PEORIA, Ill. Simeon and Proviso East staged one of the all-time great state championship games Saturday at Carver Arena.
739 Illinois high school boys basketball teams had dreams of playing in Peoria in March. Only four of them get the right to call themselves state champs. Two schools have already been crowned.
Simeon vs. Proviso East.
By Paul Johnson
By Joe Collins and Taylor Bell
1 Simeon (30-1)
Results: Defeated Whitney Young 52-42 and Marist 65-44