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Goodwin scores 42, but Althoff falls to Chaminade

The Althoff Catholic High School Crusaders of Belleville, Illinois, took on Missouri power Chaminade in the championship game of the annual Chick-fil-A Classic boys basketball tournament Saturday at Belleville East High School. The defending IHSA Class 3A state champion Crusaders were led by senior Jordan Goodwin, who will continue playing next season for the Saint Louis University Billikens. Chaminade was led by junior and top college prospect Jericole Hellems.

Boys Basketball

Pickett leads Lancers charge, tops West for third place

The Belleville East Lancers finished in third place of the Chick-fil-A Classic at Belleville East High School in southern Illinois. Javon Pickett, who has committed to play next season for John Groce at the University of Illinois in Champaign, scored 30 points in a late charge. Belleville East and the Belleville West Maroons will play in Southwestern Conference play Tuesday in the St. Louis metro-east.

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Althoff falls short of Chick-fil-A Classic title

Althoff senior Jordan Goodwin attempts a three-point basket at the buzzer to tie Chaminade in regulation of the Chick-fil-A Classic at Belleville East. The shot missed and Missouri's No. 2 ranked team triumphed.
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Althoff falls short of Chick-fil-A Classic title 0:51

Althoff falls short of Chick-fil-A Classic title

Pickett leads East to third place at Chick-fil-A Classic 2:09

Pickett leads East to third place at Chick-fil-A Classic

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Central claims second-straight Nashville Invitational Tournament title

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