Warriors grab two UIC victories
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 5:47 AM
The South Winn boys basketball team (8-5, 7-2 UIC ) picked up two wins in under 24 hours Friday and Saturday.
Senior Jared Schroeder had four assists and three rebounds Friday and three points Saturday. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell
They defeated Postville (7-6, 6-4 UIC) 73-62 Friday night and then came home to defeat North Fayette Valley (6-7, 6-4 UIC) 53-45 Saturday afternoon.
The third quarter was the difference in the 73-62 victory Friday night.
After the first eight minutes, the Warriors fell behind 16-17. That lead was extended in the second, with Postville going into the locker room up 35-32.
It was the third quarter that made Coach Chris Streeter pleased with his squad as the defense allowed just five points. The offense posted 20 to make it 52-40 Warriors. The Warriors were outscored in the final frame but just 22-21.
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