Illinois High School Basketball - Rantoul topped by UrbanaJanuary 30, 2018: Urbana, IL 61801
The Rantoul Eagles basketball team (Rantoul, IL), dropped 61-50 in Tuesday's non-league battle with the host Urbana Tigers (Urbana, IL)
The Tigers now sport a 7-12 record. They put it on the line next when they host Bloomington for a Big Twelve battle on Friday, February 2. Urbana will battle a Purple Raiders team coming off a 73-52 non-league win over Richwoods (Peoria, IL). The Purple Raiders record now stands at 15-6.
The Eagles (7-13) will now prepare for their battle against Olympia (Stanford, IL). The Spartans come into the Illini Prairie battle with a 8-12 record. In their last battle, Olympia dropped by Illinois Valley Central (Chillicothe, IL), 67-51, in a league battle.