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The Benton (IL) varsity basketball team lost Saturday's home conference game against Massac County (Metropolis, IL) by a score of 45-41.

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Massac County----45
Benton----41
Final score provided by J. Collins.
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Illinois High School Basketball - Massac County edges Benton

February 9, 2019: Benton, IL 62812

The Massac County Patriots (Metropolis, IL) basketball nipped the host Benton Rangers (Benton, IL), 45-41 in Saturday's league test.

The Patriots (16-11) will now prepare for their test against Eldorado (Eldorado, IL). The Eagles go into the non-league test with a 18-8 record.

The Rangers now own a 19-9 record. They play next when they travel to Murphysboro for a Southern Illinois River-to-River - Ohio test on Friday, February 15. Benton will encounter a Red Devils squad coming off a 53-42 league win over Harrisburg (Harrisburg, IL). The Red Devils record now stands at 19-9.

Rich HillRangers All-Star Reporter
  • All
  • Q1
  • Q2
  1. Check In

    The scorer has checked in.
    Posted @ 7:46p
  2. Game Attendance

    Attendance Hundreds
    Posted @ 7:46p
  3. 0 - 0

    Game Start

    Benton1st Quarter
    Benton won the tip off.
    Posted @ 7:52p
  4. 0 - 2

    Score Alert

    Benton1st Quarter
    Benton - #25 Mason Wills makes a 2pt Field Goal. MCHS 0, Benton 2
    Posted @ 7:53p
  5. 2 - 2

    Score Alert

    Massac County1st Quarter
    Massac County - #25 Hayden Lee makes a 2pt Field Goal. MCHS 2, Benton 2
    Posted @ 7:53p
  6. 2 - 4

    Score Alert

    Benton1st Quarter
    Benton - #21 Joey Craig makes a 2pt Field Goal. MCHS 2, Benton 4
    Posted @ 7:54p
  7. 4 - 4

    Score Alert

    Massac County1st Quarter
    Massac County - #5 Jase Mizell makes a 2pt Field Goal. MCHS 4, Benton 4
    Posted @ 7:54p
  8. 4 - 4

    Foul Alert

    Massac County1st Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Foul on Massac County - #20 Julian Russell. MCHS 4, Benton 4
    Posted @ 7:55p
  9. 4 - 5

    Score Alert

    Benton1st Quarter
    Benton - #21 Joey Craig makes a Free Throw. MCHS 4, Benton 5
    Posted @ 7:55p
  10. 4 - 6

    Score Alert

    Benton1st Quarter
    Benton - #21 Joey Craig makes a Free Throw. MCHS 4, Benton 6
    Posted @ 7:55p
  11. 4 - 6

    Foul Alert

    Benton1st Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Foul on Benton - #3 Grant Gordon. MCHS 4, Benton 6
    Posted @ 7:58p
  12. 6 - 6

    Score Alert

    Massac County1st Quarter
    Massac County - #25 Hayden Lee makes a 2pt Field Goal. MCHS 6, Benton 6
    Posted @ 7:58p
  13. 8 - 6

    Score Alert

    Massac County1st Quarter
    Massac County - #25 Hayden Lee makes a 2pt Field Goal. MCHS 8, Benton 6
    Posted @ 7:59p
  14. 10 - 6

    Score Alert

    Massac County1st Quarter
    Massac County - #10 Zach Travis makes a 2pt Field Goal. MCHS 10, Benton 6
    Posted @ 8p
  15. 13 - 6

    Score Alert

    Massac County1st Quarter
    Massac County - #10 Zach Travis makes a 3pt Field Goal. MCHS 13, Benton 6
    Posted @ 8:01p
  16. 13 - 6

    Foul Alert

    Massac County1st Quarter Under a minute
    Foul on Massac County - #25 Hayden Lee. MCHS 13, Benton 6
    Posted @ 8:02p
  17. 13 - 7

    Score Alert

    Benton1st Quarter
    Benton - #21 Joey Craig makes a Free Throw. MCHS 13, Benton 7
    Posted @ 8:02p
  18. 13 - 8

    Score Alert

    Benton1st Quarter
    Benton - #21 Joey Craig makes a Free Throw. MCHS 13, Benton 8
    Posted @ 8:02p
  19. 13 - 8

    End of 1st Quarter

    2nd Quarter
    MCHS 13, Benton 8
    Posted @ 8:03p
  20. 15 - 8

    Score Alert

    Massac County2nd Quarter
    Massac County - #13 Marshon Merriel makes a 2pt Field Goal. MCHS 15, Benton 8
    Posted @ 8:04p
  21. 15 - 8

    Foul Alert

    Benton2nd Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Foul on Benton - #3 Grant Gordon. MCHS 15, Benton 8
    Posted @ 8:05p
  22. 17 - 8

