Saturday, November 28, 2015

All-Tournament teams

First team

Trayvon Tyler, Rockford Auburn, senior, guard.
Tajuan Agee, Chicago Hyde Park, senior, forward.
Justin Thomas, Indianapolis Pike, senior, guard.
Dulan Scott, Chicago Farragut, senior, guard.
Christian Negron, Elgin Larkin, junior, forward.

Second team

Carlos Campos, Janesville Parker, senior, guard.
Ashton Miller, Madison La Follette, senior, guard.
Caleb Sellers, Freeport, junior, guard.
Trayvon Ross, Chicago Dunbar, sophomore, guard.
Chris Burnell, Rockford East, freshman, guard.

205 Tip-Off Classic leading scorers



Auburn takes second in Tip-Off Classic by blasting La Follette

ROCKFORD -- Auburn jumped on Madison La Follette early and didn't let up, capturing second place in the 205 Tip-Off Classic with a 72-39 win.

The Knights, which won the inaugeral tournament last year, finished 3-1. La Follette was 1-1 in its two games.

Trayvon Tyler and Daevion Dixon combined for 19 points in the first half as the Knights sprinted to a 39-16 lead. Dixon finished with 15 and Tyler 12. Sophomore Yahmir Muhammad also had 12 for Auburn.

Senior guard Ashton Miller had 18 for La Follette, which plays in the Big Eight conference in Wisconsin against schools from Madison, Middleton, Janesville and Beloit. Sophomore Anthony West added 13.

Rockford Auburn 72, Madison La Follette 39
La Follette  6   10  15   8  -- 39
Auburn      16  23  16  17 -- 72
La Follette -- West 5 2-5 13; Miller 8 0-0 18; Soba 1 2-2 4; Jordan 1 0-0 2; Dunn 1 0-0 2. Totals 16 4-7 39.
Auburn -- Tyler 3 4-10 12; Dixon 4 6-8 15; Richardson 3 0-0 6; Davis 4 1-4 9; Muhammad 4 2-2 12; Ford 4 0-0 10; Parchman 1 1-2 3; Sturlin 1 0-0 3; Wilson 1 0-0 2. Totals 25 14-26 72.

Freeport picks up first win by beating Dunbar

ROCKFORD -- Freeport finished the 205 Tip-Off Classic on a hot streak, knocking down 13 three-point shots to beat Chicago Dunbar, 83-65.

Both Freeport and Dunbar finished the tournament 1-3.

Caleb Sellers made five three-pointers on his way to a tournament-high 28 points. Bailey Frank and Grant Holman added three three-pointers each and 13 points for Freeport, which outscored Dunbar 20-8 in the first quarter and were never threatened after.

Patrick Bishop led Dunbar with 24 points and Trayvon Ross added 12.

Freeport 83, Chicago Dunbar 65
Dunbar  8  10  27  21 -- 65
Freeport  20  19  25  17 -- 83
Dunbar -- Robinson 0 1-4 1; Wright 2 0-0 5; Stevens 2 1-2 6; Ross 4 4-4 12; Bishop 11 1-4 24; Scurlock 1 0-0 2; Lamb 5 0-0 10; Peak 1 2-4 4. Totals 26 9-18 65.
Freeport -- Vandenburgh 3 0-0 7; Offard 0 3-8 3; Hiteman 2 0-0 4; Jackson 1 0-0 3; Hayward 0 1-2 1; Sellers 10 3-4 28; Holman 4 2-2 13; Stacy 1 0-0 2; Frank 3 4-4 13; Buckwalter 2 5-5 9. Totals 26 13-25 83.
3-pt FG, Dunbar 3 (Wright, Stevens, Bishop), Freeport 13 (Sellers 5, Holman 3, Frank 3, Vandenburgh, Jackson).

Farragut rallies to beat East


ROCKFORD -- Chicago Farragut outscored East 21-9 in the fourth quarter Saturday to score a 53-47 victory on the E-Rabs' court.

