IL Basketball Update
Sophomore guard Ajustin Pearson, of The Lincoln Blue Tigers basketball team, continued his strong play this week as he led the Blue Tigers to a 64-48 win over Kauffman. Pearson recorded 15 points, five rebounds, four assists, and three steals in the victory. Pearson is one of several players who has stepped up his game for the Blue Tigers as they have won 10 of their last 13 games and are receiving votes in the latest state rankings.
The Southeast Knights have won consecutive games as they defeated the East Bears 58-53 on February 4 and followed that up with a 74-22 victory over Cristo Rey on February 6. Senior Andre Parks led the Knights with 17 points, six rebounds, four assists, and three steals in just two-quarters of play vs. the Pumas. Southeast will try to continue their winning ways when they play host to Lincoln on Tuesday, February 11, at the IL Field House. Tipoff is set for 7 PM. (Photos by Kevin Bair)