Chung's 24 lead Wauconda to win; Stevenson, Mundelein remain perfect
Benji Chung scored 24 points, knocking down four 3-pointers, and Wauconda's boys basketball team defeated visiting Grant 68-52 in a Northern Lake County Conference opener on Saturday.
Nick Bulgarelli added 13 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists for Wauconda (4-2), which received 13 points as well from Donovan Carter. Garrison Carter scored 9 points.
Grant (1-5) was led by Mikal Ashley with 13 points, Chad Kiesgen with 11 and Luke Bedrosian with 10.
Round Lake 65, Antioch 47: Deveauntay McNeal (20 points, 12 rebounds) and Hakim Williams (15 points, 10 rebounds) had double-doubles for the visiting Panthers in the Northern Lake County Conference opener.
Nick Pierre added 14 points, going 4 of 7 from three-point range, for Round Lake (3-2).
Antioch fell to 3-2.
Stevenson 53, Westinghouse 43: R.J. Holmes and John Ittounas (three 3-pointers) each scored 12 points, and the visiting Patriots improved 5-0 with the nonconference win.
Matt Ambrose and Matt Kaznikov added 11 and 10 points, respectively, for Stevenson.
Mundelein 74, Schurz 44: Conor Enright had 22 points and 4 assists, Scottie Ebube added 21 points and 12 rebounds, and the host Mustangs kept their perfect record intact.
Jack Bikus (14 points, 6 rebounds) and Trey Baker (13 points) also scored in double figures for Mundelein (6-0).
Carmel 55, Waukegan 25: Bryce Moore scored 14 points for the host Corsairs, who snapped a two-game losing streak with the nonconference victory.
Carmel (3-4) played without guard Kimahri Wilson (illness).
Libertyville 55, Glenbrook North 54 (OT): The visiting Wildcats prevailed in overtime for their fourth win in a row, improving their record to 5-1.
North Chicago 64, Lakes 61 (OT): The visiting Eagles lost the Northern Lake County Conference opener in overtime.
Chance Andell led Lakes (1-4) with 15 points, Branden Nava chipped in 14, Matthew Wiechert added 13, and Jake Sanders had 12.
Jamar Mays led North Chicago with 14 points.