Posted On: 03/11/21 8:30 PM

Thursday night we caught two quality Chicago teams with one coming from the Public League and other from Catholic League.  St. Ignatius got out to an early lead, but looked like they were going to lose until some magic in the last minute on a game winner with under 30 seconds left.  St. Ignatius won 54-53.  Here is our 5 Takeaways: St. Ignatius vs Curie!


St. Ignatius Wings Continue Stock Rise

All season the wings have been the go to players for Ignatius.  This game was no exception.  Silky smooth 2022 wing AJ Redd AJ Redd 6'2" | SG St. Ignatius | 2022 State IL slithered his way to the hoop on an array of drives as he converts with excellent body control at the cup.  Went for 13 points.  His running mate 2023 strong bodied wing Richard Barron Richard Barron 6'4" | SG St. Ignatius | 2023 State IL hit his usual corner three off the catch along with several powerful takes where he displayed fluid handles and some shake.  Went for 12 points.  Both should have D1s monitoring them.


Post Players Make Difference for St. Ignatius in Win

The difference was the play of the big men for the CCL squad.  Kolby Gilles Kolby Gilles 6'5" | PF St. Ignatius | 2022 State IL came up huge late with the game winning bucket. 

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