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The Sparta (IL) varsity basketball team won Saturday's home conference game against Carterville (IL) by a score of 71-59.

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Carterville----59
Sparta----71
Final score provided by J. Fowler.
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Game Story

Illinois High School Basketball - Carterville knocked off by Sparta

February 15, 2020: Sparta, IL 62286

The Sparta Bulldogs basketball team scored 71 points and held the visiting Carterville Lions to 59 in the Bulldogs league triumph on Saturday.

The Bulldogs now sport a 13-14 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Anna-Jonesboro for a Southern Illinois River-to-River - Mississippi contest on Friday, February 21. Sparta will meet a Wildcats team coming off a 45-42 league win over DuQuoin (DuQuoin, IL). The Wildcats record now stands at 11-18.

The Lions (12-15) will now prepare for their contest against Harrisburg (Harrisburg, IL). The Bulldogs enter the non-league contest with a 9-14 record. In their last contest, Harrisburg was topped by Murphysboro (Murphysboro, IL), 61-37, in a league outing.

Rankings & Records

Carterville (19-20)

NationalILClass
7,12429262
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
13-174-65-85-63-3.433.4001,5401,650

Sparta (19-20)

NationalILClass
11,181435110
OverallConferenceHomeAwayNeutralWin %Conference %PFPA
13-163-75-52-76-4.448.3001,5591,594

Team Scoring Averages

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Carterville
13.610.113.311.551.3
Sparta
13.013.016.016.453.8

Head-to-Head

  • Sparta won on 1/10/2020
    1/10 @ 7:45pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Sparta----55
    Carterville----53

    The Sparta (IL) varsity basketball team won Friday's away conference game against Carterville (IL) by a score of 55-53.

  • Sparta won on 2/15/2020
    2/15 @ 7:45pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Carterville----59
    Sparta----71

    The Carterville (IL) varsity basketball team lost Saturday's away conference game against Sparta (IL) by a score of 71-59.

Record Breakdown

Carterville (19-20)

Sparta (19-20)

13-17
Overall
13-16
4-6
League
3-7
5-4
Non-League
2-4
0-2
Head to Head
2-0
8-4
Common Opponent
2-11
5-8
Home
5-5
5-6
Away
2-7
3-3
Neutral
6-4
0-0
Playoff
0-1
12-16
In-State
13-16
1-1
Out-of-State
0-0