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The Benton (IL) varsity basketball team won Monday's home tournament game against Hamilton County (McLeansboro, IL) by a score of 51-34.

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Hamilton County51011834
Benton167171151
Final score provided by R. Hill.
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Illinois High School Basketball - Hamilton County thwarted by Benton

January 20, 2020: Benton, IL 62812

The Hamilton County Foxes basketball team (McLeansboro, IL), dropped 51-34 in Monday's non-league battle with the host Benton Rangers (Benton, IL)

The Rangers now possess a 15-4 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Vandalia for a non-league battle on Wednesday, January 22. Benton will encounter a Vandals squad coming off a 82-57 non-league win over Meridian (Mounds, IL). The Vandals record now stands at 11-7.

The Foxes now own a 8-10 record. They play next when they travel to Pinckneyville for a non-league test on Wednesday, January 22. Hamilton County will encounter a Panthers squad coming off a 57-35 league win over Carterville (Carterville, IL). The Panthers record now stands at 17-2.

Rich HillRangers All-Star Reporter
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  1. Check In

    1st Quarter
    5 - 16 The scorer has checked in. HCHS 5, Benton 16
    Posted @ 2:46p
  2. Game Attendance

    1st Quarter
    Attendance Hundreds
    Posted @ 2:46p
  3. 5 - 16

    End of 1st Quarter

    2nd Quarter
    HCHS 5, Benton 16
    Posted @ 2:47p
  4. 5 - 18

    Score Alert

    Benton2nd Quarter
    Benton - #32 Reece Johnson makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 5, Benton 18
    Posted @ 2:47p
  5. 5 - 18

    Foul Alert

    Hamilton County2nd Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Foul on Hamilton County. HCHS 5, Benton 18
    Posted @ 2:48p
  6. 5 - 18

    Foul Alert

    Benton2nd Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Foul on Benton - #14 Jacob Seidel. HCHS 5, Benton 18
    Posted @ 2:49p
  7. 5 - 18

    Foul Alert

    Hamilton County2nd Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Foul on Hamilton County - #22. HCHS 5, Benton 18
    Posted @ 2:50p
  8. 5 - 19

    Score Alert

    Benton2nd Quarter
    Benton - #32 Reece Johnson makes a Free Throw. HCHS 5, Benton 19
    Posted @ 2:50p
  9. 5 - 19

    Foul Alert

    Hamilton County2nd Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Foul on Hamilton County. HCHS 5, Benton 19
    Posted @ 2:53p
  10. 5 - 21

    Score Alert

    Benton2nd Quarter
    Benton - #32 Reece Johnson makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 5, Benton 21
    Posted @ 2:55p
  11. 5 - 21

    Timeout Alert

    Benton2nd Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Timeout Benton. HCHS 5, Benton 21
    Posted @ 2:56p
  12. 8 - 21

    Score Alert

    Hamilton County2nd Quarter
    Hamilton County - makes a 3pt Field Goal. HCHS 8, Benton 21
    Posted @ 2:57p
  13. 8 - 21

    Foul Alert

    Hamilton County2nd Quarter ~2 minutes to go
    Foul on Hamilton County. HCHS 8, Benton 21
    Posted @ 2:58p
  14. 10 - 21

    Score Alert

    Hamilton County2nd Quarter
    Hamilton County - makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 10, Benton 21
    Posted @ 2:58p
  15. 12 - 21

    Score Alert

    Hamilton County2nd Quarter
    Hamilton County - makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 12, Benton 21
    Posted @ 2:59p
  16. 12 - 21

    Foul Alert

    Benton2nd Quarter Under a minute
    Foul on Benton - #32 Reece Johnson. HCHS 12, Benton 21
    Posted @ 3p
  17. 13 - 21

    Score Alert

    Hamilton County2nd Quarter
    Hamilton County - makes a Free Throw. HCHS 13, Benton 21
    Posted @ 3p
  18. 13 - 23

    Score Alert

    Benton2nd Quarter
    Benton - #11 Carson Lewis makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 13, Benton 23
    Posted @ 3p
  19. 15 - 23

    Score Alert

    Hamilton County2nd Quarter
    Hamilton County - makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 15, Benton 23
    Posted @ 3:01p
  20. 15 - 23

    Halftime

    Halftime
    HCHS 15, Benton 23
    We noticed it's halftime, please enjoy this video while you wait for the action to resume.
    Posted @ 3:01p
  21. 15 - 23

