2015-'16 Season Coverage
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Benet won't have to share ESCC title
Daily Herald reports

Benet (24-4, 7-1) won for the 100th time in the last four years and also wrapped up the outright championship in the East Suburban Catholic Conference with the 48-47 win Wednesday in Lisle.

The Redwings saw Nazareth (13-13, 2-7) turn a 9-point deficit into a 47-47 tie late in the game, but Benet center Sean O'Mara was fouled with no time remaining. O'Mara hit the first attempt to win the game.

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Pat McInerney finished with 13 points for Benet while O'Mara added 12 points.

Proviso East 66, Hinsdale Central 59:

West Suburban Silver champion Hinsdale Central (18-6) made a valiant effort against state-ranked Gold champion Proviso East (22-3), but the Red Devils' 12-game winning streak came to an end.

Glenbard North 61, Naperville North 40:

The host Panthers (12-12, 7-7) rolled to the DuPage Valley Conference win as seven players scored at least 4 points. Justin Jackson and Kendall Holbert each scored 12 points. Anthony Rehayem and Bryan LoLordo scored 11 apiece for Naperville North (19-8, 9-5).

Glenbard West 73, Willowbrook 62:

Sophomore guard Keith Hayes exploded for 19 of his game-high 27 points in the first half of the Hilltoppers' West Suburban Conference crossover victory. Corey Davis and Dikiria Washington chipped in 13 points each for Glenbard West (13-12). Josh Joiner led Willowbrook (10-16) with 24 points. Nick Kilianek tallied 13 points.

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