How bad was the basketball class of 2012 in Illinois? Was it an aberration or a hint of things to come?
Donnie Boyce has had some time to reflect on his first year as head basketball coach at his alma mater, Proviso East, and his team's 50-48 loss to Simeon in the Class 4A championship game.So h
At the beginning of the 2011-12 season, Simeon coach Robert Smith stated that his primary goal was to finish 34-0, win the state and national championships and supplant Thornridge's 1972 power
After winning five IHSA state titles, more than any other coach in Illinois history, Simeon head coach Robert Smith has his eyes set on a loftier goal -- filling the recently vacated head coaching
By Joe Collins and Taylor Bell
1 Simeon (33-1)
Results: Defeated Evanston 59-34, Bloom 45-35 and Proviso East 50-48