    Start of 3rd Quarter

    Benton3rd Quarter
    Benton's ball.
    Posted @ 3:11p
  22. 15 - 23

    Foul Alert

    Hamilton County3rd Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Foul on Hamilton County. HCHS 15, Benton 23
    Posted @ 3:12p
  23. 15 - 23

    Foul Alert

    Benton3rd Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Foul on Benton - #14 Jacob Seidel. HCHS 15, Benton 23
    Posted @ 3:12p
  24. 15 - 23

    Foul Alert

    Benton3rd Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Foul on Benton - #11 Carson Lewis. HCHS 15, Benton 23
    Posted @ 3:12p
  25. 17 - 23

    Score Alert

    Hamilton County3rd Quarter
    Hamilton County - makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 17, Benton 23
    Posted @ 3:13p
  26. 17 - 25

    Score Alert

    Benton3rd Quarter
    Benton - #32 Reece Johnson makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 17, Benton 25
    Posted @ 3:13p
  27. 19 - 25

    Score Alert

    Hamilton County3rd Quarter
    Hamilton County - makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 19, Benton 25
    Posted @ 3:14p
  28. 19 - 27

    Score Alert

    Benton3rd Quarter
    Benton - #15 Wyatt Mcclintock makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 19, Benton 27
    Posted @ 3:15p
  29. 19 - 27

    Foul Alert

    Hamilton County3rd Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Foul on Hamilton County - #22. HCHS 19, Benton 27
    Posted @ 3:15p
  30. 19 - 28

    Score Alert

    Benton3rd Quarter
    Benton - #15 Wyatt Mcclintock makes a Free Throw. HCHS 19, Benton 28
    Posted @ 3:15p
  31. 21 - 28

    Score Alert

    Hamilton County3rd Quarter
    Hamilton County - makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 21, Benton 28
    Posted @ 3:15p
  32. 21 - 28

    Foul Alert

    Hamilton County3rd Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Foul on Hamilton County - #23. HCHS 21, Benton 28
    Posted @ 3:16p
  33. 21 - 28

    Foul Alert

    Hamilton County3rd Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Foul on Hamilton County. HCHS 21, Benton 28
    Posted @ 3:17p
  34. 21 - 29

    Score Alert

    Benton3rd Quarter
    Benton - #15 Wyatt Mcclintock makes a Free Throw. HCHS 21, Benton 29
    Posted @ 3:17p
  35. 21 - 32

    Score Alert

    Benton3rd Quarter
    Benton - #25 Brad Hammond makes a 3pt Field Goal. HCHS 21, Benton 32
    Posted @ 3:18p
  36. 21 - 32

    Foul Alert

    Benton3rd Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Foul on Benton - #15 Wyatt Mcclintock. HCHS 21, Benton 32
    Posted @ 3:19p
  37. 21 - 32

    Foul Alert

    Hamilton County3rd Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Foul on Hamilton County - #4. HCHS 21, Benton 32
    Posted @ 3:20p
  38. 21 - 32

    Foul Alert

    Benton3rd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Foul on Benton - #32 Reece Johnson. HCHS 21, Benton 32
    Posted @ 3:21p
  39. 21 - 32

    Foul Alert

    Hamilton County3rd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Foul on Hamilton County - #22. HCHS 21, Benton 32
    Posted @ 3:22p
  40. 24 - 32

    Score Alert

    Hamilton County3rd Quarter
    Hamilton County - #5 makes a 3pt Field Goal. HCHS 24, Benton 32
    Posted @ 3:23p
  41. 24 - 34

    Score Alert

    Benton3rd Quarter
    Benton - #14 Jacob Seidel makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 24, Benton 34
    Posted @ 3:23p
  42. 24 - 34

    Timeout Alert

    Benton3rd Quarter ~2 minutes to go
    Timeout Benton. HCHS 24, Benton 34
    Posted @ 3:23p
  43. 24 - 34

    Foul Alert

    Hamilton County3rd Quarter ~1 minute to go
    Foul on Hamilton County - #12. HCHS 24, Benton 34
    Posted @ 3:26p
  44. 24 - 35

    Score Alert

    Benton3rd Quarter
    Benton - #32 Reece Johnson makes a Free Throw. HCHS 24, Benton 35
    Posted @ 3:26p
  45. 24 - 37

