Illinois High School Basketball - Bunker Hill knocked off by GillespieJanuary 21, 2017: Gillespie, IL 62033
The Gillespie Miners basketball team scored 62 points and held the visiting Bunker Hill Minutemen to 50 in the Miners non-league triumph on Saturday.
The Miners now sport a 9-9 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Southwestern for a South Central contest on Tuesday, January 24. Gillespie will battle a Piasa Birds team coming off a 46-41 non-league win over North Mac (Virden, IL). The Piasa Birds record now stands at 12-8.
The Minutemen (11-9) will now prepare for their contest against Litchfield (Litchfield, IL). The Purple Panthers enter the non-league contest with a 5-17 record. In their last contest, Litchfield was defeated by Lebanon (Lebanon, IL), 59-51, in a non-league contest.