Friday, November 29, 2013
Here’s Your WHPO Sports Report
3 Thanksgiving Day games…..
Detroit beat up on the Packers 40 – 10
The Cowboys got by the Raiders 31 – 24
Baltimore beat Pittsburg 22 - 20
College Basketball…. several holiday tournaments across the county, of note….
at the “Battle for Atlantis Tournament”….
#2 Kansas beat Wake Forest 87 – 78
#23 Iowa held on to beat Xavier 77 – 74
at the “Old Spice Classic”….
#5 Oklahoma State beat Purdue 97 – 87
the Illini women lost to Arizona State 84 – 60 at the Cancun Classic
and The Fighting Illini men host IPFW (Indiana/Purdue @ Fort Wayne) tonight
HS Boys Basketball…
Cornjerker Classic action continues tonight. Donovan and Bismarck-Henning tips off at 6:00. Hoopeston Area takes on LeRoy at 8:00. Between the 2 games will be the 2013 Hoopeston Area Athletic Hall of Fame Inductions.
Good Luck to the St. Joe-Ogden Spartans as they travel to Northern Illinois University today to play Stillman Valley for the Class 3A State Championship.
Congratulations to Hoopeston Area’s Brennan Crose – who was named the Commercial News Soccer Player of the Year yesterday. The Cornjerkers Mason Jett and Chase Bouse were named to the paper’s 1st team. Bismarck-Henning’s Blake Reifsteck and Skylar Neutzmann were also 1st team selections.