 12 points. Jabari Parker finished with seven points.
1yCheck out High School Lites: Week 9 as Susannah Collins and CSNChicago.com run down all of the week's top preps action.
1yLamon Dawkins and St. Benedict face an all-important matchup this weekend against Hope Academy, with the winner grabbing the No. 1 seed in the Class 1A regional tournament.
1ySt. Viator guard Kevin Hammarlund may not fill up the box score, but he's molded himself into an outstanding defensive player who brings plenty more to the table.
1yLongtime Brother Rice football coach Tim Mitchell passed away on Tuesday at the age of 72. CSNChicago.com's Taylor Bell remembers back to his legacy in Chicago.
1yThe Chicago Public School system has reported suspended Simeon coach Robert Smith and Morgan Park coach Nick Irvin after last week's postgame shooting.
1yFarragut Career Academy boys basketball coach William "Wolf" Nelson recently secured his 400th career win, but a state title still eludes him. Now in his 22nd year, Nelson has no plans of giving up the chase.
Preps Basketball Power Rankings
1. Stevenson (6-0) (1)
2. Simeon (3-0) (2)
3. Bogan (7-0) (5)
4. St. Rita (4-1) (6)
6. Whitney Young (2-1) (7)
7. Morgan Park (2-2) (3)
8. Kenwood (6-1) (8)
25. Bartlett (7-1) (NR)