As Erika Eaton and Molly Penn posed for photos with friends and family after Friday night's double overtime victory in the Class 3A Macomb Regional championship, they didn't just hold the plaque. They hugged it. They caressed it.
QUINCY -- It's been 40 years since the best basketball team in Quincy University history has been together. The 1977-78 team, then known as Quincy College, won a school-record 30 games and took third place in the NAIA National Tournament in Kansas City. It i
Strength of schedule. Power ratings. KenPom. Sagarin. Massey. Seems like everyone is trying to determine which teams are best without actually pitting them on the field of play, but it's an inexact science. And just how important is it? Does it just provi
Before the Illinois High School Association split its boys basketball tournament from two classes to four, there was never a more unlikely Class A title winner than Nauvoo-Colusa. Don't tell that to Reno Pinkston, the coach of the Vikings, or any of the p
QUINCY When the Quincy Notre Dame boys basketball team plays Friday and Saturday in the KHQA Country Financial Shootout, Bill Mass will be in the Pit to watch. He'll sit at center court in lower bleachers on the south side, about three rows up. It's the s