25 Sports High School Tuesday - January 17, 2023

Published: Jan. 17, 2023 at 10:42 PM CST
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(25 News Now) - A pair of Big 12 vs. Mid-Illini matchups headlined high school basketball on Tuesday. At Dunlap, Peoria High got the best of the Eagles in a 71-46 win. Meanwhile at Pekin, Peoria Richwoods scored a 51-43 win over the Dragons. In Big 12 play, Peoria Manual got another big win, 50-36 against Champaign Centennial. Also Tuesday, Washington got a big double-overtime win over Mahomet 52-47.

The 111th McLean County/HOI Tournament rolled on on Tuesday with a pair of boys quarterfinals matchups. In the first quarterfinal of the night, two-seed Eureka topped Heyworth 47-44 in overtime to advance to the semifinals where they will take on GCMS who defeated Tremont 52-34.

Elsewhere in small schools hoops, Bloomington Central Catholic beat IVC 74-43 in Illini Prairie Conference action, Normal U-High got a Central State 8 Conference win over Rochester 75-70, while Farmington beat Peoria Heights 57-37 in a Prairieland Conference matchup.

In girls hoops, Class 4A No. 5 got their second win in as many nights with a 37-35 conference win over Peoria Richwoods. In small schools action, Class 1A No. 7 Havana topped Peoria Heights 59-39.