Michael O'Brien

Michael O'Brien


Chicago Sun-Times High School Sports Editor mobrien@suntimes.com

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Still on top: Simeon remains No. 1 -Marian Catholic returns -New Trier rises after knocking off Glenbrook South -Nearly half the team lose but still hang on! Parity is fun.

Lake Park coach Billy Pitcher was honest after tonight's win: "That's probably why people want the shot clock." The Lancers spread things out and killed off the clock in the 4Q against Fenton. It worked. "Our job is to win the game."

Simeon 70, Cape Central, Mo. 57 Jalen Griffith 24pts 6ast Sam Lewis 12pts 3stl Wesley Rubin 11pts 6rebs 3stl Kaiden Space 11pts 3ast 2stl

Saturday’s high school basketball scores

About to sit down and sort through things. No. 1 is up for grabs. Who should it be?

We've hit 150 episodes! The latest No Shot Clock is right here:

City/Suburban Hoops Report Three-Pointer: Drew Scharnowski’s dominance, seeding questions, Moline’s emergence

Tonight's schedule and scoreboard. I'll be in Schaumburg. First visit there in awhile. The Saxons are hosting 16-3 Barrington.

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Just received this picture. The entire Simeon team took a knee during the anthem tonight at Glenbrook North.

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You’ve seen the rumors and the #kezobrownchallenge  going around. Here’s the truth, from Kezo Brown's dad:

Probably a good time to remember a classic photo...

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Legendary St. Joseph basketball coach Gene Pingatore died on Wednesday. He was the state’s winningest coach, leading the Chargers for an astounding 50 seasons for a career record of 1035-383

In shock right now. Former Thornwood star Chelby Frazier died earlier today. First report I’m getting is that he had a seizure while playing basketball. Good player, huge personality. The kind of kid you don’t forget. Played at Robert Morris last year.

CPS has canceled classes for Thursday. That ends the state playoff hopes for eight Public League football teams.

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