Belleville East----27

Game Story

Illinois High School Basketball - Edwardsville crushes East

(January 24, 2012: Edwardsville, IL 62025) Edwardsville Tigers (Edwardsville, IL) backers were in high spirits Tuesday as they witnessed their basketball squad bounce the visiting East Lancers (Belleville, IL), 51-27 in a league bout.

With the win, Edwardsville upgrades its record to 23-0 on the season. The Tigers travel to Belleville West (Belleville, IL) to play the Maroons in a Southwestern bout on Thursday, January 26. The Maroons go into the bout with a record of 10-11. Belleville West won 38-32 in their recent league bout against Granite City (Granite City, IL)

Next up, the Lancers play the East St. Louis Flyers (East St. Louis, IL) in a Southwestern bout, on Thursday, January 26. East will attempt to upgrade on its 12-8 season record. The Flyers go into the bout with a 13-6 record after their 53-48 league win over Collinsville (Collinsville, IL).