Mid-Illini race tightens
It's a three-team race in the Mid-Illini Conference girls basketball title chase.
With Morton losing to Dunlap (58-47 Friday) and Canton (62-58, OT, Saturday) over the weekend, the league championship hopes of the Eagles and Lady Giants remained alive.
The Potters and Dunlap currently are 8-3, while Canton is 8-4.
Morton fans will want to pay particular attention to the result of tomorrow's Canton-at-Dunlap game. The Eagles won the first matchup last month.
The rest of the team's schedules to finish up the conference season are:
Friday vs. Metamora
Friday at East Peoria; Feb. 14 at Limestone
Friday at Limestone; Feb. 10 vs. Washington; Feb. 12 vs. Metamora
Morton is trying for its third M-I crown in the last five seasons.