FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo spent his evening at Kilmer Court watching Snider defeat Homestead 68-63 Friday night in the Highlight Zone “Game of the Week.”
Homestead’s Caleb Swanigan – one of the top sophomore big men in the country – led the Spartans with 24 points, with 19 coming in the second half.
At North Side the 4A no. 4 Redskins beat Carroll 71-57 behind 25 points from Tre’Vion Crews. Sean McGee added 17 points for the ‘Skins. Carroll was led by Jeremy Kalonji with 17 points.
In other SAC vs. NHC game it was Bishop Dwenger defeating East Noble 53-38 in Kendallville. Mike Fiacable led a balanced Dwenger attack with 10 points while Colten Williams paced the Knights with 12.
In Warsaw the host Tigers got 16 points from Jordan Stookey as they defeated Bishop Luers 73-46. Tyrell Johnson led the Knights with 22 points.
In Monroeville it was Concordia over Heritage 42-28 while the fans at Don Reichert Gymnasium saw Nate Thomas score 24 as South Side beat Wawasee 69-45.
At Norwell Brent Bales tallied 21 points as the Knights downed ACAC leader Woodlan 70-41. Garrett’s Karsten Cooper scored 17 to lead the Railroaders over DeKalb 53-38 to earn Dekalb county bragging rights. Bluffton topped Bellmont 51-45, Adams Central bested county rival South Adams 57-41, and Leo beat Lakewood Park 87-71.
Canterbury fell at home to Culver Academy 72-70 despite 24 points from Andrew Kus. Columbia City beat Manchester 51-38 while Wabash beat Lakeland Christian 75-17.
BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
BOYS: HOMESTEAD 63 SNIDER 68 (F)
BOYS: CARROLL 57 NORTH SIDE 71 (F)
BOYS: CONCORDIA 42 HERITAGE 28 (F)
BOYS: BISHOP DWENGER 53 EAST NOBLE 38 (F)
BOYS: BISHOP LUERS 46 WARSAW 73 (F)
BOYS: WAWASEE 45 SOUTH SIDE 69 (F)
BOYS: WOODLAN 41 NORWELL 70 (F)
BOYS: DEKALB 34 GARRETT 53 (F)
BOYS: BLUFFTON 51 BELLMONT 45 (F)
BOYS: ADAMS CENTRAL 57 SOUTH ADAMS 41 (F)
BOYS: LAKEWOOD PARK 71 LEO 87 (F)
BOYS: MANCHESTER 38 COLUMBIA CITY 51 (F)
BOYS: SOUTHERN WELLS 49 BLACKFORD 59 (F)
BOYS: FAIRFIELD 61 CHURUBUSCO 68 (F-OT)
BOYS: EASTSIDE 47 ANGOLA 42 (F)
BOYS: FREMONT 65 CENTRAL NOBLE 53 (F)
BOYS: WEST NOBLE 76 HAMILTON 54 (F)
BOYS: WESTVIEW 54 GOSHEN 41 (F)
BOYS: LAKELAND 40 NORTHRIDGE 66 (F)
BOYS: CULVER ACADEMY 72 CANTERBURY 70 (F)
BOYS: HOWE 58 HORIZON CHRISTIAN 90 (F)
BOYS: WABASH 75 LAKELAND CHRISTIAN 17 (F)
BOYS: HUNTINGTON NORTH 71 LOGANSPORT 67 (F)
BOYS: TRITON 51 TIPPECANOE VALLEY 55 (F)