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The Benton (IL) varsity basketball team won Tuesday's neutral tournament game against Johnston City (IL) by a score of 59-33.

Game Details: Goreville tournament

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Johnston City2913933
Benton1213211359
Final score provided by S. Burzynski.
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Game Story

Illinois High School Basketball - Benton crushes Johnston City

December 3, 2019: Johnston City, IL 62951

Benton Rangers (Benton, IL) backers were in high spirits Tuesday as they witnessed their basketball squad bounce the host Johnston City Indians (Johnston City, IL), 59-33 in a non-league bout.

With the win, Benton upgrades its record to 1-0 on the season. The Rangers travel to Anna-Jonesboro (Anna, IL) to play the Wildcats in a non-league bout on Friday, December 6. The Wildcats go into the bout with a record of 2-1. Anna-Jonesboro won 52-33 in their recent non-league bout against Hamilton County (McLeansboro, IL)

Next up, the Indians play the Hardin County Cougars (Elizabethtown, IL) in a non-league bout, on Friday, December 6. Johnston City will attempt to upgrade on its 0-2 season record. The Cougars go into the bout with a 0-1 record after their 68-47 non-league loss to Anna-Jonesboro (Anna, IL).

Rankings & Records

Johnston City (19-20)

NationalILClass
16,764629167
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
7-250-103-62-82-11.219.0001,4441,815

Benton (19-20)

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

Team Scoring Averages

Q1Q2Q3Q4OT1Final
Johnston City
10.410.911.313.3-45.1
Benton
14.113.314.612.74.052.7

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Record Breakdown

Johnston City (19-20)

Benton (19-20)

7-25
Overall
27-8
0-10
League
7-3
5-4
Non-League
6-1
0-1
Head to Head
1-0
0-17
Common Opponent
10-1
3-6
Home
9-4
2-8
Away
5-3
2-11
Neutral
13-1
0-0
Playoff
3-1
7-25
In-State
26-8
0-0
Out-of-State
1-0