By Joe Collins & Taylor Bell
1 Simeon (2-0)
Results: Defeated Hillcrest Saturday 69-51 and Notre Dame 73-53 on Sunday. Jabari Parker had 26 points in the victory over Hillcrest and 22 against Notre Dame.
This Week: Friday vs. No. 13 Farragut.
2 Warren (5-0)
Results: Darius Pauls 16 points, 10 rebounds and six assists helped the Blue Devils take down 16th-ranked New Trier on Saturday, 64-46.
This Week: Tuesday at Stevenson; Friday at Mundelein
3 Whitney Young (1-0)
Results: Defeated Kinston High School (NC) 82-61 Friday. Tommy Hamilton has a torn patella tendon and will miss six weeks. How will that impact the Dolphins?
This Week: No games scheduled. Next game 1214 vs. Orr.
4 Proviso East (5-0)
Results: Defeated Raby 79-53 in Springfield Saturday. The Pirates got 13 points and five assists from Keith Carter in the victory.
This Week: Friday vs. Addison Trail
5 Curie (1-0)
Results: The Condors got a scare from Bowman (IN) HS, but survived in an 81-71 overtime thriller Saturday. Devin Foster led all scorers with 30.
This Week: Tuesday vs. Uplift; Saturday vs. Champaign-Centennial (Shootout At The HallChampaign)
6 Downers Grove South (5-1)
Results: Defeated Hinsdale South 58-46 Friday and Oak Park-River Forest 54-44 Saturday.
This Week: Jerron Wilbut, who did not play in the OPRF victory (coaches decision), should be back for Fridays contest at Morton
7 Bogan (4-0)
Results: No games played.
This Week: No games scheduled. Next game 1214 vs. Chicago Vocational.
8 St. Rita (2-0)
Results: Defeated Lake Forest Academy Tuesday 79-61 and De La Salle 66-64 (OT) Friday. Tony Hicks was unstoppable in a huge win against the Meteors.
This Week: Tuesday vs. Marist; Friday at Gonzaga DC Classic
9 Homewood-Flossmoor (4-1)
Results: Defeated Joliet West 60-53 Friday and No. 15 Morgan Park 57-47 Saturday. Maurius Hill, Tyrone Sherman and Delvon Rencher pace the Vikings.
This Week: Friday at Lockport
10 De La Salle (4-1)
Results: Lost to No. 8 St. Rita 66-64 (OT) Friday. Alvin Ellis tallied a double-double (24 points, 12 rebounds), but could not outlast St. Rita. Tough schedule awaits.
This Week: Tuesday vs. No. 13 Farragut; Friday at No. 12 St. Joseph
11 Crete-Monee (3-1)
Results: Defeated Tinley Park 67-45 Saturday. Michael Orris (19 points) and Laquon Treadwell (14 points, 10 rebounds) guide the Warrior attack.
This Week: Friday vs. Rich East, Saturday vs. Notre Dame (Shootout At The HallChampaign)
12 St. Joseph (3-2)
Results: Defeated Hales 59-42 Wednesday. A.J. Patty and Reggie Johnson contained Hales. Can they do the same against De La Salle?
This Week: Friday vs. No. 10 De La Salle
13 Farragut (2-1)
Results: Lost To Harlan 74-72 Saturday, defeated Thornton 71-45 Sunday. No rest for the Admirals as a top 10 team awaits.
This Week: Tuesday at No. 10 De La Salle; Friday vs. No. 1 Simeon
14 Crane (1-0)
Results: Defeated St. Charles North 52-45 Saturday. Willie Conner tallied 28 points and nine rebounds as the Cougars get their first win of the year.
This Week: Tuesday at Seton Academy, Saturday at Peoria HS (River City Shootout)
15 Morgan Park (1-1)
Results: Lost to No. 9 Homewood-Flossmoor 57-47 Saturday. Billy Garrett scored a game-high 18, but it was not enough to corral the Vikings.
This Week: Saturday at Soldan International (St. Louis, MO)
16 New Trier (5-1)
Results: Defeated Deerfield 46-31 Tuesday, lost to No. 2 Warren 64-46 Saturday. Dartmouth-bound Connor Boehm scored 10 points in the loss to the Blue Devils.
This Week: Tuesday vs. Niles West, Thursday vs. Glenbrook South
17 Andrew (4-0)
Results: Defeated Thornton 58-56 Friday. Jawad Adekoya netted 18 points in a nice road win for the Thunderbolts.
This Week: Friday vs. Stagg
18 Bloom (5-0)
Results: Defeated Plainfield North 62-44 Saturday. The Blazing Trojans outrebounded the Tigers 38-14.
This Week: Tuesday at Thornwood, Friday vs. Rich Central
19 Evanston (7-0)
Results: Defeated Maine East 77-65 Tuesday and Maine South 36-35 Saturday.
This Week: Friday vs. Waukegan, Saturday at Loyola
20 Morton (4-0)
Results: Defeated Willowbrook 68-38. Rocco Belcaster and Walter Perez help the Mustangs get off to a 4-0 start.
This Week: Friday vs. No. 6 Downers Grove South
Looming and Lurking: Oak Park-River Forest, Hyde Park, Oswego, Waukegan, St. Charles North, Notre Dame, Riverside-Brookfield, Seton, North Chicago, Metea Valley