Mind readers: Blue Devils take coach's thought, execute it to perfection in WB6 blowout
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Mind readers: Blue Devils take coach's thought, execute it to perfection in WB6 blowout

GALESBURG, Ill. -- When Andy Douglas reached the bottom of his pregame list of talking points, he forgot why he wrote "pick and choose" on the dry erase board. "I blanked," the Quincy High School boys basketball coach said. "I had no idea."

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Women's College Basketball

John Wood has no problem in road victory

FAYETTE, Mo. -- The John Wood women's basketball team defeated the Central Methodist junior varsity team 85-58 Friday. John Wood (7-12) scored 35 first-quarter points, led by Autumn Voigt's eight points. Voigt scored six more points in the second quarte

Jones breaks school scoring mark in Hannibal victory
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Jones breaks school scoring mark in Hannibal victory

HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Dezi Jones knew he was closing in on the record. The fans inside Korf Gymansium knew, too. "Wyatt (Waelder) told me," said Jones, a junior guard for the Hannibal boys basketball team.

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Monmouth-Roseville knocks West Hancock from unbeaten ranks

MONMOUTH, Ill. -- Fourth-quarter heorics helped the Monmouth-Roseville boys basketball team pull off an upset Friday night with a 52-47 victory over previously unbeaten West Hancock. Monmouth-Roseville (10-7) outscored West Hancock (20-1) 18-8 in the fin

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Raiders take third place in own tournament

SHELBYVILLE, Mo. -- The North Shelby boys basketball team outscored Marceline 14-6 in the fourth quarter to earn a 44-42 victory and take third place in the North Shelby Tournament Friday night. The Raiders (9-5) took the lead in the fourth quarter off a l

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Drake propels Hornets in overtime

MOUNT STERLING, Ill. -- Darian Drake scored seven of his team's 10 points in overtime to help the Brown County boys basketball team defeat North Greene 73-72 Friday night. Brown County (12-5) made 22 of 25 free throw attempts. Drake led the Hornets with 3

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Scotland County pulls away in fourth quarter

SHELBYVILLE, Mo. -- Katie Feeney scored 16 points to lead the Scotland County girls basketball team to a 57-41 victory over Marceline Friday night in the consolation championship of the North Shelby Tournament. Up by seven going in to the fourth quarter, S

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Knox County scores just nine points in first half

PALMYRA, Mo. -- The Knox County boys basketball team was outscored 29-8 in the first half of a 49-21 loss to Van-Far Friday night in the consolation championship game of the Tony Lenzini Tournament. Hayden Miller led the Eagles (7-11) with nine points. Jos

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Louisiana blown out in second half

ELSBERRY, Mo.-- The Louisiana girls basketball team was outscored 36-13 in the second half in a 61-37 loss to Elsberry Friday night. Louisiana (3-12) outscored Elsberry 12-4 in the second quarter and only trailed 25-24 going into halftime. Kyjiah Clark led

Jarvis hits game-winner at buzzer for Canton
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Jarvis hits game-winner at buzzer for Canton

PALMYRA, Mo. -- Senior Olivia Jarvis made a short jumper at the buzzer to lead the Canton girls basketball team to a 44-43 victory over Knox County Friday in the consolation championship at the Tony Lenzini Tournament at Palmyra. Knox County (6-9) had the