    Score Alert

    Benton3rd Quarter
    Benton - #11 Carson Lewis makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 24, Benton 37
    Posted @ 3:27p
  46. 24 - 37

    Foul Alert

    Hamilton County3rd Quarter Under a minute
    Foul on Hamilton County. HCHS 24, Benton 37
    Posted @ 3:27p
  47. 24 - 38

    Score Alert

    Benton3rd Quarter
    Benton - #15 Wyatt Mcclintock makes a Free Throw. HCHS 24, Benton 38
    Posted @ 3:27p
  48. 24 - 40

    Score Alert

    Benton3rd Quarter
    Benton - #32 Reece Johnson makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 24, Benton 40
    Posted @ 3:28p
  49. 24 - 40

    Foul Alert

    Benton3rd Quarter Under a minute
    Foul on Benton - #15 Wyatt Mcclintock. HCHS 24, Benton 40
    Posted @ 3:28p
  50. 25 - 40

    Score Alert

    Hamilton County3rd Quarter
    Hamilton County - #23 makes a Free Throw. HCHS 25, Benton 40
    Posted @ 3:28p
  51. 26 - 40

    Score Alert

    Hamilton County3rd Quarter
    Hamilton County - #23 makes a Free Throw. HCHS 26, Benton 40
    Posted @ 3:29p
  52. 26 - 40

    End of 3rd Quarter

    4th Quarter
    HCHS 26, Benton 40
    Posted @ 3:29p
  53. 26 - 42

    Score Alert

    Benton4th Quarter
    Benton - #12 Reid Baumgarte makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 26, Benton 42
    Posted @ 3:32p
  54. 26 - 42

    Foul Alert

    Hamilton County4th Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Foul on Hamilton County - #22. HCHS 26, Benton 42
    Posted @ 3:32p
  55. 26 - 43

    Score Alert

    Benton4th Quarter
    Benton - #12 Reid Baumgarte makes a Free Throw. HCHS 26, Benton 43
    Posted @ 3:32p
  56. 26 - 45

    Score Alert

    Benton4th Quarter
    Benton - #12 Reid Baumgarte makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 26, Benton 45
    Posted @ 3:32p
  57. 26 - 45

    Foul Alert

    Hamilton County4th Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Foul on Hamilton County - #44. HCHS 26, Benton 45
    Posted @ 3:34p
  58. 26 - 46

    Score Alert

    Benton4th Quarter
    Benton - #12 Reid Baumgarte makes a Free Throw. HCHS 26, Benton 46
    Posted @ 3:34p
  59. 26 - 47

    Score Alert

    Benton4th Quarter
    Benton - #12 Reid Baumgarte makes a Free Throw. HCHS 26, Benton 47
    Posted @ 3:35p
  60. 26 - 47

    Timeout Alert

    Hamilton County4th Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Timeout Hamilton County. HCHS 26, Benton 47
    Posted @ 3:35p
  61. 28 - 47

    Score Alert

    Hamilton County4th Quarter
    Hamilton County - makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 28, Benton 47
    Posted @ 3:36p
  62. 28 - 49

    Score Alert

    Benton4th Quarter
    Benton - #32 Reece Johnson makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 28, Benton 49
    Posted @ 3:37p
  63. 28 - 49

    Foul Alert

    Benton4th Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Foul on Benton. HCHS 28, Benton 49
    Posted @ 3:38p
  64. 28 - 49

    Foul Alert

    Benton4th Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Foul on Benton - #32 Reece Johnson. HCHS 28, Benton 49
    Posted @ 3:39p
  65. 29 - 49

    Score Alert

    Hamilton County4th Quarter
    Hamilton County - makes a Free Throw. HCHS 29, Benton 49
    Posted @ 3:39p
  66. 30 - 49

    Score Alert

    Hamilton County4th Quarter
    Hamilton County - makes a Free Throw. HCHS 30, Benton 49
    Posted @ 3:39p
  67. 30 - 51

    Score Alert

    Benton4th Quarter
    Benton - #4 Blake Stewart makes a 2pt Field Goal. HCHS 30, Benton 51
    Posted @ 3:40p
  68. 30 - 51

    Foul Alert

    Benton4th Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Foul on Benton - #15 Wyatt Mcclintock. HCHS 30, Benton 51
    Posted @ 3:41p
  69. 30 - 51

    Foul Alert

    Benton4th Quarter ~2 minutes to go
    Foul on Benton - #5. HCHS 30, Benton 51
    Posted @ 3:42p
  70. 31 - 51

