The Times No. 1 Marian Catholic boys basketball team survived the weather and Iowa Class 4A No. 1 Dubuque (Iowa) Senior Saturday night with a 68-61 win at Loras College.
Tyler Ulis just missed a double-double with 22 points and nine assists. Ki-Jana Crawford had 18 points, six rebounds and five steals for the Spartans (17-2). Josh Cohn had 12 points.
The Rams got within 64-61 on a 3-pointer from Brown recruit Kyle Haber with 18.1 seconds left.
Homewood-Flossmoor 59, Lockport 28: Lexi Smith's 13 points and seven rebounds helped lead The Times No. 1 Vikings (16-2, 10-0) to a SouthWest Suburban Blue win over the Porters.
H-F held Lockport to single-digit scoring in every quarter. After leading 8-6 after one, H-F outscored the Porters 23-7 in the second quarter to take a 31-13 halftime lead. It was 49-20 after three quarters.
Amarah Coleman had 12 points and four assists, and Jaiveonna Norris had nine points for the winners.
IHSA State Finals: Rockford Guilford won the team title with 13,107 pins at St. Clair Bowl in O'Fallon.
Andrew was second with 13,002.
Lincoln-Way West's Joshuan Glover was the individual winner with 2,967.
News and Notes
Postponements: The Bishop McNamara at Marian Catholic girls basketball game is tentatively rescheduled for 7 p.m. Feb. 10, according to Marian coach Dan Murray.
The T.F. North boys basketball game at the Saginaw (Mich.) Lumberjack Tournament has been rescheduled for Feb. 8, according to North coach Tim Bankston.
T.F. North seeks coach: The T.F. North baseball program is looking for a lower-level coach. Those interested should call head coach Mike Kosiara at (219) 741-1912 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.