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Urbana vs. BHS

When: 7:30 p.m. Friday

Where: Robert Frank Sports Complex, Bloomington

Records: Urbana 10-9, 1-3 in Big 12 Conference; Bloomington 12-5, 2-2

FYI: BHS, ranked No. 7 in Class 4A, seeks to rebound from Tuesday's 81-72 league loss at Peoria Richwoods ... The Purple Raiders got 22 points and nine rebounds from 6-7 Southern Illinois-bound senior Chris Payton, who is averaging 22.5 points and 8.5 rebounds ... Senior guard Nate Duckworth had 18 points and eight assists at Richwoods ... Senior Caleb Donaldson added 13 points and has a 14.5 average ... Urbana is led by senior Payton Sheen (17.3 ppg) and junior Chris Cross (11.3) ... BHS plays a nonconference game at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Springfield Lanphier.

Glenwood vs. U High

When: 7:30 p.m. Friday

Where: Normal

Records: Chatham Glenwood 11-6, 5-3 in Central State Eight; University High 10-6, 5-2

FYI: U High is coming off a 47-42 Central State Eight win Tuesday at Springfield Lanphier ... Nate Torres continued his stellar senior season, scoring 26 points and hauling down eight rebounds. Torres averages 18.2 points and 6.5 rebounds per game ... Junior guard Alex Wood has added 13.5 points per game and junior Drew Wollenschlager is at 10.8 ... Chatham Glenwood fell to Springfield Sacred Heart-Griffin, 46-43, on Tuesday ... The Titans are led by Luke Lehnen at 15.2 points per game and Bradyn Kilby at 13.5. 

Central vs. Tolono

When: 7 p.m. Friday

Where: Tolono

Records: Central Catholic 10-5; Tolono Unity 10-7

FYI: Central, ranked No. 4 in Class 2A, has won 10 of 11 after its 0-4 start in the Intercity Tournament ... Senior forward Tommy Nelson paces the Saints with 17.4 points and 7.1 rebounds per game ... Senior guard Luke Yoder has added 15.7 points and has team highs of 76 assists and 24 steals ... Guard Cole Davis (11.1 ppg) led Central with 21 points in Saturday's 69-39 win over Bartonville Limestone ... Tolono Unity is paced by Brady Porter (13.4 ppg) and Evan Miebach (10.3) entering the Illini Prairie Conference opener for both teams ... Central is at home Saturday for a 2:30 p.m. nonconference game against Decatur St. Teresa.

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— Compiled by Randy Kindred


Sports Editor

Sports editor for Lee Enterprises Central Illinois.

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