    Score Alert

    Hamilton County4th Quarter
    Hamilton County - #55 makes a Free Throw. HCHS 31, Benton 51
    Posted @ 3:42p
  71. 34 - 51

    Score Alert

    Hamilton County4th Quarter
    Hamilton County - #14 makes a 3pt Field Goal. HCHS 34, Benton 51
    Posted @ 3:44p
  72. 34 - 51

    End of Game

    Final
    HCHS 34, Benton 51
    Posted @ 3:45p

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Rankings & Records

Hamilton County (19-20)

NationalILClass
11,417444112
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
15-175-54-49-92-4.469.5001,5011,614

Benton (19-20)

NationalILClass
2,93313020
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
27-87-39-45-313-1.771.7001,8451,542

Team Scoring Averages

Q1Q2Q3Q4OT1Final
Hamilton County
8.811.812.69.84.046.9
Benton
14.113.314.612.74.052.7

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Head-to-Head

  • Benton won on 12/2/2019
    12/2 @ 5:30pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Hamilton County----38
    Benton----43

    The Hamilton County (McLeansboro, IL) varsity basketball team lost Monday's neutral tournament game against Benton (IL) by a score of 43-38.

  • Benton won on 1/20/2020
    1/20 @ 8:30pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Hamilton County51011834
    Benton167171151

    The Hamilton County (McLeansboro, IL) varsity basketball team lost Monday's away tournament game against Benton (IL) by a score of 51-34.

  • Benton won on 2/25/2020
    2/25 @ 6pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Hamilton County----35
    Benton----49

    The Hamilton County (McLeansboro, IL) varsity basketball team lost Tuesday's neutral playoff game against Benton (IL) by a score of 49-35.

Common Opponents

SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.
Hamilton County10-9Benton15-2
DateAwayHomeResultDateAwayHomeResult
12/3/19Hamilton CountyAnna-Jonesboro(L) 52-3312/6/19Anna-JonesboroBenton(W) 45-25
12/6/19Hamilton CountyGoreville(L) 90-6112/7/19BentonGoreville(L) 47-35
12/7/19Hamilton CountyHardin County(W) 64-4712/7/19Hardin CountyBenton(W) 56-44
12/7/19Hamilton CountyJohnston City(W) 64-3112/3/19Johnston CityBenton(W) 59-33
1/17/20Johnston CityHamilton County(W) 47-45
2/21/20Hamilton CountyJohnston City(W) 58-53
12/13/19Edwards CountyHamilton County(W) 62-322/8/20BentonEdwards County(W) 69-36
2/7/20Hamilton CountyEdwards County(W) 50-47
12/17/19Hamilton CountyFairfield(L) 77-522/28/20BentonFairfield(W) 58-45
2/11/20FairfieldHamilton County(L) 71-32
12/20/19Hamilton CountyCarmi-White County(W) 53-4112/17/19BentonCarmi-White County(W) 64-34
2/14/20Carmi-White CountyHamilton County(L) 73-68
12/26/19Hamilton CountyFrankfort(L) 68-3712/20/19BentonFrankfort(W) 50-30
2/7/20FrankfortBenton(W) 56-45
12/28/19Hamilton CountyHarrisburg(W) 55-471/3/20HarrisburgBenton(W) 69-53
2/14/20BentonHarrisburg(W) 68-52
2/26/20BentonHarrisburg(W) 54-53
1/14/20Hamilton CountyCarterville(L) 67-592/1/20CartervilleBenton(W) 63-49
1/22/20Hamilton CountyPinckneyville(L) 59-241/25/20PinckneyvilleBenton(L) 64-60
1/24/20Hamilton CountyVandalia(W) 49-471/22/20BentonVandalia(W) 62-49
1/25/20Hamilton CountySesser-Valier(L) 40-221/24/20Sesser-ValierBenton(W) 47-39
1/25/20Hamilton CountyMeridian(W) 65-461/25/20MeridianBenton(W) 76-62

Record Breakdown

Hamilton County (19-20)

Benton (19-20)

15-17
Overall
27-8
5-5
League
7-3
3-4
Non-League
6-1
0-3
Head to Head
3-0
10-9
Common Opponent
15-2
4-4
Home
9-4
9-9
Away
5-3
2-4
Neutral
13-1
0-1
Playoff
3-1
15-17
In-State
26-8
0-0
Out-of-State
1-0