Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Here’s Your WHPO Sports Report…...
HS Boys Basketball….
Hoopeston Area pulled an upset last night – beating the previously undefeated Milford Bearcats 51 – 44. Mason Layden scored 12 of his team-high 14 points in the 3rd quarter. The Cornjerkers had 18 steals and forced 23 Milford turnovers. Alex Portwood lead the Bearcats with 18 points.
Bismarck-Henning beat Armstrong-Potomac 57 – 36
Chrisman beat Schlarman 64 – 34
Westville got by Geo-RF 51 – 42
Salt Fork rallied to beat Oakwood 48 – 46
HS Girls Basketball…..
Hoopeston Area won their 2nd game in a row, beating Milford at home 36 – 34.
Bismarck-Henning beat Unity 45 – 15.
The Detroit Lions hired Jim Caldwell as their new Head Coach. Caldwell last NFL head coaching job was with the Colts from 2009-2011.
Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy was named the NFL’s 2013 Rookie of the Year and Chicago Bears guard Kyle Long made the all-rookie team announced Tuesday by the Professional Football Writers of America.
Paul George scored 31 points, making four 3-pointers, to lead the Pacers to a 116-92 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday night.
Blackhawks lost to Colorado in OT 3 - 2
unranked Indiana handed #3 Wisconsin its first loss of the season, beating the Badgers 75-73
other top 10….
#5 Wichita State remains undefeated after beating Bradley 72 – 50
#7 Florida handled Georgia 72 - 50
That’s Sports…..I’m Kevin Jett