Illinois High School Basketball - Lovejoy beaten by MurphysboroJanuary 25, 2022: Murphysboro, IL 62966
In Tuesday's non-league match, the host Murphysboro Red Devils basketball team scored a good 50-34 triumph over the Lovejoy Wildcats.
In their next game, the Red Devils face the Massac County Patriots (Metropolis, IL) in a Southern Illinois River-to-River - Ohio match, on Friday, January 28. Murphysboro will attempt to move on its 20-1 season record. The Patriots enter the match with a 16-7 record after their 78-24 non-league win over Century (Ullin, IL).
With the defeat, Lovejoy moves to 2-11 on the year. The Wildcats travel to Madison (Madison, IL) to face the Trojans in a non-league match on Saturday, February 5. The Trojans enter the match with a record of 12-7.