Inside the matchup: When Palmyra last defeated QND in 2013, it came into the game with a 5-0 record and a championship at the Monroe City Tournament. The Panthers crushed South Shelby 75-28 and Louisiana 78-48 to reach the final at Monroe City, and they d
QUINCY -- A momentous occasion deserves a memorable performance. Defensively, the Quincy High School boys basketball team delivered in that regard. "There's no doubt about it," Quincy coach Andy Douglas said. "Our defense was suffocating to say the least."
BETHALTO, Ill. -- Quincy Notre Dame cut Bethalto Civic Memorial's lead to six points late in the third quarter but couldn't get any closer in a 64-46 loss Saturday afternoon. The Eagles made their first six 3-point attempts and led 20-10 after the first qu
QUINCY -- It took a while for the Kirkwood women's basketball team to shake John Wood Community College Saturday afternoon. In the end, the Lady Blazers couldn't handle the Eagles' defensive intensity and drives to the basket. Kirkwood kept a double-digit
CANTON, Mo. -- LaVion Wilson scored a game-high 17 points as the Canton boys basketball team beat Liberty 51-31 Saturday night. Wilson did all of his scoring from either inside the 3-point line or from the free-throw line. He had seven field goals and went
MONROE CITY, Mo. -- The Palmyra boys basketball team made 9 of 15 free throws in the fourth quarter to seal a 65-57 victory over Monroe City to clinch the 93rd annual Monroe City Tournament title Saturday. It's Palmyra's first tournament title since 2013.
MONROE CITY, Mo. -- The Louisiana boys basketball team overcame an overtime-forcing buzzer beater and a late overtime deficit to beat Mark Twain 59-58 in the third-place game of the Monroe City Tournament Saturday. The Bulldogs trailed 37-33 after three qu
MONROE CITY, Mo. -- The Monroe City girls basketball team held off South Shelby for a 54-48 victory to win the Monroe City Tournament title Saturday. The Panthers repeated as tournament champs and won their third title since 2012. Monroe City (5-0) took ad
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- The Hannibal-LaGrange University women's basketball team is still without a victory on the season after an 82-60 American Midwest Conference loss to Stephens College Saturday afternoon. The Trojans fall to 0-10 on the year and 0-5 in AMC p
CANTON, Mo. -- The Culver-Stockton College men's basketball team had no answer for Graceland's hot shooting in a 97-75 Heart of America Athletic Conference loss Saturday at Charles Field House. Graceland (9-5, 3-0 Heart) shot 52.5 percent for the game, and