2/3: Girls Sectional Finals Recap

Girls high school basketball sectional finals were held on Saturday around the area. Carroll, South Side, Concordia Lutheran and more advanced to regionals. Check out all the highlights here.

Edward helps No. 3 Purdue hold off Rutgers, 78-76

Despite missing the past two days of practice, Edward had 18 points, seven rebounds and eight assists to help the Boilermakers hold on to beat Rutgers 78-76 on Saturday for a school-record 19th straight win.

2/1: Prep Basketball Recap

The Spartans win their fifth straight game – and the bench mob is loving it – as they top Canterbury on Thursday night, 81-49.

GOTW Preview: Carroll vs. DeKalb

One of the area’s hottest teams clashes against one arguably the area’s top player when Carroll and DeKalb battle in 4A sectional semifinal action on Friday night in the Highlight Zone “Game of the Week.”

Blackmon Jr scores 15 as Herd top Mad Ants

The former standout at Bishop Luers and Marion High Schools scored 15 points as the Wisconsin Herd rally in the second half to beat the Mad Ants, 108-99.

Purdue pulls away from Maryland for 18th-straight win

Isaac Haas had 20 points and nine rebounds, Carsen Edwards scored 17 points and No. 3 Purdue beat Maryland 75-67 on Wednesday night to extend the nation’s longest active winning streak to 18.