Illinois High School Basketball - Brother Rice edges LeoJanuary 13, 2012: Chicago, IL 60655
The Brother Rice Crusaders (Chicago, IL) basketball nipped the visiting Leo Lions (Chicago, IL), 78-71 in Friday's league test.
The Crusaders (10-5) will now prepare for their outing against Marist (Chicago, IL). The Red Hawks go into the non-league outing with a 11-4 record. In their last outing, Marist nipped St. Patrick (Chicago, IL), 62-57, in a league outing.
The Lions now own a 9-7 record. They take the field next when they travel to North Lawndale College Prep for a non-league outing on Sunday, January 15. Leo will encounter a Phoenix squad coming off a 66-45 league win over Manley (Chicago, IL). The Phoenix record now stands at 6-2.