The victory gives the Admiral's a final 205 Tip-Off Classic record of 3-1. East finished 1-3.

East built a 22-8 lead halfway through the second quarter but Farragut rallied to cut the margin to 25-21 at halftime. East held a 38-32 lead after three quarters.

Dulan Scott led the Admirals with 22 points. Kevian Evans, with 10 points, was the only E-Rab in double figures.

Chicago Farragut 53, Rockford East 47
Farragut   6  15  11  21 -- 53
East         14  11  13   9 -- 47
Farragut -- Robinson 5 2-3 16, Jones 0 1-2 1, Hayslett 3 1-2 10, Scott 7 6-11 22, Strong 1 0-1 2, Dent 1 0-0 2, Totals 17 10-19 53.
East -- Moore 1 6-10 8, Charles Burnell 4 0-0 9, Evans 4 0-0 10, Robinson 3 0-0 8, Gowan 3 0-2 8, Chris Burnell 2 0-1 4, Totals 17 6-13 47.
3pt FG -- Farragut 9 (Robinson 4, Hayslett 3, Scott 2), East 7 (Evans 2, Robinson 2, Gowan 2, Charles Burnell).

Long-distance shooting leads Larkin over Parker

ROCKFORD -- Elgin Larkin evened its 205 Tip-Off Classic record at 2-2 by riding the hot shooting of A.J. Hunter and Keyvon Kyles to a 62-55 win over Janesville Parker.

Hunter and Kyles scored 28 points between them, including hitting six three-pointers at Rockford Auburn. Christian Negron chipped in 12 points as well.

The Royals led by five at halftime and built the lead to 10 before the Vikings rallied in the fourth quarter. Parker cut the lead to three with less than two minutes to play before falling short. Carlos Campos led Parker with 17 points and Darion Young added 14 points.

Wisconsin limits its teams to fewer season games than does Illinois so Parker, along with Madison La Follette and Indianapolis Pike of Indiana played just two games in the tournament. The Vikings finished 1-1.

Elgin Larkin 62, Janesville Parker 55
Parker  15  10  10  20 -- 55
Larkin  15  15  15  17 -- 62
Parker -- Young 6 2-3 14; Campos 7 0-0 17; Weis 1 0-0 2; Empereuer 5 0-1 12; Brooks 4 0-0 8; Velazquez 1 0-0 2. Totals 24 2-4 55.
Larkin -- Hunter 4 4-6 16; Adams 0 6-8 6; Kyles 3 4-5 12; Negron 4 4-7 12; Mardis 3 1-2 9; Shaw 1 0-0 2; Burns 1 0-0 2; Ivy 2 0-0 4. Totals 18 19-28 62.

Dunbar keeps Guilford winless

ROCKFORD -- Patrick Bishop scored 17 points to lead Chicago Dunbar to a 45-37 win over Guilford at East High Saturday as the Vikings finished the tournament 0-4.

Dunbar took a 1-2 record into Saturday afternoon's game against Freeport at Auburn.

Bishop was the only player in double figures in the game. Tenoah Tatum and Nick Wallace led Guilford with seven points each.

Chicago Dunbar 45, Rockford Guilford 37
Guilford 10 8 10 9 -- 37
Dunbar 10 16 13 6 -- 45
Guilford -- Peterson 1 0-1 3, Gregg 1 3-4 5, Tatum 3 2-7 8, Coates 3 1-1 7, Vanderwaal 2 2-6 6, Wallace 2 4-4 8, Totals 12 12-23 37.
Dunbar -- Robinson 1 1-2 3, Wright 1 0-0 3, Stevens 1 0-0 3, Blanton 3 1-2 7, Cashery 0 2-4 2, Ross 1 0-0 2, Bishop 6 5-10 17, Peak 0 2-2 2, Scurlock 0 0-2 0, Lamb 2 2-6 6, Totals 15 13-28 45.
3pt FG -- Guilford 1 (Peterson), Dunbar 2 (Wright, Stevens).