    Score Alert

    Massac County2nd Quarter
    Massac County - #24 Drake Davenport makes a 2pt Field Goal. MCHS 17, Benton 8
    Posted @ 8:06p
  23. 17 - 11

    Score Alert

    Benton2nd Quarter
    Benton - #22 Brad Hammond makes a 3pt Field Goal. MCHS 17, Benton 11
    Posted @ 8:07p
  24. 19 - 11

    Score Alert

    Massac County2nd Quarter
    Massac County - #13 Marshon Merriel makes a 2pt Field Goal. MCHS 19, Benton 11
    Posted @ 8:07p
  25. 19 - 13

    Score Alert

    Benton2nd Quarter
    Benton - #5 Blake Stewart makes a 2pt Field Goal. MCHS 19, Benton 13
    Posted @ 8:07p
  26. 22 - 13

    Score Alert

    Massac County2nd Quarter
    Massac County - #30 Jj Sweatt makes a 3pt Field Goal. MCHS 22, Benton 13
    Posted @ 8:07p
  27. 22 - 15

    Score Alert

    Benton2nd Quarter
    Benton - #21 Joey Craig makes a 2pt Field Goal. MCHS 22, Benton 15
    Posted @ 8:08p
  28. 22 - 15

    Timeout Alert

    Benton2nd Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Timeout Benton. MCHS 22, Benton 15
    Posted @ 8:08p
  29. 22 - 18

    Score Alert

    Benton2nd Quarter
    Benton - #22 Brad Hammond makes a 3pt Field Goal. MCHS 22, Benton 18
    Posted @ 8:10p
  30. 22 - 18

    Foul Alert

    Benton2nd Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Foul on Benton - #5 Blake Stewart. MCHS 22, Benton 18
    Posted @ 8:10p
  31. 25 - 18

    Score Alert

    Massac County2nd Quarter
    Massac County - #25 Hayden Lee makes a 3pt Field Goal. MCHS 25, Benton 18
    Posted @ 8:11p
  32. 27 - 18

    Score Alert

    Massac County2nd Quarter
    Massac County - #5 Jase Mizell makes a 2pt Field Goal. MCHS 27, Benton 18
    Posted @ 8:12p
  33. 27 - 18

    Foul Alert

    Massac County2nd Quarter ~1 minute to go
    Foul on Massac County - #0 Tragen Keyes. MCHS 27, Benton 18
    Posted @ 8:13p
  34. 27 - 18

    Foul Alert

    Massac County2nd Quarter Under a minute
    Foul on Massac County - #20 Julian Russell. MCHS 27, Benton 18
    Posted @ 8:15p
  35. 27 - 18

    Halftime

    Halftime
    MCHS 27, Benton 18
    We noticed it's halftime, please enjoy this video while you wait for the action to resume.
    Posted @ 8:15p
  36. Scorer Dropped Out

    Halftime
    Posted @ 8:22p

Highlight Videos

  1. R. Hill

    4th Quarter
    MCHS
    Patriots
    34 - 29
    Benton
    Rangers
    Posted @ 8:39p
  2. C. Dawson

    What happed it doesn't say the score
    Posted @ 9:12p

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Rich HillRangers All-Star Reporter

Rankings & Records

Massac County (18-19)

NationalILClass
5,42023665
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
18-145-57-66-45-4.562.5001,8721,753

Benton (18-19)

NationalILClass
4,79821660
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
19-114-611-42-46-3.633.4001,4091,287

Team Scoring Averages

Q1Q2Q3Q4OT1Final
Massac County
14.214.614.618.67.058.5
Benton
10.69.812.311.83.047.0

Massac County

Benton

Head-to-Head

  • Benton won on 1/4/2019
    1/4 @ 7:45pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Benton----40
    Massac County----35

    The Benton (IL) varsity basketball team won Friday's away conference game against Massac County (Metropolis, IL) by a score of 40-35.

  • Massac County won last month
    2/9 @ 7:45pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Massac County----45
    Benton----41

    The Massac County (Metropolis, IL) varsity basketball team won Saturday's away conference game against Benton (IL) by a score of 45-41.

Team Stat Comparison

Massac CountyBenton
-Points Per Game9.3

Team Leaders

Massac CountyBentonNational Avg.
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Points Per Game#21 Joey Craig15.05.0

Record Breakdown

Massac County (18-19)

Benton (18-19)

18-14
Overall
19-11
5-5
League
4-6
7-4
Non-League
3-2
1-1
Head to Head
1-1
12-6
Common Opponent
10-6
7-6
Home
11-4
6-4
Away
2-4
5-4
Neutral
6-3
0-1
Playoff
0-0
17-10
In-State
18-11
1-4
Out-of-State
1-0