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The Murphysboro (IL) varsity basketball team won Tuesday's neutral tournament game against Marquette Catholic (Alton, IL) by a score of 47-45.

Game Details: Sparta Mid-Winter Tournament

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Marquette Catholic----45
Murphysboro----47
Final score provided by J. Marston.
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Game Story

Illinois High School Basketball - Murphysboro nips Marquette Catholic

January 15, 2019: Alton, IL 62002

Fans at Tuesday's non-league challenge between the Murphysboro Red Devils (Murphysboro, IL) and the host Marquette Catholic Explorers (Alton, IL), saw Murphysboro's basketball squad hold off Marquette Catholic by a tally of 47-45.

With the victory, Murphysboro improves its record to 12-6 on the campaign. The Red Devils travel to Trico (Campbell Hill, IL) to play the Pioneers in a non-league challenge on Thursday, January 17. The Pioneers come into the challenge with a record of 4-14. Trico lost 70-32 in their recent non-league challenge against Marquette Catholic (Alton, IL)

Next up, the Explorers play the Trico Pioneers (Campbell Hill, IL) in a non-league challenge, on Wednesday, January 16. Marquette Catholic will attempt to improve on its 17-3 season record. The Pioneers come into the challenge with a 4-13 record after their 76-72 non-league loss to Waterloo (Waterloo, IL).

Rankings & Records

Marquette Catholic (18-19)

NationalILClass
2,38511013
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
29-35-08-111-110-1.9061.0001,8371,137

Murphysboro (18-19)

NationalILClass
3,56516248
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
20-105-510-23-67-2.667.5001,5591,413

Team Scoring Averages

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Marquette Catholic
14.213.315.213.3-57.4
Murphysboro
8.514.811.012.86.052.0

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Record Breakdown

Marquette Catholic (18-19)

Murphysboro (18-19)

29-3
Overall
20-10
5-0
League
5-5
12-2
Non-League
4-3
0-1
Head to Head
1-0
5-0
Common Opponent
4-0
8-1
Home
10-2
11-1
Away
3-6
10-1
Neutral
7-2
1-0
Playoff
0-0
25-3
In-State
16-10
4-0
Out-of-State
3-0