Illinois High School Basketball - Luther North nipped by TaftDecember 30, 2016: Chicago, IL 60634
The Taft Eagles tipped the host Luther North Wildcats basketball team by a final score of 56-49 in Friday's non-league game.
In their next game, the Eagles face the Maine South Hawks (Park Ridge, IL) in a non-league game, on Saturday, January 7. Taft will attempt to move on its 6-8 season record. The Hawks enter the game with a 7-6 record after their 44-38 non-league win over Saint Viator (Arlington Heights, IL).
With the defeat, Luther North moves to 9-4 on the year. The Wildcats host Alden-Hebron (Hebron, IL) to face the Green Giants in a Northeastern game on Friday, January 13. The Green Giants enter the game with a record of 3-8.