ILLINOIS' STATE CHAMPS CROWNED FOR 1A & 2A
The Illinois' state champions for 1A and 2A Divisions were decided yesterday in Peoria, IL. Click below to view the results.
IHSA 1A & 2A STATE
IHSAA BOYS SEMISTATES SET
Next Saturday's Semi-States are set for the Hoosier State. New Albany, last year's 4A champion was upset last night at the Seymour Regional Final by Newburgh Castle. Click below to view Semi-States' pairings.
SOUTHWEST DISTRICT 1 GAME RESULTS (OH)
Below were yesterday's Southwest District D-1 game results at UD Arena in Dayton, OH.
- CINCINNATI MOELLER-57 CINCINNATI WALNUT HILLS-44
- MASON-44 CENTERVILLE-38
- CINCINNATI LASALLE-62 CLAYTON NORTHMONT-33
- SPRINGFIELD-46 CINCINNATI OAK HILLS-42 (OT)
The above winners now advance to the "Sweet 16" of the Division 1 Tournament and will play this coming Wednesday at Wright State University in Dayton. Below are the matchups.
- MASON VS CINCINNATI MOELLER (6:15 PM)
- CINCINNATI LASALLE VS SPRINGFIELD (8:00 PM)
The winners of the above games will meet at 7:00 PM on Friday at Wright State University with the victor going on to the Final 4 the following week in Columbus, OH.
OHIO'S SOUTHWEST D-1 DISTRICT
Saturday I drove to Dayton (OH) to watch the Southwest D-1 District Tournament at UD Arena. Below were the top college prospects based on potential.
- DANNY DAVIS 6-3/SR SPRINGFIELD
- LEONARD TAYLOR 6-7/JR SPRINGFIELD
- RYAN BATTE 6-5/SR CINCINNATI OAK HILLS (ASHLAND)
- KEEGAN MCDOWELL 6-5/SR CINCINNATI MOELLER (LIBERTY)
- CJ FLEMING 6-0/SR CINCINNATI LASALLE (BELLARMINE)
- RILEY VOSS 6-5/SR CINCINNATI MOELLER
MILES MCBRIDE 5-11/SO CINCINNATI MOELLER
- DONNIE SHELTON 5-10/JR CENTERVILLE
- EDWARD PUISIS 6-2/SR MASON
- ARIUS SPEARS 6-2/SR CLAYTON NORTHMONT
- JORDAN HENDERSON 6-3/SR CINCINNATI WALNUT HILLS
- JOE HARTMAN 6-7/SR CINCINNATI LASALLE
- KEEGAN SABEN 6-4/SR CENTERVILLE (WEST LIBERTY)
TRE CRIGLER 6-1/SR CINCINNATI LASALLE
HOOP SCOOP'S TOP COLLEGE COACHES
My good friend, Clark Francis of the Hoop Scoop, released his top men's collegiate coaches presently coaching today. Below were his top 10.
- MIKE KRZYZEWSKI (DUKE)
- RICK PITINO (LOUISVILLE)
- ROY WILLIAMS (UNC)
- JAY WRIGHT (VILLANOVA)
- JOHN CALIPARI (KENTUCKY)
- BILL SELF (KANSAS)
- TOM IZZO (MICHIGAN STATE)
- BOB HUGGINS (WEST VIRGINIA)
- JIM BOEHEIM (SYRACUSE)
- LON KRUGER (OKLAHOMA)
JORDAN BRAND CLASSIC LINEUPS
The Jordan Brand Classic has released their lineups for both boys and girls for their all-star games on April 14th at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. Click below to view.
JORDAN BRAND LINEUPS
BUTLER GIRLS (KY) UPSET IN "SWEET 16"
In perhaps one of the biggest upsets in the history of the girls' state tournament in the Bluegrass State, Murray pulled out a huge victory today in the quarter-finals over Louisville Butler by a score of 65 to 56, at NKU in Highland Heights. Butler, ranked among the top 25 teams in the nation by USA TODAY, was heavily favorite to win their second consecutive state title.
Click below to view the stats.
KHSAA BOX SCORE
PAST NAISMITH WINNERS
Within the next few days, the Naismith Awards Committee will be announcing their high school and college winners for both men and women for the following awards:
- PLAYER OF THE YEAR
- COACH OF THE YEAR
Click below to view a list of previous Naismith winners.
PREVIOUS NAISMITH WINNERS