CARTERVILLE (WSIL) -- Massac County boys basketball remains unbeaten and improves to 9-0, 6-0 in the Southern Illinois River-to-River Conference. The Patriots went on a third quarter run to sprint past Herrin 52-39. Will Harmon had a pair of late third quarter baskets, including a buzzer beater, to give the Patriots some separation.
In the Black Diamond, Amaiah Hargrove scored 17 points to lead Christopher past Vienna 45-39 and put the Bearcats in the conference driver seat.
On senior night, Carterville was able to hold off Anna-Jonesboro 41-34 in a back-and-forth contest.
Boys Basketball Scores:
Goreville 64, Hardin County 54
Agape Christian 61, Elverado 29. Knights improve to 11-1 on the season. John Daly led the way with 24 points.
Johnston City 57, Century 26
Nashville 62, Carterville 46
Girls Basketball Scores:
Elverado 57, Agape Christian 40
Eldorado 40, Carmi-White County 27 (Eldorado improves to 5-2 (4-1 Black Diamond Conference); Emma Wargel led Eldorado with 13 points; Jessica Smith led Carmi-White County with 8 points
Hamilton County 42, Johnston City 32
Benton 49, West Frankfort 26 (Benton's Braelyn Miller game-high/career high 20 points). Benton improves to 9-1, 8-0 SIRR Ohio
Herrin 38, Murphysboro 30
Chester 60, Sesser-Valier-Waltonville 54
Fairfield 51, Edwards County 40
Marion 73, Carbondale 51
Du Quoin 45, Pinckneyville 38